Portage Lake District Library (Michigan U.P.)

The Portage Lake District Library seeks an inclusive and forward-thinking leader to serve as Director. Located in the Upper Peninsula of Michigan, the library serves residents who live in the City of Houghton and Portage Charter Township.

This region of Michigan is popular with tourists who love its beautiful scenery, wide-ranging arts and cultural activities, and exceptional recreational opportunities. Add in a variety of dining options, craft breweries, and unique shopping spots and it’s clear why Houghton routinely lands on “Best Small Towns in America” lists. 

Houghton is home to Michigan Technological University, one of the nation’s leading public research universities. Also located in the area is Finlandia University, a private co-educational liberal arts college.

Salary $60,000/year or higher, negotiable based on experience and qualifications. Relocation assistance available.

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