Demystifying the Hiring Process
Back by popular demand!
When: Thursday, April 24, 6-8pm
Where: ART New York – 520 8th Avenue (between w. 36th and 37th St.), 3rd floor. (A/C/E or 1/2/3 to 34th St.)
Registration is required.
What role does the traditional hiring committee play in the academic library hiring process? Who serves? How do they prepare? What happens during the day-long interview process? And what happens after the candidate leaves—how are decisions made?
Gain insight from four veterans of the hiring process, whose experience derives from a variety of academic library contexts and roles. We’d also like to hear from you: what are your experiences as a member of a hiring committee, as a new hire or as a job candidate? Bring your questions and your experience.
Madeline Ford, Chief Librarian | Hostos Community College Library, CUNY
Michael W. Handis, Special Projects Librarian | The Graduate Center, CUNY
Mellissa Hinton, Assistant Dean, Technical & Digital Services | LIU Post
Kathryn G. Shaughnessy, Emerging Technologies & Instruction Librarian | St. John’s University Libraries
Haruko Yamauchi, Instruction and Reference Librarian | Hostos Community College, CUNY
This event is co-sponsored by ACRL/NY’s New Librarian’s Discussion Group and the Mentoring Program. Light refreshments will be served.
Haruko Yamauchi, co-chair, New Librarians Discussion Group: HYamauchi@hostos.cuny.edu
Linda Miles, co-chair, New Librarians Discussion Group: LMiles.firstname.lastname@example.org
Susanne Markgren, coordinator, Mentoring Program: Susanne.Markgren@purchase.edu