University of Memphis, University Libraries
Assistant to the Dean for Community Engagement
This faculty position is a member of the Administrative Team of the University Libraries. The Assistant to the Dean for Community Engagement provides leadership for a number of library-wide projects and programs that are directed to the community. The incumbent assumes key responsibilities in the areas of development, public relations, outreach, and public programming. S/he will provide leadership for planning and organizing public programs sponsored by the University Libraries. S/he will establish and maintain partnerships with campus and/or community groups and/or individuals that might provide and/or support programming opportunities. Additionally, this person has responsibility for identifying and pursuing fundraising opportunities that are appropriate to support the programs and activities of the University Libraries. S/he will also serve as the Libraries’ grants officer and will work with appropriate individuals to develop funding proposals. As a member of the Libraries’ Faculty, this person also participates in the full range of faculty governance; the libraries’ collection development program, the libraries’ instruction program, and staffing of the RIS (Research and Information Services) Desk.
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