Associate Director (Collections)

The University’s Cultural Collections and Gallery has recently been added to the Library’s portfolio within the University’s Academic Division. We are seeking an innovative, enthusiastic and collaborative Associate Director Collections to lead a team of Library, Cultural Collections custodians and Gallery staff, to provide an experience that highlights the value of these collections, for learning, teaching and research with our Colleges and community. As a leader you will develop and implement a new governance model and bring together diverse and distributed cultural collections and exhibition programs. 

As the successful applicant, you will have exceptional communication skills, political acumen and be a confident collaborator, in order to build relationships with a wide range of stakeholders throughout the University and community, working closely with donors and galleries, libraries, archives and museum organisations in Tasmania. You will have significant experience in managing a range of collections to improve the discovery of, and access to library and cultural material in innovative and technology rich environments. Your ability to manage and build a high performing team to transform the way we collaborate will be required.

You will have a professional qualification, and extensive experience in higher education and/or museums, galleries or libraries.

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Job region
University of Tasmania Library
Full time
Package of up to $137,099 comprising base salary of $116,307 to $117,179 plus 17% super
Closing date
Monday 21 January 2019