Position Announcement
George Washington University Libraries
Metadata Services Manager

The George Washington University Libraries invites applications for a Metadata Services Manager to work within the Resource Description Unit of The George Washington University Libraries Content Management Department. We are looking for an individual with an ALA-accredited master in library/information science or a Masterís degree in a related information field, or a doctorate degree. Demonstrated experience in information organization, cataloging, a minimum 2-3 years experience in an academic library, museum, archive or comparable environment, and a minimum of 1 year supervisory experience.  Applicants should provide evidence of experience in creating, editing and transforming non-MARC metadata, such as EAD. Must have demonstrated knowledge in basic organizational, descriptive, structural metadata standards and best practices, such as RDA, AACR, EAC, DACS, DCRM(B), MARC21, Dublin Core, MODS, etc., thesauri, controlled vocabulary, identity disambiguation. 

For full details, including job responsibilities, and to apply, please go to: https://www.gwu.jobs/postings/11856. Review of applications will begin on November 19, 2012 and continue until the position is filled.
Jackie Shieh
Resource Description
George Washington University Libraries
2130 H Street, NW
Washington, DC 20052
jshieh @gwu.edu
Phone: 202.994.4366
Fax: 202.994.3807