Durham, NH: Visual Resources Librarian, University of New Hampshire

Posting Number/Job Order # 0903475
Classification Title: LIBRARY SPECIALIST
Operating Title Visual Resources Librarian
Department UNH-COLA Art & Art History
Location University of New Hampshire
Posting Date: 02-17-2016
Closing Date
Posting Open to Internal Candidates Only? No
Interested Internal Candidates Exist? No
Percent Time Information (FTE) 1.00
Appointment Type Regular Position with Benefits

Additional Salary Information:
(Salaried/hourly rates are set within the pay range based on each candidate’s education and experience, job responsibilities, internal equity, and/or available department funding.)
Minimum – $47920, Quartile – $54370, Maximum – $73700

Summary of Position
The person in this position manages the Visual Resource Center within the Department of Art and Art History. Contributes to the development of a core digital image collection to support the curriculum, including image production, user support for digital assets, general hardware and software troubleshooting, and consultation on best practices for daily use of digital resources. Reports to the Art History Coordinator and the Chair of the Department of Art and Art History.

Acceptable Minimum Qualifications
Masters degree and two years experience in the visual arts or library and information science or related field, or Bachelor’s degree plus four years relevant experience. Master’s degree preferred.
A strong background in digital imaging and computer troubleshooting skills with competence in both Microsoft Windows and Mac OS environments. Experience with principles of color-managed workflows, digital copy photography, reflective and transmissive scanning techniques, and batch editing/automation techniques. Expert skill in use of common image manipulation and presentation software. Experience with relational database software, data entry, and reporting. Expertise with digital library resources such as ARTstor required. Supervisory and administrative ability required.

Additional Desirable Qualifications:
A background in Art History is preferred and an interest in the visual arts is essential.

None applicable
EEO Statement
The University of New Hampshire is an Equal Opportunity/Equal Access/Affirmative Action institution. The university seeks excellence through diversity among its administrators, faculty, staff, and students. The university prohibits discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, veteran status, or marital status. Application by members of all underrepresented groups is encouraged.

Salary is complemented by a generous benefits package which includes medical, dental, retirement, tuition, and paid time off.

This is an abbreviated version of the full posting. To view the complete job posting, please visit USNH Careers and search for posting #0903475.

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