Monday, September 2, 2013

TT Science Librarian - CUNY Brooklyn College


Appointments are at the Assistant Professor level, with doctorate required, except as noted. Appointees will have the opportunity to teach in undergraduate and graduate programs (when applicable), and, as appropriate, the CUNY doctoral programs. In addition, the appointees will conduct research, seek outside funding/grants, and participate in curriculum development and other departmental and college-wide activities. Candidate should have experience in the pedagogical and research use of computer technology.

Brooklyn College of the City University of New York is an urban, public institution that provides access to outstanding undergraduate and graduate programs in the arts and sciences, business, and education to students of all backgrounds. It is situated in one of the most dynamic and diverse communities in the country.

The College has a proud history of academic excellence in both undergraduate and graduate studies. Since its founding in 1930, the College has offered men and women - many of them immigrants or the children of immigrants, often the first in their families to go to college-a high-quality, affordable education leading to a productive career and a life rich in opportunities. Noted for its outstanding faculty, beautiful campus in a vibrant urban environment, and commitment "to the best", Brooklyn College has been designated one of "America's Best Value Colleges" by the Princeton Review for many years.

Brooklyn College offers a picturesque "campus environment" in an urban location. The College provides rigorous academic studies leading to over 120 undergraduate and graduate degree programs. In recent years, the College's admissions criteria have become increasingly selective, applications continue to rise, and high-achieving students are especially attracted to the Macaulay Honors College at Brooklyn College and various selective programs in the Honors Academy. Particularly noted for the diversity of its student body, the College currently enrolls over 17,000 students who represent nearly every country in the world.

Department of Library
Assistant Professor
- Specialist in Sciences to develop and deliver instructional programs and acts as faculty liaison to selected departments in the School of Natural & Behavioral Sciences. ALA accredited Master's degree in Library & Information Sciences. Second graduate degree in Mathematics, Physics, Health Sciences, Chemistry, Kinesiology, Environmental Sciences, or other science discipline is required. Job ID # 8921.

All appointments are subject to financial availability. The College offers a competitive salary and an excellent fringe benefits package. All applications must be submitted online. For complete job descriptions, deadlines and application instructions, please see No email or hardcopy applications will be accepted.

Brooklyn College is actively building a diverse academic community that fosters an inclusive environment and therefore encourages a broad spectrum of candidates - including women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and veterans to apply.