Special Collections and Exhibitions Coordinator

Randwick, Australia
27 Nov 2017
End of advertisement period
10 Dec 2017
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time
  • One of Australia’s leading research & teaching universities
  • Vibrant campus life with a strong sense of community & inclusion
  • Enjoy a career that makes a difference by collaborating & learning from the best

At UNSW, we pride ourselves on being a workplace where the best people come to do their best work.

UNSW Library is one of Australia’s major research libraries, with extensive scholarly information resources, services and facilities. A goal of the library is to further develop the library as a learning and teaching, research, cultural and social hub of the university through the continued refreshing and activation of its collections and spaces.

About the role

  • $82K-$87K plus 9.5% Superannuation and annual leave loading.
  • Fixed Term until 19 Deceber 2018.
  • Full-time (35 hours per week)

The Special Collections and Exhibitions Coordinator will collaborate with students, staff, researchers, authors and vendors to research, design and deliver a diverse program of library exhibitions, launch and community events. The position will help the library to further build its relationships with stakeholders to ensure the library is a scholarly and cultural hub on campus.

About the successful applicant

To be successful in this role you will:

  • have the skills to research and deliver scholarly, cultural and community events within a galleries, libraries, archives, museums and records (GLAMR) setting.
  • be able to demonstrate your experience in delivering a successful program of events and in determining impact.
  • have degree from a higher education institution, with subsequent relevant experience, postgraduate qualifications with relevant experience or an equivalent level of knowledge gained through any other combination of education, training and/or experience.

You should systematically address the selection criteria listed within the position description in your application. Please apply online - applications will not be accepted if sent to the contact listed.


Martin Borchert, University Librarian

E: m.borchert@unsw.edu.au

T: (61 2) 9385 2662

Applications close: 10 December 2017