Monday, November 16, 2009

Education Librarian [Substitute] Instructor or Assistant Professor: Leonard Lief Library, Lehman College, CUNY

Reporting to the Chief Librarian, the Education Librarian serves as liaison to Lehman's flagship Division of Education, providing reference and instructional services. The incumbent evaluates and selects print, electronic and multimedia resources supporting the Education Division curriculum, faculty research and student achievement.

The candidate forges working partnerships with discipline faculty, promotes a sophisticated understanding of pedagogical practices and methods, and develops tutorials and pathfinders to teach information literacy to undergraduate and graduate students. Further, the Education Librarian supervises the Education Library and its staff.

Master's degree in Library and Information Science from an ALA-accredited institution. Second Master's preferred or recommended in Education, Psychology, or related field. At least two year's experience in an academic library is strongly recommended.

Appointment slated to begin February 1, 2010.

Please submit letter, resume, and names and contact information of three professional references by December 1, 2009 to:

Kenneth Schlesinger, Chief Librarian
Leonard Lief Library
Lehman College
250 Bedford Park Boulevard West
Bronx, New York 10468-1589
718/960-8952 [FAX]