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Position: Visual Resources Coordinator
Salary: $40,000 to less than $50,000
Institution: Lewis & Clark College
Date posted: 3/25/2009
Application deadline: 4/20/2009
Visual Resources Coordinator; Exempt
Lewis & Clark College, Portland OR
The Visual Resources Coordinator administers the visual resources program of the Aubrey R. Watzek Library (library.lclark.edu) at Lewis & Clark College in beautiful Portland Oregon. This includes the licensing and management of image collections to support the college curriculum, supporting faculty in their use of still and moving images in classroom instruction, providing general and image-specific reference and instruction to faculty and students, and acting as curator for unique visual resource collections of the College.
Minimum qualifications include:
·Bachelor’s Degree in art history or related discipline.
·Master’s Degree in library, information science or related discipline.
·One year of professional experience in a position supporting visual resources.
·Broad knowledge of art history across a range of time periods and cultures. Understanding of arts and humanities instruction in a liberal arts college context.
·Current knowledge of digital and analog image sources.
·Experience with digital asset management systems, metadata management.
·Knowledge of visual literacy concepts.
·Proven ability to learn and employ digital technologies in support of academic teaching and research.
Salary: from the mid $40,000’s. Anticipated start date: October 1, 2009. For much more information and to apply, visit our employment page found at https://jobs.lclark.edu. Lewis & Clark College will conduct background checks on the finalist(s).
Lewis & Clark College is an equal opportunity employer.