Print Page   |   Contact Us   |   Your Cart   |   Sign In   |   Join AFS
AFS Review: Professional Opportunities

Veterans History Project Seeking Liaison Specialist

Tuesday, April 29, 2014   (0 Comments)
Share |

This is a Liaison Specialist position for the Program Coordination and Communication Section of the Veterans History Project (VHP). The congressionally mandated project is intended to collect, preserve, and make available first-hand accounts of veterans who served in wartime during World War I, World War II, as well as the Korean, Vietnam, Persian Gulf, and Iraq/Afghanistan Wars. The specialist assists the Supervisory Liaison Specialist in publicizing, coordinating, implementing, and assessing the project. The incumbent works with a moderate level of autonomy to ensure a coherent planning, collection, archiving, and educational use of a vast number of narratives and histories documenting crucial experiences in the nation’s history. Working with the Supervisory Liaison Specialist, the incumbent is responsible for the project’s administrative and fiscal accountability by creating evaluation criteria for measuring success in the overall project and its components. The incumbent works with a wide range of individuals in Congress, other government agencies, and participating organizations with a range of approaches. Travels outside the Library to meet professionals, and discuss the project’s goals and to further establish and strengthen the Veteran History Project’s professional relationships.

Learn more about the position at Applications will be accepted until Monday, May 12, 2014.

Career Center
| Open Forums
| Online Store
| Renew
| Member Search
| Donate

American Folklore SocietySister Society: SIEF
Classroom-Office Building, Indiana University, 800 East Third Street, Bloomington IN 47405 USA

Association Management Software Powered by YourMembership  ::  Legal