Search Extended: Head of the Digital Library, Washington University Libraries

at Washington University in St. Louis (view profile)
Location Saint Louis, Missouri
Date Posted August 27, 2019
Category Academic
Job Type Full-time
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Twitter Handle @WUSTLlibraries


Washington University Libraries has extended the search for the Head of the Digital Library ( and invites all applications.


Reporting to the Associate University Librarian for Digital Scholarship and Technology Services, the Head of Digital Library will plan, implement, and direct sustainable infrastructure, strategy, programs, partnerships, and project initiatives for the Digital Library. The incumbent will be a key leader in the development and expansion of the Digital Library and its comprehensive program of services, including digital publishing, repository services, digital scholarship, metadata curation, and digital library application development.

The incumbent works collaboratively within the Libraries, with Washington University stakeholders, and colleagues across the profession to develop innovative digital solutions for creating, managing, and disseminating digital resources that provide content for research and teaching efforts at Washington University and its related stakeholders.

The complete listing of responsibilities of the position, salary information, and qualifications are provided in the full job description, which is available at, via job #44972. Review of applications begins on September 15, and will continue until the position is filled.

If you are interested in this position, please submit your application materials through, job ID#44972.