Assistant University Librarian for Collection Strategy
Jeff manages the primary Duke University Library (DUL) collections budgets, and provides leadership and vision related to DUL general collections. Jeff is DUL’s primary collection development officer, and frequently represents DUL and Duke in local, regional, national and international contexts such as CRL, NERL, TRLN, the Partnership for Shared Book Collections, the Ivy Plus Libraries Confederation Collection Development Group, and HathiTrust.
Before coming to Duke, Jeff was Director of Edwin Ginn Library and Information Technology at The Fletcher School (Tufts University), and held various collections, library technology and public services positions at Ex Libris, Simmons College, Harvard University, DePaul University and Connecticut College. He has a BA in Philosophy from the University of California, Santa Cruz; and earned two Masters degrees (Library Science, and History and Philosophy of Science) at Indiana University.