The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST) invites applications for the position of Deputy Director of Library Services in Guangzhou campus (GZ).
The HKUST (GZ) Library
HKUST(GZ), situated in Nansha District, Guangzhou, is under construction and is planned to open in 2022. This new campus offers a unique educational environment with four transdisciplinary hubs and sixteen thrust areas.
The GZ Library, a smart library with mainly electronic resources, is equipped with technology-enriched spaces and services.
It is the common place for the community to explore with emerging technology and to gather, learn, create, and collaborate.
The position will assist the Director of Library Services in the Hong Kong Clear Water Bay campus in building development, strategic planning of the GZ Library and overseeing its operations.
The appointee is expected to lead the functions, to manage resources and to deliver services of the HKUST GZ Library to achieve the missions in supporting teaching, research, and student experience within the University.
The appointee will be required to station and work in the Mainland (initially in Nansha prior to the official opening of the GZ campus in the Fall of 2022).
Frequent business travels between Mainland and Clear Water Bay campus will have to be made as required. English is the administration language of HKUST (GZ).
This is a Mainland appointment and the appointee will be offered a contract by HKUST Mainland entity in accordance with the local labor laws and regulations.
Appointment will initially be made on a 3-year contract, renewable subject to mutual agreement.
Review of applications will continue until the positions are filled.