Adjunct Librarian/Liaison to High School of American Studies – Lehman College

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, Lehman College, 250 Bedford Park Boulevard West, Bronx, New York  10468-1589

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