The School of Library and Information Management (SLIM), Emporia State University, seeks a full-time director for its North Kansas Regional Master of Library Science (MLS) Program, located in Overland Park, Kansas. Annual compensation is $50,000 plus comprehensive benefits.
SLIM’s MLS program is offered as a 36-credit-hour professional degree program that delivers both face-to face and online instruction. The North Kansas Regional MLS program director is responsible for providing academic and professional guidance to master-level graduate students and for the MLS program’s student admissions, enrollment, and advising. The program director also provides logistical support to faculty and students when classes are in session. In addition, the program director is a representative of SLIM to the professional library community and expected to attend professional meetings and conferences throughout the region.
Qualifications include a master’s degree, with an MLS preferred. It also requires in-state and occasional out-of-state travel throughout the year. Preference will be given to applicants with experience in distance and/or non-traditional education programs.
Applicants should send a cover letter, resume, unofficial transcripts, and contact information for three references to: Emily Sanders-Jones, Search Committee Chair, School of Library and Information Management, Campus Box 4025, Emporia State University, 1 Kellogg Circle, Emporia, KS 66801, or via email to email@example.com . Phone: (620) 341-5203. Screening of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. Background check required.
Emporia State University is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, national origin, ethnicity, religion, gender, sex, gender identity, gender expression, marital status, parental status, sexual orientation, genetic information, status as an individual with disability, status as a protected veteran, or any other factors which cannot be considered by law.
Location/Region: Emporia, KS (US - 66801)