Category: Faculty | Closing Date: Open Until Filled

Assistant Director of Academic Area-Library/Technical Services

Posted Date: 06/20/2018
Position Number: PSN 28954
Salary Range: $50,000 - 70,000
Location: LSU Health, Shreveport
Posting closes: Open Until Filled


Master’s level degree from an American Library Association (ALA)-accredited school of Library and/or Information Science. Minimum of 5 years’ professional experience. Minimum of 2 years’ experience in an administrative or supervisory level position. Experience with library budgeting and accounting practices and experience with an online acquisitions system. Must possess effective communication, interpersonal, organizational, analytical, and problem-solving skills; ability to work independently and as part of a team; strong customer service orientation; and awareness of current and emerging trends in publishing and information delivery. Basic understanding of computer applications in a library environment.


Experience with an online, integrated library system. Academy of Health Information Professionals membership.


The Assistant Director of an Academic Area (Technical Services) is directly responsible for planning and supervising all aspects of the Health Sciences Library’s acquisitions, serials, and gifts and exchange. The person in this position also supervises professionals and paraprofessionals who work in the areas of serials, cataloging, metadata creation and digitization efforts, and archives maintenance and development. This is a full-time faculty position, with the classification of Instructor.

To Apply:

Locate and click on the Apply Here button located at the bottom of the screen and create an electronic application to be used for this position as well as future positions that you meet minimum qualifications. The application method is electronic applications via LA Careers. If you need assistance applying electronically, please telephone 318-675-5635.

LSU Health Shreveport
Department of Human Resource Management
1501 Kings Highway, P.O. Box 33932
Shreveport, LA 71130-3932
Administration Building - Room 116

Office hours are 8:30 a.m. 4:00 p.m.

If you are contacted for an interview, please let us know at that time if you will need special accommodations.

Job Benefits:

The LSU Systems Office has provided LSUHSC-Shreveport employees with excellent benefit options designed with you and your dependents in mind. Our Benefits Section is available between 8:00 a.m. and 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday, to help answer any questions you might have about these benefits.