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Instruction & Information Literacy Librarian - Touro College

Posted on August 15, 2017

Description

In collaboration with the Library Information Literacy Director, the Instruction & Information Literacy Librarian will interact with students and faculty, and participate in creating an active instructional program. The librarian will teach both on ground and online classes at both undergraduate and graduate levels.

Responsibilities

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  1. Teaches information literacy and research skills classes in face-to-face and online learning environments, including a semester course
  2. Designs a variety of face-to-face and online instructional materials using current tools
  3. Manages the library’s Social Media platforms
  4. Assists in incorporating information literacy into the curriculum
  5. Assists in assessing students’ information literacy skills
  6. Occasional evening hours
  7. Performs other duties as assigned by supervisor

Qualifications

Degree Master’s Degree from an ALA-accredited institution At least 1_____years of instruction experience in an academic library Experience working with a diverse student and faculty population Understand emerging technologies and their applications in an
    academic library environment
 	Knowledge of learning theory and information literacy trends
 	Effective communication, interpersonal, and organizational skills
 	Comfortable in writing and editing for grammar and punctuation 
 	Familiarity with learning management systems, such as Blackboard
 	Familiarity with web conferencing software, such as Adobe Connect or 
    Zoom
 	Familiarity with using content management systems, such as  
    LibGuides and WordPress
 	Creativity, flexibility and the ability to work in a team based environment is 
    important
 	Experience in web and multimedia technologies, including video production 
    tools like Camtasia is preferred

Location

43 West 23rd Street, New York, NY

URL

touro.edu/library

To Apply

Send cover letter and resume to [email protected]

Company Information

Touro College Libraries, Midtown Library, 43 West 23rd, 5th Floor, New York, NY

Contact Information

[email protected]