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Web Services-Online Learning Librarian [Substitute] - Lehman College (CUNY)

Posted on January 08, 2018

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 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 as part of our commitment to ongoing faculty professional development.

HOW TO APPLY Please send cover letter, resume, and contact information of three professional references to:

Kenneth Schlesinger, Chief Librarian Leonard Lief Library Lehman College 250 Bedford Park Boulevard West Bronx, New York 10468-1589 [email protected]

CLOSING DATE Review of applications will begin January 5, 2018.

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, NY

URL

http://lehman.edu/library

To Apply

Please send cover letter, resume, and contact information of three professional references to:

Kenneth Schlesinger, Chief Librarian Leonard Lief Library Lehman College 250 Bedford Park Boulevard West Bronx, New York 10468-1589 [email protected]

Company Information

Leonard Lief Library Lehman College (CUNY) 250 Bedford Park Blvd West Bronx, NY 10468

Contact Information

Kenneth Schlesinger, Chief Librarian [email protected]