Forwarded on behalf of Naropa University in Boulder. David Seubert, UCSB >Position Title: Audio Archivist >Hours/Week: 40 >FLSA Status: Exempt >Salary: $40,000 annually > >Position is scheduled for 2 years. > >Job Summary: The Archivist will serve as team leader for a two year >grant-supported project year with the goal of transferring analog audio >recordings created over the past 30 years at the Jack Kerouac School of >Disembodied Poetics to digital media, with concurrent cataloging and >dissemination. > >Job Duties: Primary responsibilities will include the management of >analog-to-digital reformatting of the collection, the implementation of >cataloging and other technical procedures, and the supervision of >administrative staff, student audio technicians and outside consultants. >Will be instrumental in establishing policy standards for preservation and >description of the collection including technical protocol and finding aid >structures. Will manage work flow and work schedules, hire, train, and >evaluate staff, and develop and maintain quality control procedures for >transfer, cataloging and management of preservation and cataloging >materials. Working with the Project Director, will plan the goals for the >University s Audio collections, supervise the project budget, and assist >in the development of grant proposals. Will be expected to make >professional contributions beyond the primary job, e.g. publications and >active participation in University and professional organizations; >participation with colleagues on relevant international electronic mail >lists; production and dissemination of model guides, forms, plans, and >policy statements for archival work in general, and for other scholarly >and creative activities. We anticipate that the Archivist will also assess >other Naropa special collections and have a role in planning for their >management. > >Qualifications: MLS from an ALA-accredited library school with coursework >in archival administration and three to five years experience in an >archival repository. Demonstrated knowledge and experience with audio >collection processing and description. Familiarity with MARC, EAD and >Dublin Core cataloging protocols as well as Anglo-American Cataloging >Rules and Library of Congress Authority Files. Strong commitment to >excellence and demonstrated ability to work independently, as well as >collaboratively, in a complex and changing environment. Preferred >qualifications include certification by the Society of American >Archivists, experience with digital audio processing and access via the >World Wide Web, management of grant supported projects, and promotion of >primary archival resource materials to target users. Knowledge and >interest in post World War II arts and letters strongly desired. > >Applications: Qualified candidates should send a resume and letter of >interest to: > >Naropa University >Department of Human Resources >2130 Arapahoe Avenue >Boulder, CO 80302 >Fax: (303) 245-4634 >E-mail: <mailto:[log in to unmask]>[log in to unmask] > >Web site: <http://www.naropa.edu/>www.naropa.edu > >POSITION IS OPEN UNTIL FILLED. > >Naropa University is actively engaged in creating an inclusive, diverse >community and is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. In keeping >with our diversity initiatives, we welcome diverse applicants and >applications from those who support diversity.