Associate Dean of the Library
(Senior Administrative Position)
New Mexico State University

New Mexico State University Library invites applications for the position of Associate Dean of the Library (Senior Administrative Position). The Associate Dean reports to the Dean, and, as a key administrator in internal operations, is responsible for routine daily operations within the library, including buildings and facilities, monitoring of the library materials budget, and personnel matters. The Associate Dean supervises all library department heads and assures library compliance with university policies and procedures. The Associate Dean supports the Dean in overall budget management activities, undertakes special projects assigned by the Dean, and serves as the primary library administrator in the absence of the Dean.

New Mexico State University is a Carnegie Doctoral/Research University - Extensive, a Title III Minority Institution, and a member of the Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities. Located in the southern part of the state, it is New Mexico's land-grant university. Additional information about the library is available at http://lib.nmsu.edu.

Qualifications:
Required:

Preferred: Salary is commensurate with qualifications. Appointment with tenure is contingent upon credentials. Information on the benefits package is available at http://www.nmsu.edu/~personel/benefits.html.

To apply: Submit a letter of application, resume, the names, titles, phone numbers, email and street addresses of at least three references, and a short statement (no more than 2 typed pages) that describes your views of the issues facing academic libraries over the next 3 years. Address materials to: Marti Torres, Administrative Assistant, NMSU Library, Box 30006, MSC 3475, Las Cruces, NM 88003-8006; fax 505-646-6940; e-mail mjtorres@lib.nmsu.edu.

First review of applications will begin May 13, 2002, and continue until the position is filled. Electronic submission of materials is acceptable.

New Mexico State University is an EEO/AA Employer. Offer of employment contingent upon verification of the individual's eligibility for employment in the United States.