Learning and Curricular Services Librarian
Assistant Professor, Tenure-Track
St. John’s established in 1870, has three New York City campuses; international locations in Rome, Italy; Limerick, Ireland; and Paris, France; and study abroad locations around the world. The Princeton Review and other top rankings consistently recognize the University’s outstanding academics, diverse student body, dynamic internship and volunteer opportunities, focus on student life, and diverse study abroad offerings. St. John’s University offers more than 100 undergraduate and graduate programs in its six colleges and schools, with a growing number of programs offered online. The University is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education and 12 other major academic and professional associations.
A dedication to diversity, equity and inclusion is at the heart of our mission. As a Catholic and Vincentian university, St. John’s is committed to institutionalizing practices of inclusive excellence to ensure that we welcome and celebrate the intrinsic worth of all members of our community. We will become an even stronger university as we enhance equity at every level of our institution. Our graduates will excel in the competencies and values required for leadership and service in a rapidly evolving world.
Reporting to the Dean of Libraries and working directly with the Coordinator of Information Literacy Instruction and the Critical Pedagogy Librarian for Student Success, the Learning and Curricular Services Librarian will work to develop and implement information literacy programs enhance student success. Hired at the rank of assistant professor, this full-time tenure track/tenured position will actively contribute to re-imagining the University Libraries information literacy programs and curriculum, working with library faculty as well as subject matter specialist faculty to develop, curricula, syllabi, instructional materials, learning modules, student-learning outcomes, as well as an information literacy instruction assessment plan. The Learning and Curricular Services Librarian will be responsible for developing and teaching both non-credit and for-credit information literacy courses within the Libraries, working collaboratively with other library faculty to strategically further the educational mission of the University Libraries and the University. The Learning and Curricular Services Librarian will liaise with the Institute of Core Studies and the Libraries elected representative to the University Core Curriculum Council to support information literacy instructional needs related student learning outcomes that are embedded in the Core Curriculum. Duties and workload may be adapted and altered to fit the emerging needs of the University Libraries, the academic and curricular changes across campus, as well as developing campus or community partnerships. This position will grow in importance as we adapt our information literacy services to meet evolving user needs, to support curricular and changing trends in higher education and service delivery, and in in support of the University Libraries commitment to becoming an anti-racist institution.
Please apply online here.
In compliance with NYC’s Pay Transparency Act, the annual/hourly salary range for this position is $70,000 - $75,000. St. John’s University considers factors such as (but not limited to) scope and responsibilities of the position, candidate’s work experience, education/training, key skills, internal peer equity, as well as market and organizational considerations when extending an offer.
St. John’s University is an Equal Opportunity Employer and encourages applications from women and minorities. All qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national or ethnic origin, age, status as an individual with a disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. I understand that any offer of employment is subject to receipt by St. John’s University of satisfactory references, verification of employment and education.