[mla-nynj] Job Posting: St Barnabas Medical Center - Library Director
cohn at umdnj.edu
Wed Nov 7 19:42:58 UTC 2007
NJ Job Posting -- On behalf of Henry Rosenberg, MD, Director, Department of
Medical Education and Clinical Research, Saint Barnabas Medical Center,
Livingston, New Jersey and Professor of Anesthesiology, Mount Sinai School
of Medicine, NY.
Please reply to contact below.
Position: Director, Health Sciences Library, FT, Days, 8a-5p
Saint Barnabas medical center, [Livingston, N.J.] a 640 bed tertiary care
community teaching hospital , the flagship hospital of the Saint Barnabas
Healthcare System, is seeking a Director for the Health Sciences Library.
The overall responsibility for this position requires planning, direction
and operation of all administrative and service functions. The successful
candidate will have a unique combination of leadership skills and
experience; ability to negotiate and advocate for the library; function as a
liaison stakeholder within and outside the institution; allocate resources.
The Director will play a central role in supporting /evaluating the
libraries current resources and expectations of clientele. The Director will
work with medical staff on the use of resources to improve the quality of
care by using evidence-based medicine. He /she will play a central role in
supporting the academic, research and clinical enterprises of the hospital
that serves 1500 medical staff, 10 residency programs, a variety of
educational programs for nurses and allied health personnel, and the close
to 3,000 employees of this 600 bed hospital. The Director will develop
policy and procedures for the library, be responsible for development and
management for the library budget , serve on and provide outreach for
hospital committees and design , deliver and promote and evaluate library
services and library instruction programs.
Requirements: Experience in a Supervisory role in health related library.
Certified by the Academy of Health Information Professionals. Masters in
Library Science from an accredited school of Library Science. Experience in
a Supervisory role in health related library. Certified by the Academy of
Health Information Professionals. Membership in MLA, NY/NJ chapter of MLA
Contact: Apply via Web Site for Job #T114919: Saint Barnabas Medical Center
Career Opportunities <http://saintbarnabas.hodesiq.com/job_start.asp>
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