Emerging Technology Librarian

Troy, NY
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Salary: 48,981
Created: February 23, 2024


Application closes: Mar 22, 2024

Founded in 1953, Hudson Valley Community College (HVCC) located in scenic Upstate NY is a multi-campus College with locations in Troy and Malta New York. HVCC offers more than 80 degree and certificate programs in three schools: Business and Liberal Arts; Health Sciences; and Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM). Hudson Valley is one of 30 community colleges in the State University of New York (SUNY) system and serves nearly 9,000 students each year. The college is a recognized leader in career and transfer preparation, workforce training initiatives, distance learning and service to a diverse population of students. Hudson Valley has an extension center in Malta, NY known as HVCC North and sponsors the Capital District Educational Opportunity Center in Troy, NY. With more than 80,000 alumni and nearly 1,000 employees, the college and is a catalyst for educational opportunity and economic development in the Capital Region of New York State.

Hudson Valley seeks experienced, dynamic, capable, creative and caring individuals who would like to join our team and continue to build on decades of successful service to our community. Applications are being accepted for the following vacancy for the Fall 2024 semester on the Faculty staff of Hudson Valley Community College, Troy, New York.

Hudson Valley Community College is dedicated to the goal of building a culturally diverse and pluralistic faculty committed to teaching and working in a multicultural environment and strongly encourages applicants from minorities and women veterans, and individuals with disabilities, and Bi-lingual applicants are encouraged to apply. 

Department: Library 

Emerging Technology Librarian HV-FAC-22124-1
Full Time Probationary 

Position Overview: The Emerging Technology Librarian shapes the ongoing planning, development, and implementation of technology initiatives in support of the research and teaching mission of the library through collaborative efforts with campus partners. The Emerging Technology Librarian shares in providing in-person and virtual research services as well as promotes, develops, and delivers general and course-specific instruction. 

•    Master’s Degree in Library or Information Science from an ALA-accredited institution
•    Proficiency with library related information technology applications
•    Demonstrated ability to manage small- and large-scale projects successfully
•    Familiarity with academic library research and instruction services
•    Excellent oral and written communication skills
•    Evidence of successful collaboration in a team environment
•    Familiarity with assessment practices

The Emerging Technology Librarian reports to the Library Director.

Duties and Responsibilities are:     

•    Identifies and collaborates with relevant campus partners in creating sustainable technology practices
•    Develops digitization projects and serves as coordinator of Open Education Resources
•    Oversees initiatives focusing on digital accessibility and preservation
•    Evaluates print and online resources to develop and maintain relevant collections
•    Engages in professional development and continuing education activities
•    Serves on library and college committees
•    Participate in an evening and weekend schedule rotation

The Salary for this academic year position is $48,981.00.

Hudson Valley offers a full benefit package including Health Insurance, Dental and Eye Insurance, Retirement, employee and employee’s spouse and children free tuition waivers. HVCC also has a generous leave policy. If you’re employed by a government or not-for-profit organization, you might be eligible for the PSLF Program. The PSLF Program forgives the remaining balance on your Direct Loans

Visit our Employment Opportunities page www.hvcc.edu/jobs to apply before the close date of March 22, 2024.


Published: Thursday, February 29, 2024 03:31 UTC

Last updated: Thursday, February 29, 2024 03:31 UTC