1. Provides strategic leadership and vision for the data, GIS and statistical support services programs.2. Designs projects and brings them to conclusion in a timely manner.3. Manages librarians including hiring, training, setting priorities, evaluating, and advising on staff development.4. Engages with deans, chairs, faculty and students in support of the University's teaching and research mission.5. Collaborates with colleagues throughout the Yale University Library and other campus units.6. Works independently with varied user groups in a complex organization and team environment.7. Collaborates with library staff engaged in development efforts.8. Plans and implements marketing and assessment processes.9. Serves on Library and University committees.10. Participates in professional activities outside of Yale and monitors developments and best practices elsewhere to encourage innovation and ensure the excellence of the Library.11. May be required to assist with disaster recovery efforts. May be assigned to work at any Yale University location.12. May perform other duties as assigned.
Preferred Education: Experience working with academic-level research services and collections. Knowledge and experience with technology for research and teaching. Undergraduate or graduate degree in the sciences or social sciences. Advanced degree and teaching or research experience. Experience managing a branch library or library department. Knowledge of assessment techniques and trends in academic libraries.
Preferred Education, Experience and Skills: Experience working with academic-level research services and collections. Knowledge and experience with technology for research and teaching. Undergraduate or graduate degree in the sciences or social sciences. Advanced degree and teaching or research experience. Experience managing a branch library or library department. Knowledge of assessment techniques and trends in academic libraries.
Required Skill/ability 5: Demonstrated excellent oral and written communications and analytical ability. Demonstrated excellent customer service skills; flexibility and a strong commitment to innovation, creativity and excellence. Demonstrated problem solving skills.
Posting Position Title: Director for Data, GIS, and Statistical Support
Required Skill/ability 3: Demonstrated ability in managing, supervising and developing professionals & support staff in an academic setting. Demonstrated leadership ability in managing teams & projects in an academic research library.
Work Week: Standard (M-F equal number of hours per day)
University Job Title: Director, Data, GIS, Statistical Support Services
Required Skill/ability 1: Minimum 5 years significant, progressively responsible professional work in research services & teaching support in an academic or research library, including direct provision of services to patrons.
Required Skill/ability 4: Strong written & oral communication skills and interpersonal skills with ability to establish positive, productive collaborations with all stakeholders. Demonstrated ability to work successfully and collaboratively with groups of scholars & colleagues. Demonstrated ability to adapt and collaborate in a rapidly changing environment.
Required Skill/ability 2: Demonstrated experience in academic library service programs. Ability to engage staff in development & delivery of new user-centered services. Demonstrated experience with data, geographic information systems, and statistical support. Demonstrated understanding of the scholarly research lifecycle.
1. Master's degree from an ALA accredited library school or an advanced degree in a related field and relevant library experience.2. Strong commitment to responsive, innovative research support and outreach service programs.3. Demonstrated experience with data, geographic information systems, and statistical support.4. Demonstrated experience managing staff and designing and coordinating projects and bringing them to a timely conclusion.5. Demonstrated experience working collaboratively and independently with various groups within a complex organization and rapidly changing team environment.
Internal Number: 59818BR
About Yale University
Yale University is an American private Ivy League research university located in New Haven, Connecticut. Founded in 1701 in the Colony of Connecticut, the university is the third-oldest institution of higher education in the United States.