The Jones Graduate School of Business (JGSB) also known as Rice|Business at Rice University is committed to delivering a top-tier business education to a diverse group of high-performing students. The director, business information resources is responsible for the administration of the Business Information Center (BIC). This includes budget oversight and hiring, training, and review of staff. S/he is the point person for in-depth research assistance using a broad range of digital and print resources, course-related and resource-specific instruction, and collection development for all areas of business in support of the curriculum and faculty research at JGSB, as well as business-related research across campus. BIC staff consists of 2.5 paraprofessionals and six to ten students. S/he manages research analysts (who support faculty research) and serves as the liaison to the Department of Economics and as a member of the Fondren Library Research Data Management Team. This position reports to the Dean of JGSB, with a dotted line to the assistant university librarian for Research Services in Fondren Library. Active participation in library committees and project team work, as well as commitments to professional development, are expected.
Position Status: Full-Time
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Internal Number: 22543
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