Job Posting: Collections Manager, MD Anderson Cancer Center, Research Medical Library, Houston TX

The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center Research Medical Library Collections Manager

The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Research Medical Library seeks an experienced manager to lead our Collections team. The collections manager provides vision and leadership in the management of the library’s online and print resources including discovery and access. The collections manager provides direct supervision of two collections librarians and our interlibrary loan supervisor. The ideal candidate will have demonstrated abilities delivering innovative solutions.

It is an exciting time in our library as we are transitioning from our current ILS to a discovery system and back-end of supporting applications.



The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, located in Houston’s Texas Medical Center, is one of the largest and most respected centers devoted to cancer patient care, research, education and prevention. MD Anderson’s mission is to eliminate cancer in Texas, the nation and the world.  As part of that mission, we provide education for undergraduate and graduate students, trainees, professionals, employees and the public.  The Research Medical Library supports the mission of MD Anderson by providing premier collections, research support, and education to the faculty, staff, and students.


Required: Master’s degree in library or information sciences from an ALA-accredited program Experience

Required: Six years of library experience in collections or resource management, including four years of supervisory experience

Preferred: Library management experience in collections or resource management acquired in a health sciences or academic library License/Certification

Preferred: Membership in the Medical Library Association’s Academy of Health Information Professionals Minimum Starting Salary: $67,200 You must apply online at the University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center’s

Please include a cover letter, your resume or CV, and names of three professional references.

Review of applications begins January 18, 2016 and will continue until the position is filled.

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