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Adjunct Librarian-Liaison to High School of American Studies - Lehman College (CUNY)

Posted on July 03, 2017

Description

CITY UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK CAREER OPPORTUNITY Lehman College

TITLE: Adjunct Librarian-Liaison to High School of American Studies

Location/Department: Library College Website: http://www.lehman.cuny.edu Closing Date: Until filled

POSITION DESCRIPTION AND RESPONSIBILITIES Reporting to Head of Reference, the Adjunct Librarian serves as part-time liaison to High School of American Studies [HSAS] at Lehman College, ranked the top high school in New York State. This part-time position [15 hours/week] involves two days working with HSAS – collaborating with teachers and high school classes– as well as one evening on Lehman Library’s Reference Desk. The candidate is responsible for outreach and marketing library services to HSAS teachers and students. The individual is expected to develop close working relationships with the HSAS Principal and instructors to support learning objectives by designing instruction classes, online tutorials, Research Guides, and publicity for new services.

QUALIFICATIONS Master’s degree in Library and Information Science from an ALA-accredited institution. Background or experience in middle or high school education preferred. Proven technological expertise in website content development, instructional best practices, search strategies, social media, and mobile information. Should demonstrate proactive communication skills and commitment to serving diverse populations. Must be self-starter with creative energy and follow through. Recent MLS graduates encouraged to apply.

TO APPLY Please e-mail a Cover Letter, Resume, Names and Contact information for three References by July 31, 2017 to:

Madeline Cohen Assistant Professor and Head of Reference Leonard Lief Library Lehman College [email protected]

The City University of New York An Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Immigration Reform and Control Act/ Americans with Disabilities Act Employer

Location

Leonard Lief Library, Lehman College, Bronx, NY 10468

URL

http://lehman.edu/library

To Apply

Please e-mail a Cover Letter, Resume, Names and Contact information for three References by July 31, 2017 to:

Madeline Cohen Assistant Professor and Head of Reference Leonard Lief Library Lehman College [email protected]

Company Information

Lehman College, 250 Bedford Park Blvd. West, Bronx, NY 10468

Contact Information

Madeline Cohen, Leonard Lief Library, Lehman College, 250 Bedford Park Blvd. West, Bronx, NY 10468; 718-960-7765