Thursday, November 19, 2009

Information Literacy Librarian (Assistant/Associate Professor): City Collge of New York, CUNY

The City College of the City of New York Library is seeking a creative, enthusiastic, and service-oriented librarian to create and coordinate an Information Literacy program which will supplement the library's existing bibliographic instruction program for our five libraries. The individual must be able to collaborate with faculty in integrating the program into the College's curriculum. An ability to develop and implement an electronic outcomes assessment plan is essential; provide reference services as needed; responsible for collection development in one or more subject areas. The Information Literacy Librarian will report to the Chief of User Services and will have other related duties assigned by the Chief Librarian. Evening/weekend schedule may be required.

ALA accredited MLS and second master's or Ph.D. required for hiring. A minimum of three years of relevant experience in an academic library. Demonstrated pedagogical skill and innovative teaching methods, facility with PowerPoint and Blackboard. Good planning, administrative and communication skills, an ability to work well with the public, and a flexible approach.

Appointment to the Associate Professor rank with a minimum of six years of relevant experience in an academic library may be possible for the appropriate candidate.

$42,873 - $68,024 Commensurate with qualifications and experience.

CUNY offers a comprehensive benefits package to employees and eligible dependents based on job title and classification. Employees are also offered pension and Tax-Deferred Savings Plans. Part-time employees must meet a weekly or semester work hour criteria to be eligible for health benefits. Health benefits are also extended to retirees who meet the eligibility criteria.

To apply please log on to Navigate to Careers at CUNY and then log into the applicant tracking program Careers at CUNYFirst and apply online by clicking "Apply Now" and following the instructions.

In addition, to be considered for this position, you must send via e mail a CV and three letters of recommendation to:
Please include in the subject line of the email "Information Literacy Librarian Search."

Open until filled with review of resumes to begin 12/1/09.

The City University of New York is an Equal Opportunity Employer which complies with all applicable laws and regulations, and encourages inclusive excellence in its employment practices.