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Subject: Position at UCLA

Position at UCLA

From: Kristen St. John <kstjohn<-at->
Date: Thursday, February 14, 2013
Preservation Officer
UCLA Library

The UCLA Library has initiated recruitment for the position of
Preservation Officer, in the Preservation Department, and is
actively seeking nominations and applications.  The first
consideration date for this position is March 18, 2013.

The UCLA Library seeks an engaged, energetic, and forward-looking
librarian to provide leadership in enhancing and managing its
preservation program. This is an exciting opportunity to lead and
oversee a comprehensive preservation program for a top-ranked ARL
Library with a world-class collection supporting teaching and
research in a wide variety of disciplines. The incumbent will work
closely with the a variety of UCLA library departments including,
but not limited to, Southern Regional Library Facility, Library's
Digital Library Program, and collection managers and curators. A
Conservation Center, with a full time conservator and conservation
assistant was established in 2004 with a start-up grant and
endowment from the Mellon Foundation. The Conservation Center is an
integral component of the Preservation Department and the
conservator will report directly to the Head of the Preservation

For your convenience, the complete posting can be viewed at


Anyone wishing to be considered for this position should apply
online. Applications should include: a cover letter describing
qualifications and experience; a current curriculum vitae detailing
education and relevant experience; and the names and addresses for
at least three professional references, including a current or
previous supervisor.

Candidates applying by March 18, 2013, will be given first
consideration. UCLA welcomes and encourages diversity and seeks
applications and nominations from women and minorities.  UCLA seeks
to recruit and retain a diverse workforce as a reflection of our
commitment to serve the people of California, to maintain the
excellence of the university, and to offer our students richly
varied disciplines, perspectives, and ways of knowing and learning.

Kristen St.John
Collections Conservator
UCLA Library Conservation Center
Box 957230, 11000 Kinross Ave., #126
Los Angeles, CA 90095-7230
Fax: 310-794-5303

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