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|The State University of New York at Old Westbury seeks a collaborative, innovative, and service-oriented individual for the Reference and Instruction Librarian position. As a member of the Department, the Reference and Instruction Librarian will have opportunities to collaborate within the library and across campus to support student success and provide responsive reference and instruction services to the Old Westbury community. This includes opportunities to support and create information literacy learning modules and develop workshops. This role supports student success by providing information literacy instruction and continuously adapting and improving information literacy efforts. Early career librarians and/or recent MLIS graduates are encouraged to apply.
Design and deliver classroom and online information literacy instruction for various disciplines and collaborate with faculty to integrate information literacy into courses.
This is a full-time, twelve (12) month tenure-track position. As a full-time, tenure-track faculty member, the librarian is expected to be a committed member of the library department, engage in service, participate in faculty governance, and provide service to the college, as outlined in the Faculty Bylaws. Other duties may be assigned, and some evenings and weekends are required. The successful candidate will be cooperative, confident, customer-centered, and eager to engage with libraries’ changing services and methods. In addition, this position will be expected to display a demonstrated potential for excellence in librarianship, continuing education and service, commitment to undergraduate and graduate education, and possess communication and interpersonal skills sufficient to work effectively with an increasingly diverse array of students and colleagues.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Demonstrated experience in the delivery of library instruction or teaching experience at the secondary or college level.
An ALA-accredited Master of Library Science or Master of Library Information Science degree.
Experience with instruction and reference services in an academic library setting.
$55,899.00 to $66,627.00 commensurate with education and experience
Comprehensive benefits package:
Please submit the following online at: https://oldwestbury.
Only applications submitted online will be considered.
CLOSING DATE FOR RECEIPT OF APPLICATIONS: March 3, 2024
VISA sponsorship is not available for this position.
We encourage protected veterans, individuals with disabilities, women and minorities to apply.
Employment in this position will be contingent on the College’s verification of credentials and any other information required by federal or state law, and SUNY Old Westbury polices, including the completion of pre-employment screening.
The State University of New York at Old Westbury is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, age, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.
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