Nichelle J. Perry, Assistant Director of the NCCU Law Library, has been selected to participate in the Leadership Institute for Academic Librarians sponsored by the Harvard Institutes for Higher Education and the Association of College & Research Libraries.
The program will be held from July 31-August 5, 2011 at the Harvard Graduate School of Education. Participating in the Leadership Institute for Academic Librarians will provide Ms. Perry with the opportunity to discover important leadership concepts and apply them to the practical challenges of leading and managing the contemporary academic library.
“As an Assistant Law Library Director at a Historically Black Law School, it is imperative that I am ready to deal with the many challenges facing academic libraries efficiently and effectively. I am thrilled to be attending a program which recognizes the challenges facing the leaders of academic libraries” said Perry.
Prior to becoming the Assistant Director of the NCCU Law Library, Perry served as the Reference/Electronic Services Librarian at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Kathrine R. Everett Law Library and as the Reference Instructional Librarian at the NCCU Law Library.
Perry is a member of the North Carolina State Bar.