Instructional Services Librarian, Pace University, New York City campus, New York, NY

Participate in a dynamic Information Literacy instruction program that emphasizes the integration of digital and print resources, develops autonomous learners, facilitates lifelong learning, and promotes Core Curriculum learning outcomes including Information Literacy, inquiry, critical thinking, and problem-solving.

Develop, teach and promote library and information literacy skills to undergraduate and graduate students in a variety of programs and disciplines; collaborate with the Instructional Services Team and departmental faculty in designing, implementing, and assessing multi-faceted instructional programs including but not limited to: curricular-based instruction sessions, drop-in workshops and seminars, interactive web-based tutorials, online research guides, and library orientation tours and presentations.

Share responsibility for scheduling functions and activities conducted by the Instructional Services Team.

Perform all aspects of client-based, in-person and online reference and information services.

Position Qualifications:

MLS from an ALA-accredited institution, or equivalent.

Demonstrated experience in and aptitude for both in-person and online Information Literacy instruction. Knowledge and skills in instructional design, assessment, learning theories, instructional principles & practice.

Demonstrated understanding of information needs of university faculty, staff and students and a working knowledge of information technologies and their application to enhance user services.

Experience with relevant reference and research sources in a variety of formats; well-developed computer and online searching skills.

Excellent interpersonal, communication, organizational, and analytical skills.

Initiative, flexibility and the ability to creatively adapt in an evolving organizational environment.

A strong commitment to excellence in service and a demonstrated ability to work independently as well as collaboratively.

Salary commensurate with experience and qualifications. Pace University offers a competitive compensation and benefits package.

Pace University is an Equal Employment and Affirmative Action Employer, committed to ensuring a diverse learning and working environment. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.

Candidates are required to complete an on-line application via the Universitya��s HR website. Phone calls, hard copy, or e-mail submissions of application materials will NOT be accepted.


About John Pell

John Pell is an assistant professor and librarian at Hunter College in New York City.

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