Chattanooga, TN: Manuscripts Archivist, University of Tennessee at Chattanooga

Job Opening Title: Manuscripts Archivist

Employer Name: University of Tennessee at Chattanooga

Job Location: Chattanooga, Tennessee

Application Deadline: July 19, 2019

Link to job posting: https://ut.taleo.net/careersection/utc_faculty/jobdetail.ftl?job=190000017I

Years of experience required: 2

Job Description (if URL to posting not available). Please include instructions for how to apply.: The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga (UTC) Library seeks applicants for the position of Manuscripts Archivist in the Special Collections unit. Reporting to the Director of Special Collections, this tenure-track position is responsible for the overall management of Manuscripts and Chattanooga History Collections’ materials, including significant contemporary congressional collections with extensive born-digital holdings. The Manuscripts Archivist leads engagement and teaching efforts with manuscript collections to advance discovery and learning, promotes manuscript holdings through outreach, instruction, research and reference services, and cultivates partnerships that connect the Library’s expertise, resources, and services with the varying needs of a diverse constituency.

Candidates must submit applications electronically through the UTC Faculty Career Site at https://ut.taleo.net/careersection/utc_faculty/jobdetail.ftl?job=190000017I. The review of applications begins on July 19, 2019 and continues until the position is filled.