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Associate University Librarian for Analytics, Collections & Outreach

Buffalo, New York ~ January 13, 2020

["•\tDirects all aspects of the unit, ensuring that the library’s strategic and annual plans are incorporated into and accomplished through unit goals and objectives;\r\n•\tGuides, develops, and supervises middle managers directly and through them manages additional faculty and staff;\r\n•\tAssesses operating and staffing needs, develops plans accordingly;\r\n•\tManages resources and project plans, sets priorities, ensures sustained progress toward achieving goals, and drives continuous improvement in operations and services;\r\n•\tCollaborates with AUL for Distinctive Collections & Digital Programs, the AUL for Law, the AUL for Administration, and other members of the senior leadership team on creating and supporting new services, identifying areas of growth and need, and makes determinations about services and activities that should be discontinued.", "•\tDevelops comprehensive collection strategies that include preservation, conservation and digital content;\r\n•\tOversees the development of content selection strategies to create and promote the Library’s extensive principal collections in all formats;\r\n•\tLeads long-term planning, collaboration and assessment for collection services and projects that advance the Library’s strategic plan;\r\n•\tAssesses collection needs of new academic programs and determines budgetary implications;\r\n•\tManages the library’s materials budget (approximately $9M in FY2019-20) \r\n•\tRepresents the University Libraries in university-wide planning for collections’ initiatives and in local, regional and national arenas;\r\n•\tRepresents the University Libraries in SUNY-wide collection negotiations.", "•\tProvides overall direction for delivery services including circulation, interlibrary loan, shelving, reserves, Delivery + services, and Library Annex operations;\r\n•\tProvides support to implement inventive approaches to new user services.", "•\tProvides collaborative leadership to build out an innovative center in the libraries that will provide data services to researchers in the health science disciplines;\r\n•\tActively supports the promotion of data curation services to the campus community;\r\n•\tSupports the development of training and educational opportunities for data-related topics for librarians, staff and the broader UB community.", "•\tDevelops strategies for cultivating collaborative working relationships among scholars, librarians, staff and students that align services proactively with academic priorities;\r\n•\tProvides direction for liaison activities including research consultation, instruction, and outreach services."]

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