Instructional Design Librarian – Touro College – New York, NY

Touro College is seeking a motivated and energetic Instructional Design Librarian to join the Touro College Libraries team in New York City. In collaboration with the Library Information Literacy Director, the Instructional Design Librarian will interact with students and faculty, and participate in creating an active instructional program. The librarian will teach classes at both undergraduate and graduate levels.

We will consider applications until the position is filled. Please include a cover letter indicating your interest in or your experience with any of these job responsibilities:

Responsibilities

  1. Teaches information literacy and research skills classes in face-to-face and online learning environments, including a semester course
  2. Develops lesson plans, tutorials and videos
  3. Manages the library’s Social Media platforms
  4. Assists in incorporating information literacy into the curriculum
  5. Assists in assessing students’ information literacy skills
  6. Occasional evening hours
  7. Performs other duties as assigned by supervisor

Qualifications

Degree Master’s Degree from an ALA-accredited institution; At least 2 years of instruction experience in an academic library; Understanding the emerging technologies and their applications in an academic library environment; Demonstrated knowledge of learning theory and information literacy trends; Effective communication, interpersonal, and organizational skills; Comfortable in writing and editing for grammar and punctuation; Familiarity with learning management systems, such as Blackboard; Familiarity with web conferencing software, such as Adobe Connect or Zoom; Skilled in creating and maintaining content management systems, such as LibGuides; Creativity, flexibility and the ability to work in a team based environment is important; Experience in instructional design, web and multimedia technologies, including production tools like Camtasia is preferred.

Location

Touro College Libraries, Midtown Library, 43 West 23rd, 5th Floor, New York, NY

To apply:

send cover letter and resume to sara.tabaei@touro.edu

Contact Information: sara.tabaei@touro.edu

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