Social Sciences and Policy Librarian – Columbia University, NY, NY

Social Sciences and Policy Librarian:

The Social Sciences and Policy Librarian engages and collaborates with students, staff, and faculty across the School of International and Public Affairs and several social science departments and centers, including sociology, political science, cultural anthropology, and the Institute for Social and Economic Research and Policy. The Librarian will support research and learning through outreach to faculty and students, research support services, and collection development and maintenance for the social sciences.

Learn More in an Online Information Session

We are hosting anonymized information sessions for prospective applicants. We welcome you to join one of these sessions to learn more about the Columbia University Libraries, meet the director (Director of the Science, Engineering, & Social Sciences Libraries), supervisor (Head of Research Support & Outreach), and Director of Human Resources for Columbia University Libraries, and ask questions you may have. Attendance and questions will be confidential, as the participant list for each Zoom Webinar session will be hidden. Attendance is not required to apply or be considered for a position.

Register to join one of our Online Information Sessions:

Thurs. Feb. 17th, 2:30-3pm EST:

Mon. Feb 28th, 12:30-1pm EST:

Additional Information

The initial review of applications is expected to begin March 14, 2022. Applications will be considered until the positions are filled.

Please note that expertise in all qualifications for a given position is not expected. We encourage applicants who have experience in some areas, and a commitment to learning in others. If one or more of these roles interest you, we encourage you to apply.