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: May 24, 2021

Salary Range: $48,000+

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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, the Manuscripts Archivist is responsible for the overall management of Manuscripts and Chattanooga History Collections’ materials. The Manuscripts Archivist leads engagement efforts with manuscript collections to advance discovery and learning, promotes manuscript holdings through outreach, research and reference services, and cultivates partnerships that connect the Library’s expertise, resources, and services with the varying needs of a diverse constituency. The Manuscripts Archivist also collaborates with donors, and provides and coordinates appraisal, accessioning, processing, arrangement, description, and preservation of materials in all formats.

The minimum annual salary is $48,000, commensurate with experience.

Candidates may view the full posting and submit applications electronically through the UTC Faculty Career Site at The review of applications begins on May 24, 2021 and continues until the position is filled.