University Archivist and Records Manager
The Albert B. Alkek Library at Texas State University - San Marcos is seeking
qualified applicants for the position of University Archivist and Records Manager.
This new position is responsible for establishing and administering the University
Archives and Records Program at Texas State and reports to the Assistant Vice
President, University Library.
RESPONSIBILITIES: Develop and oversee the university-wide records management
program and establish collection development, processing, and collection
maintenance policies for the University Archives. Update and maintain the
University's records retention and disposition schedules. Promote the records
management program within the University community. Provide reference and
instruction services for the University Archives. Engage in professional activities in
accordance with Texas State University's standards for promotion for professional
QUALIFICATIONS: Required: ALA-accredited Master's Degree. Previous experience
in archival administration and/or institutional records management in a university or
college environment. Demonstrated knowledge of archival principles and practices.
Familiarity with archival description standards. Program development experience.
Problem solving and decision-making skills. Strong interpersonal and
communication skills. Ability to effectively use computer hardware and software.
Preferred: Two or more years of professional experience in archival administration
and/or institutional records management.
SALARY AND BENEFITS: $32,400-$51,276 depending on assigned rank based on
qualifications and experience. Available hiring ranks for this position include
Assistant Librarian, Associate Librarian and Librarian. Advancement in rank is
available through the Librarian Career Ladder. Benefits include monthly contribution
to health insurance/benefits package and retirement program. No state or local
Texas State: www.txstate.edu/ Texas State University - San Marcos, the largest
campus in the Texas State University System, is a doctoral granting university
located in the burgeoning Austin-San Antonio corridor. Its location on the banks of
the San Marcos River provides recreational and leisure activities throughout the
Texas State's 27,171 students choose from 115 undergraduate, 84 masters and 6
Ph.D. graduate degree programs offered by seven colleges (Applied Art. Business
Administration, Education, Fine Arts and Communication, Health Professions,
Liberal Arts, and Science), the University College, and the Graduate College.
Apply online at http://www.humanresources.txstate.edu/
Texas State University - San Marcos is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Texas State,
a member of the Texas State University System, is committed to increasing the
number of women and minorities in administrative and professional positions.
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