ANNOUNCEMENT OF Professional Vacancy

STATE UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK ·DOWNSTATE MEDICAL CENTER  
450 CLARKSON AVENUE, BOX 1194, BROOKLYN, NEW YORK 11203
Department: MEDICAL RESEARCH LIBRARY Job Title: DIRECTOR OF LIBRARIES
Professional  Rank: TBD Descriptive Title: EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR
Salary Range: Commensurate with experience & qualifications Line Number: Line# 25004
Additional Position Information: Hours of Work: 9AM-5PM; Days of Week: Monday-Friday; Hours per Week: 40
Brief Description of Duties:
The Health Science Center, (Downstate Medical Center) State University of New York (SUNY) invites nominations and applications for the position of Library Director. Downstate Medical Center, located in central Brooklyn, New York is the only academic medical center for health education, research, and patient care serving Brooklyn’s 2.5 million residents. The Library Director position is an outstanding opportunity for an experienced library leader with a history of innovative leadership qualities including knowledge of the challenges facing academic medical libraries today, and understanding rapidly changing user needs and expectations. Ability to advocate for library resources within the University and promote library services to students, faculty and staff. Downstate provides unique opportunities for creative individuals to help bring innovation from concept to practice.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES ARE NOT LIMITED TO THE ABOVE POSITION DESCRIPTION
All successful candidates must undergo various background checks, maintain credentials required for continued employment and adhere to the SUNY-DMC UHB Principles of Behavior.   Clinical Faculty and Allied Health professionals must receive and maintain Medical Board authorization.
Qualifications:
A Master's or Ph.D. in relevant discipline is desirable with a minimum of 5 years experience. Demonstrated leadership, organizational, communication, interpersonal and problem solving skills are required.
Posting ID: 12776 Ref #: M/C-25004-15
Persons interested in the above position should submit a resume along with a cover letter to ==>
Please include: Job Title( DIRECTOR OF LIBRARIES ), Line( 25004 ) and PostingID( 12776 )
M.S.C.  1194
450 Clarkson Avenue
Brooklyn, New York 11203  ( email: careers@downstate.edu )

Closing date for Receipt of application: Open Until Filled

SUNY Downstate Medical Center offers a competitive salary and benefits package.
SUNY Downstate Medical Center is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, creed, age, disability, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, familiar status, pregnancy, predisposing genetic characteristics, military status, domestic violence victim status or criminal conviction.