UNITED ARAB EMIRATES UNIVERSITY

Assistant Expert

Location
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Posted
23 Oct 2020
End of advertisement period
23 Nov 2020
Ref
2522
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Job Description

Deputize for the Dean of Libraries and support the work of the UAEU Libraries through the development of external partnerships and consortia. Provide leadership and management of a multidisciplinary team responsible for administration, finance and library development projects including organizational change and strategic and space planning.

Minimum Qualification

  • Master of Library Science or equivalent recognized by ALA. This may be a Bachelor degree in a relevant discipline and extensive leadership experience in a research library setting (e.g. university library service – director or manager)

Preferred Qualification Master of Library Science or equivalent recognized by ALA.

Expected Skills/Rank/Experience

  • At least 5 years’ recent experience in a leadership role working with libraries, or museums, galleries.
  • Experience developing partnerships in the GLAM sector (Galleries, Libraries, Archives, Museums)
  • Fluent in written and spoken Arabic and English

Special Instructions to Applicant  

Division Libraries Deanship

Department Dean's Office - Libraries

Job Close Date open until filled

Job Category Staff

Salary 18000 to 35000 AED