Stephens Appointed University Librarian

Denise Stephens, UC Santa Barbara University Librarian

Denise Stephens, university librarian at the University of California, Santa Barbara, has been appointed vice provost and university librarian at Washington University in St. Louis, effective July 1, according to Provost Holden Thorp.

Stephens succeeds Jeffrey G. Trzeciak, who left the university last July.

Stephens will manage University Libraries’ nine locations, the system’s vast archives and special collections, and 156 professional and support staff.

She also will oversee the continued construction of the Olin Library Transformation, which is slated to debut in spring 2018.

See the full announcement in the Source.

About the author