Assistant Professor of Special Collections and Archives Research

US Air Force Academy McDermott Library
Colorado, United States
$80,551.00 - $80,551.00
May 20, 2021
Employment Level
Tenured/Tenured Track
Employment Type
Full Time

The McDermott Library at the United States Air Force Academy seeks candidates for Assistant Professor of Special Collections and Archives Research (Head of Clark Special Collections). Clark Special Collections contains internationally recognized collections that focus on the Academy’s history, manned flight, air warfare, and falconry. In accordance with the library’s strategic plan, this position will develop, implement, and lead initiatives to integrate special collections into the curriculum and enhance their accessibility and discoverability. The successful candidate will partner with the library’s Public Services librarians, faculty across the Academy, outside researchers/scholars, and Air Force Academy agencies in the promotion and use of special collections. The librarian will work collaboratively in facilitating donations and gifts to augment current holdings. This position reports to the McDermott Library director and is part of the library’s senior management team. The United States Air Force Academy, located just north of Colorado Springs, Colorado, is an undergraduate institution dedicated to educate, train, and inspire men and women to become officers and leaders of character in United States Air Force. For more information, including detailed responsibilities and qualifications for this position, and to apply, refer to