University of Georgia: Four Finalists For University Librarian Job Announced
From The Red & Black:
Four finalists for the position of university librarian and associate provost at the University of Georgia will visit campus this month to meet with members of the university community.
A committee chaired by David S. Williams, associate provost and director of the Honors Program, conducted a national search to identify the finalists and was assisted by the UGA Search Group in Human Resources.
- Toby Graham, deputy university librarian and director of the Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library at UGA, May 13;
- Jerry W. Stephens, director of the Mervyn H. Sterne Library at the University of Alabama at Birmingham, May 15;
- Beth McNeil, associate dean for academic affairs and professor of library science at Purdue University, May 21; and
- Grace Agnew, associate university librarian for digital library systems at Rutgers University, May 28.
The CVs of the finalists, along with their full campus visit itineraries, are available at http://provost.uga.edu/index.php/home/university-librarian-finalists/.
About Gary Price
Gary Price (firstname.lastname@example.org) is a librarian, writer, consultant, and frequent conference speaker based in the Washington D.C. metro area. He earned his MLIS degree from Wayne State University in Detroit. Price has won several awards including the SLA Innovations in Technology Award and Alumnus of the Year from the Wayne St. University Library and Information Science Program. From 2006-2009 he was Director of Online Information Services at Ask.com. Gary is also the co-founder of infoDJ an innovation research consultancy supporting corporate product and business model teams with just-in-time fact and insight finding.