Reporting to the Associate Dean of Research and Scholarship, the Head of the Digital Library Program (DLP) works with the Digital Library Core Team, Libraries’ administration, and relevant senior departmental managers to establish the vision, set strategic goals, and identify projects and priorities for the Digital Library Program. The Head of the DLP manages day-to-day activities of the DLP, collaborates closely with library and campus partners on DLP projects, establishes and adheres to policies and procedures, and ensures overall coherence within the organization. The Head of the DLP advocates and promotes the DLP within the Libraries and across the University.
The Head of the DLP manages the growth of the DLP Core Team including any downstream transformation into a full-fledged Libraries’ department. S/he mentors relevant staff to maintain excellence in job responsibilities and service to the profession expected of academic appointees at Syracuse University. The Head manages relevant funds connected to the DLP, including any future departmental operations budget, ensuring funds are expended appropriately, monitoring and projecting expenses to avoid over-expenditure, managing gift and grant funds according to campus guidelines, and developing budget plans and requests.
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