Head, Coordinator, and Assistant in Faculty Job Titles:
Definitions and Use
This document clarifies the use of Head, Coordinator, and Assistant in faculty job titles in the University Library. For information on standard Academic Professional titles, see https://nessie.uihr.uillinois.edu/cf/comp/index.cfm?Item_id=677&rlink=675.
Note the existing guideline for Unit Head responsibilities: http://www.library.illinois.edu/committee/exec/policies/GuidelinesforUnitHeadResponsibilities.html
This title should be used for faculty positions which meet the following criteria:
This title should be used for faculty positions which meet one of the following criteria:
Moving forward this title will no longer be used for faculty in the library. A more descriptive title representing the individual’s work responsibilities will be used instead. For example, English Librarian, or Undergraduate Librarian for Reference Services. Faculty with assistant in their title may request a change of title or may retain their current title.