The University of Miami School of Law seeks applications and nominations for the position of Library Director. The successful candidate will work collaboratively with all University of Miami Libraries, and both campus and School of Law administrators to manage overall library administration and services, including supervision of staff, collection development, reference and instruction services, assessment of library services, and oversight of library facilities and budget.
Candidates must have a J.D. from an ABA-accredited law school and an M.L.S. or equivalent from an ALA approved library or information science program, strong writing, speaking, and interpersonal skills, demonstrated experience in legal research instruction, including curriculum development and use of educational technologies, and a vision for how libraries should respond to rapid changes in technologies of information storage and retrieval.
Interested applicants should submit a letter of application, a C.V., and the names and contact information of three references to Ms. Detra Davis Fleming at email@example.com.
A magnetic coastal city of exotic beauty and world-class ambience. A major commercial crossroads pulsing with energy. A multicultural mecca reflecting an array of colorful influences. This is the unparalleled setting of the University of Miami School of Law.
Nestled into one of South Florida's loveliest locales – the lush, elegant enclave of Coral Gables – Miami Law vividly reflects the one-of-...a-kind metro area it calls home.
Our student body is one of the nation's most diverse, coming to us from across the U.S. and six continents. Our faculty combine impressive credentials and extraordinary expertise with an enthusiastic, supportive approach to teaching.
Our curriculum is carefully designed to allow our students to develop a deep intellectual foundation in the principles of law while honing high-caliber professional skills.
Our educational environment offers a broad variety of opportunities for clinics and clerkships in Miami's fascinating corridors of power and fast-paced corporate scene, as well as myriad opportunities for practical community-service experiences.
And our profoundly global perspective provides the perfect springboard for a successful career in a profession that becomes more international every day.