Hi all-

This came across my e-mail today - thought some of you may be

AMF '98

Position Announcement ? Digital Library Project Director

Computer Sciences Corporation (CSC), a leading global information
technology services company, is accepting applications for a highly
qualified Digital Library Project Director capable of providing
and vision for a nationally prominent Federal digital library
in Washington, DC.

The Project Director oversees the planning, management, and
of a national-level, education-related digital library project;
the project in meetings with the Federal client; and serves as the
project's spokesperson to the advisory committees.  The Director is
responsible for forming and implementing effective business strategies,

and forging collaborative relationships across a broad spectrum of
affiliated groups and organizations including publishers, academic
organizations, and representatives of other Federal and private digital

information initiatives. Success will come from the ability to
vision into effective business and technical solutions, manage multiple

tasks, and ensure completion of project deliverables on schedule in a
high-visibility, fast-paced environment.

Requirements include a PhD. in information science, computer science,
education research, or related discipline; 5+ years directing a digital

library of journals; demonstrated success in problem solving database
issues; and a comprehensive grasp of information supply and processing,

database architecture and technology, data quality control, and Web
design. Exceptionally strong experience working with academic
organizations and publishers; and demonstrated skill in communicating
technical concepts at all levels (staff, government officials, and
database users) are required.  Knowledge of Federal information policy
a background with education-related research literature is a major
Federal contracting experience is highly desirable.

Founded in 1959, CSC provides innovative information technology
for customers around the world. With 90,000 employees, CSC's mission is
to provide effective and collaborative approaches to help our clients
achieve their specific business and information technology related
For more information, visit the company's Web site at

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