Job: College Librarian / Associate Director

9/29/14 – College Librarian / Associate Director
Yale NUS College, Singapore

The College Librarian / Associate Director, Educational Resources & Technology, reporting to the Director, Educational Resources & Technology will works closely with the College faculty to explore the curricular, pedagogical and technological innovations possible when introducing the best qualities of a traditional liberal arts education, supported by the active participation of two dynamic universities and a campus designed from the outset to support these efforts.


  • Master’s degree, preferably in Library Science from an accredited program
  • At least 10 years of experience in Library Administration
  • Evidence of successful management and leadership within a College or University library
  • Demonstrated ability to lead new initiatives consonant with the liberal arts learning environment
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills
  • Demonstrated proficiency in budget management, ability to lead, evaluate and supervise staff
  • Evidence of leadership in collaborative activities
  • Knowledge of emerging trends and issues in College and University libraries and related instructional/information technologies
  • Demonstrated knowledge of technological applications and trends in College and University libraries, preferably experience in devising and implementing innovative library services
  • Experience in project planning and management
  • Demonstrated record of a commitment to professional development

To apply, please submit your resume and cover letter to

Sarah P’s comments:  This is the second position at NUS to be listed this year (see my post 3/10/14 – Senior Librarian) which would imply a growing department however they are asking for some impressive qualifications.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s