The Medical University of South Carolina Libraries in Charleston invites applications for the position of Curator, Waring Historical Library.
The MUSC Libraries seeks a creative, service-oriented, and forward-thinking individual to join our leadership team as the Curator, Waring Historical Library. The Waring Historical Library (http://waring.library.musc.edu/) is the special collections and rare book library for the Medical University of South Carolina. Named for Joseph I. Waring, Jr., the first director of the Historical Library, the library houses books, journals, manuscript items and museum artifacts dealing with the history of the health sciences. Reporting to the Director of Libraries, the Curator, directs and manages the operations of the Waring Historical Library, including the University Archives, Digital Library, the Macaulay Museum of Dental History, and the Waring Library Society. The Curator will provide leadership and initiative to successfully implement the library’s mission to “collect, preserve, and promote the history of the health sciences in South Carolina.”
The Medical University of South Carolina is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. Women, minorities, and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.
Review of applications will continue until the position is filled. Required and Preferred qualifications, application procedures, and other information are available in the complete position description athttp://jobs.library.musc.edu/
Employer will assist with relocation costs.
Additional Salary Information: Salary is commensurate with education/experience
About Medical University of South Carolina
As a major biomedical information resource and partner in the mission of the Medical University of South Carolina, the Libraries promotes the advancement of research, education, and patient care for MUSC and the state of South Carolina. To this end, the Libraries supports the creation of new knowledge, the education of health professionals, lifelong learning, and timely access to information, informed health care decisions, as well as preserving the historical record of the Campus and health professions in South Carolina.