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Web Services-Online Learning Librarian - Lehman College (CUNY)

Posted on February 22, 2018

Description

Leonard Lief Library, Lehman College [CUNY] Bronx, New York Title: Web Services-Online Learning Librarian Job ID: 18108 Appointment: Full time faculty appointment to start Summer 2018

Lehman College, City University of New York’s public senior college in the Bronx, is located on a 37-acre, tree-lined campus 40 minutes by direct subway from midtown Manhattan. The College is a vital contributor to the new Bronx renaissance and force for social justice. In 2017, Lehman College was ranked #4 nationally in fostering intergenerational social mobility for U.S. students by the National Bureau of Economic Research and the Equality of Opportunity Project.

DESCRIPTION The Web Services-Online Learning Librarian is responsible for designing, implementing, and maintaining the Library’s web-based learning initiatives. The candidate will bring a vision for facilitating online learning in a range of web environments – both synchronously and asynchronously – coupled with technical expertise to realize this vision.

The position: • evaluates and updates the Library’s responsive website in conjunction with campus IT • designs, implements, and maintains best practices for LibGuides • coordinates and implements efforts to embed resources in Blackboard • provides instructional design and technical support for campus OER projects • creates additional online learning objects using Camtasia, LibWizard, Wordpress, and related emerging technologies.

The candidate: • serves as primary liaison to Information Technology and its Web Team • coordinates with Office of Online Education • chairs the Library’s internal Web Team • collaborates with library colleagues to develop annual Student Technology Fee proposal. The position also provides reference service, information literacy instruction, and collection development in assigned subject areas.

QUALIFICATIONS Master’s degree in Library and Information Science from an ALA-accredited institution. Second Master’s degree required for appointment to Assistant Professor.

At least one year of academic library experience. Experience with web development, management, and usability [HTML, CSS, PHP, Adobe Creative Suite]. Strong commitment to outstanding public service and ability to serve a diverse community.

Previous experience with or knowledge of following resources is recommended: • User experience or user interface design and usability assessment methods • Web analytics • ADA compliance • Wordpress • Blackboard and asynchronous communication technologies • Springshare suite of products including LibGuides and LibWizard • Instructional technologies and instructional design.

COMPENSATION AND BENEFITS CUNY offers faculty a competitive compensation and benefits package covering health insurance, pension and retirement benefits, paid parental leave, and savings programs.

We also provide mentoring and support for research, scholarship, and publication – including research reassignment for junior faculty – part of our commitment to ongoing faculty professional development.

HOW TO APPLY Visit http://www.cuny.edu, access the Employment page, log in or create a new user account, and search for this vacancy using the Job ID or Title. Select “Apply Now” and provide the requested information: https://cuny.jobs/bronx-ny/web-services-online-learning-librarian-instructor-or-assistant-professor/24C697A160314D1BA26BF03580E0570F/job/

Candidates should provide a CV-resume and names and contact information of three professional references.

CLOSING DATE: Review of applications will begin March 30, 2018 and continue until a candidate is identified.

EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY We are committed to enhancing our diverse academic community by actively encouraging people with disabilities, minorities, veterans, and women to apply. We take pride in our pluralistic community and continue to seek excellence through diversity and inclusion. Lehman College/CUNY is an EEO/AA/ADA/IRCA Employer.

Location

Bronx, New York

URL

http://lehman.edu/library

To Apply

Visit http://www.cuny.edu, access the Employment page, log in or create a new user account, and search for this vacancy using the Job ID or Title. Select “Apply Now” and provide the requested information: https://cuny.jobs/bronx-ny/web-services-online-learning-librarian-instructor-or-assistant-professor/24C697A160314D1BA26BF03580E0570F/job/

Candidates should provide a CV-resume and names and contact information of three professional references.

Company Information

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

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