Title: Adjunct Librarian/Liaison to High School of American Studies
Closing Date: Until filled
POSITION DESCRIPTION AND DUTIES
Reporting to Head of Reference, the Adjunct Librarian serves as part-time liaison to High
School of American Studies (HSAS) at Lehman College, voted one of the nation's top 100
high schools. This part-time position (15 hours/week) involves two days embedded at HSAS
collaborating with teachers and high school classes, as well as one evening on Lehman
Library's Reference Desk.
The candidate is responsible for outreach and marketing library services to HSAS teachers
and students. The incumbent is expected to develop close working relationships with the
HSAS Principal and instructors to comprehend and support learning objectives by designing
instruction classes, online tutorials, Research Guides, and publicity for new services.
Master’s degree in Library and Information Science from an ALA-accredited institution.
Strong background or experience in middle or high school education. Proven technology
expertise in website content development, instructional best practices, search strategies,
social media and mobile information. Should demonstrate proactive communication skills
and commitment to serving diverse populations. Must be self-starter with creative energy
and follow through.
Letter, resume, names and contact information for
three References by June 30, 2012 to:
Professor Madeline Cohen, Head of Reference
Leonard Lief Library
250 Bedford Park Boulevard West
Bronx, New York 10468-1589
The City University of New York
An Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Immigration Reform and Control Act/
Americans with Disabilities Act Employer