The Bulosan Center for Filipino Studies and the UC Davis Library seek an Archivist for a two-year Librarian Series appointment responsible for the management of the Welga Digital Archive of the Bulosan Center for Filipino Studies (BCFS). Duties include collection development, collection processing, metadata creation, exhibit curation, instruction, digitization, and digital preservation. The Archivist is also responsible for community outreach and promotion activities that increase awareness of Filipino American history and the Filipino Diasporic experience, including conducting oral histories and making them accessible. As an additional project, the Archivist will take the lead in creating a database to catalog historical Filipino American sites in California. This is a temporary position with a two-year term that may be extended for a limited time should BCFS secure additional funding. Reporting to the Head of Archives and Special Collections in the UC Davis Library and coordinating with the BCFS Director, the Archivist will build on existing collaborations between the library and the BCFS, working 80% of time in the BCFS and 20% of time in the library’s Archives and Special Collections department.
Rank and salary: Assistant Librarian, Salary Point 1, $55,014 to Associate Library, Salary Point 10, $77,787. (Appointment rank and salary based on qualifications and experience.)
Candidates applying by April 6, 2020, will receive first consideration. The position will remain open until filled.
This position is a critical position and subject to a background check. Employment is contingent upon successful completion of background investigation including criminal history and identity checks.
UC Davis is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer.
UC Davis is a smoke- and tobacco free campus effective January 1, 2014.
Additional Salary Information: Appointment rank and salary based on qualifications and experience
About University of California, Davis
UC Davis is the home of the Aggies — go-getters, change makers and problem solvers who make their mark at one of the top public universities in the United States. Since we first opened in 1908, we’ve been known for standout academics, sustainability and Aggie Pride as well as valuing the Northern California lifestyle. These themes are woven into our 100-plus-year history and our reputation for solving problems related to food, health, the environment and society.Our 5,300-acre campus is in the city of Davis, a vibrant college town of about 68,000 located in Yolo County. The state capital is 20 minutes away, and world-class destinations such as the San Francisco Bay Area, Lake Tahoe and the Napa Valley are within a two-hour drive.