Technical Services Archivist
(October 31, 2022)
Position Title- Technical Services Archivist
Supervisor Title (All entry and mid-level position supervisors should be qualified, professional archivists.)- Assistant Dean for Special Collections and the Gallery
Position Type - Full-time, permanent
Benefits - Yes
Salary Range - $56,000 - $65,000
The Monsignor William Noé Field Archives and Special Collections at Seton Hall University invites applications for a full-time, indefinitely renewable Lecturer Library faculty position. We seek an archivist with cataloging experience who can oversee long term preservation and access to Seton Hall’s rare book and manuscript collections.
The archives collects and maintains a manuscript collection that is particularly strong in the records of notable political figures and writers from the state of New Jersey. Special Collections holds a rare book collection with strengths in Irish history, Catholic doctrine and practice, and, to a lesser extent, modern American poetry and the American Civil War. Special Collections forms a single division with Walsh Gallery, Seton Hall’s art gallery, which curates and manages a permanent collection comprising not only art objects in many formats, but also specialized research collections in anthropology and other fields. It is a diverse collection serving a diverse population within and without the university.
Duties and Responsibilities:
of manuscript, institutional, print, photographic and related special collections, including the
creation and publication of finding aids
stored safely, planning for grow room for the collection, and using space efficiently
archival expertise to issues that arise
assessing day to day outcomes
experience or training
library or similar setting
through involvement in professional organizations or continued education
FA01 - Faculty
Must be able to lift 50lbs, walking/standing, pushing heavy book carts.
Special Instructions to Applicants:
Please provide contact information for 3 professional references.
Seton Hall University is committed to programs of Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) and the principles of affirmative action.