Systems and Serials Librarian
The Paul Bechtold Library at the Catholic Theological Union in Chicago is looking for someone to become our Systems and Serials Librarian. In this newly created position, the Systems and Serials Librarian is the primary point person for the administration of Alma, our library services platform, and responsible for collaborating across the library to provide technical support and training for Alma within CTU. To accomplish this, s/he will be the certified system administrator for Alma, and work on maintaining and improving the services of Alma to better support library accessibility. S/he will also manage the electronic and print serials collection of the library. This position reports to the Library Director.
The ideal candidate has a Masters in Library Science and experience with integrated library systems, Open Athens, and administration of authentication and security. S/he will also be skilled in troubleshooting and problem solving. The person will be able to work with a diverse set of stakeholders on issues related to maintenance, authentication, and administration of technology systems. The candidate must have a willingness for continual learning, development, and application of additional expertise through work related experiences and professional development opportunities.
How to Apply
Those interested in the position are asked to send a letter of interest, current resume, and the names and contact information for three references via email to Kris Veldheer at firstname.lastname@example.org. The position is open until filled.
About the Institution
Educating both lay and vowed religious, CTU is a Roman Catholic graduate school of theology and ministry located in Chicago. Founded in 1968, CTU has grown to be the one of the largest Roman Catholic graduate schools of theology and ministry in the United States. We offer ten degree programs -- Master of Divinity, Master of Arts (Theology), Master of Arts in Pastoral Studies, Master of Arts in Biblical Ministry, Master of Arts in Hispanic Theology and Ministry, Master of Arts in Intercultural Ministry, Master of Arts in Justice Ministry, Master of Arts in Liturgical Studies, Master of Arts in Spiritual Ministry, and Ecumenical Doctor of Ministry. In addition, we offer ten certificates and continuing education opportunities. CTU offers on campus and online classes, certificates, and degree programs.