The following position requires familiarity with the community college philosophy, and the ability to work within a culturally diverse college population.
Date: April 8, 2014
DEPARTMENT/DIVISION: Learning Resources, Library, Media & Instructional Technology
TITLE OF POSITION/RANK: Instructor-Librarian
RESPONSIBILITIES: The Department of Learning Resources, Library, Media & Instructional Technology seeks a Librarian to provide reference services face-to-face and online; deliver course-related instructions on and off campus and online; and collaborate with academic departments as a library liaison. The candidate is also expected to be active in departmental affairs, student life, and college governance. S/he must have flexibility in performing various tasks as departmental and library needs change. Some evening and weekend hours are required.
QUALIFICATIONS: The successful candidate must possess a minimum of a Master’s degree from an ALA-accredited institution. Experience in an academic library, collection development and information literacy instruction is preferred. Familiarity with ALPEH, OCLC, information and instructional technologies, LibGuides and other Springshare products is required. S/he must be able to work part of a team. Excellent oral and written skills are required. Sensitivity to the diverse needs of the community college student population is also required.
POSITION EFFECTIVE: Fall 2014 (Hiring is subject to the availability of funds)
SALARY & BENEFITS: The starting salary is $57,415 plus excellent benefits.
TO APPLY: Please send a resume, cover letter, and 3 letters of recommendation to: firstname.lastname@example.org. Please indicate “Librarian” in the subject line of the email or mail to:
Director, Human Resources
Westchester Community College
Administration Building- Suite 111
75 Grasslands Road
Valhalla, N.Y. 10595
Fax: (914) 606-7838
DEADLINE FOR APPLICATIONS: Priority will be given to applications received by May 16, 2014. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.
Westchester Community College provides accessible, high quality and affordable education to meet the needs of our diverse community. We are committed to student success, academic excellence, workforce development, economic development and lifelong learning.