EMILY CARR UNIVERSITY OF ART AND DESIGN
Emily Carr University of Art and Design, a world renowned artistic learning community located on Granville Island, invites applications and nominations for the position of University Librarian.
The University Librarian is responsible for the leadership, strategic direction and vision for the provision of Library services and resources in support of the goals, objectives and philosophy of the University, including leading the growth and transition to a new campus. Candidates will have an ALA/CLA accredited Library degree (minimum Masters level), including a background in art studies, and at least ten years of successful progressive library administrative and leadership experience in a comparable academic environment with a focus on art and design. Experience in a leadership role in a unionized, public sector setting including financial management, strategic and project planning, process improvement initiatives, decision-making, as well as achievement in the area of people and transformational leadership and collaboration. Strong interpersonal, collaboration and communication skills are critical.
Please see our website for more details: www.ecuad.ca/about/careers/jobs
Applications will be reviewed starting 19 March 2010 until the position is filled. To ensure consideration, documentation should be submitted by that date. We thank all applicants for their interest, but only those selected for interviews will be contacted.
As an employment equity employer, we encourage applications from women, First Nations, visible minorities and people with disabilities. All qualified persons are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents of Canada will be given priority.