The Adjunct Librarian will participate in a busy library information literacy program, planning and teaching library information literacy classes on the main campus, at the college’s extension sites and virtually. S/he will also provide traditional and virtual reference services. S/he will assist in the evening and weekend supervision of library clerks and technicians as well as assist in the evening and weekend supervision of library building and services, as needed. 10 -15 hours per week, days, evenings and weekends are required.
A Master’s degree in Library and Information Science from an ALA-accredited degree-granting program and at least one year of experience working as an academic librarian is required. Knowledge of and commitment to teaching strategies and practices that enhance student success at community colleges, including effective use of technology. Demonstrated ability to communicate well with students of diverse academic, ethnic, socioeconomic, and cultural backgrounds. The incumbent must have the ability to collaborate and communicate with students, faculty, staff, administrators, and community users. Excellent interpersonal, oral, and written communication skills required. Academic library instructional experience along with the ability to collaborate with classroom faculty to integrate appropriate information literacy competencies, concepts and skills into library instruction sessions, assignments and course content strongly preferred.
$39.85 per hour. No benefits.
Candidates must be legally authorized to work in the United States at the time of hire. Send resumes, cover letters, references and copies of transcripts to: [email protected] Please indicate “Adjunct Librarian” in the subject line of the email or mail to:
Director, Human Resources Westchester Community College HR Department, Administration Building- Suite B42 75 Grasslands Road Valhalla, NY 10595 Fax: (914) 606-7838