Thursday, July 01, 2010

Instructional Technologies Librarian [Substitute]: Lehman College/CUNY, Bronx, NY

Lehman College
Instructional Technologies Librarian [Substitute]
Instructor or Assistant Professor

Lehman College, the City University of New York's public senior college in the Bronx, is seeking an Instructional Technologies Librarian. Lehman is noted for its beautiful, historic campus, distinguished by programs in arts and humanities, education, natural and social sciences, as well as a brand new Multimedia Center. The Leonard Lief Library is a modern, four-story structure with advanced technologies.

Reporting to the Coordinator of Information Literacy and Assessment, the Instructional Technologies Librarian:
• Creates and implements online learning modules to support the Library's active information literacy, reference and web-based learning programs
• Develops and applies innovative learning technologies and resources to the instructional process
• Supports development of both onsite and virtual reference services, as well as enhances the library website's interactivity with multimedia tutorials and social networking tools
• Provides library instruction, reference service, and collection development

REQUIRED: ALA-accredited MLS. Experience using learning technologies and graphic design tools, as well as course management software (Blackboard). Demonstrated interest in teaching and learning. Working knowledge of HTML and CSS, with experience in website management. Strong commitment to outstanding public service.

PREFERRED: Practical experience using Camtasia Studio or Adobe Captivate. Familiarity with Adobe Photoshop, InDesign or Illustrator. Knowledge of or interest in video production tools (FinalCutPro, Adobe AfterEffects). Understanding of virtual reference, social networking strategies and Web 2.0 technologies.

Project management experience, excellent communication and interpersonal skills, and ability to thrive in a team-oriented environment. At least one year of academic library or professional training experience. Second Master’s degree is preferred and required for appointment to Assistant Professor.

Review of applications will begin July 9, 2010 – and will be accepted until position is filled.

Please submit letter, resume, and names and addresses of three references to:Professor Kenneth Schlesinger, Chair
Search Committee
Leonard Lief LibraryLehman College
250 Bedford Park Boulevard West
Bronx, New York 10468-1589