Digital Preservation and Curation Officer
Arizona State University Library Job Location: Arizona Date Created: 10-17-2018
ASU Library is seeking to hire a highly motivated, collaborative and service-oriented information professional to assume the newly created position of Digital Preservation and Curation Officer. The Digital Preservation and Curation Officer, reporting the Associate University Librarian for Technology Services, will work closely with Library administration and departments/units as well as University constituents to plan, develop, implement, and communicate digital preservation and curation policies, strategies, workflows, processes, and practices to ensure the long-term viability of digital assets under the Library’s stewardship. The person in this position will help to develop partnerships, programs, and capabilities to position the ASU Library, the university, and the state of Arizona with regard to exemplary digital preservation and curation processes. Additionally, this individual, representing the ASU Library, will actively participate in consortia to scaffold efforts concerning digital preservation at the local, national and international level.
ASU Library is a strong supporter of student success and a critical partner in realizing the New American University mission of access, excellence and impact. Success at ASU is measured not by whom we exclude, but rather by whom we include and how they succeed.
For complete position description, qualification requirements and application instructions please visit the ASU Library website at: http://lib.asu.edu/Employment/
Application deadline is November 14, 2018; if not filled, applications will be reviewed weekly thereafter until the search is closed.
Hiring is contingent upon eligibility to work in the United States. A background check is required for employment.
ASU is a VEVRAA Federal contractor and an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and actively seeks diversity among applicants and promotes a diverse workforce.