Dean of Library Services

Booth Library at Eastern Illinois University

Booth Library at Eastern Illinois University in Charleston seeks a Dean of Library Services to provide coordination, supervision, and administration of programs and activities of the Library. The successful candidate must provide leadership in the development of mission and goals for the Library and make recommendations to the Executive Vice President for Academic Affairs on all aspects of library services including budgets, collections, development, and evaluation of faculty and staff. The dean will also be required to provide leadership for the Center for Student Innovation, as well as collaborate closely with the Faculty Development & Innovation Center (FDIC) and provide operational support for the FDIC and its staff.  Application materials must be submitted electronically to Interfolio at http://apply.interfolio.com/112935. Review of applications begins Nov. 25, 2022, and continues until position is filled. For questions about the search, please contact Dr. Ryan Hendrickson (rchendrickson@eiu.edu). Proposed starting date to be negotiated with a Spring 2023 date preferred. The selected candidate will be expected to start no later than July 1, 2023.