JOB: Part-Time Instructor, Diablo Valley College Library Technology Program

Part-Time Instructor, Diablo Valley College Library Technology Program Reference and Research Services: Tools and Techniques, Spring Semester 2011 $57.96-$81.96/hour depending upon education and experience.

Diablo Valley College is accepting applications for a part-time, hourly position for an instructor in the Library Technology Certificate Program. This three-hour evening class assignment is for teaching a 3-unit class of 54 classroom hours: Reference and Research Services: Tools and Techniques. This semester-length class will be offered in Spring Semester 2011. The course is offered every Spring semester and is a required course for the Library Technology degree.

More information about DVC’s Library Technology Program can be found at:
http://www.dvc.edu/org/departments/library/lit/index.htm.

Questions? Please contact Deb Hunt, dhunt@dvc.edu.

QUALIFICATIONS (Minimum)

Master’s Degree in Librarianship from an American Library Association accredited school.

QUALIFICATIONS (Desirable)

  1. Three years experience as a reference librarian in a variety of libraries.
  2. Knowledge of and experience with reference resources in print and
  3. digital formats and the techniques for providing effective reference
  4. services.
  5. Teaching and/or training experience with adults.
  6. Proven ability to communicate effectively with students and colleagues.
  7. Sensitivity to teach students from diverse cultural, ethnic, and
  8. socioeconomic backgrounds who may have wide ranges of abilities, including
  9. the disabled.
  10. Enthusiasm for the work of library staff and the services they provide.

Please send resume/c.v. and cover letter describing your teaching experience and why you are interested in teaching in a community college library technology program. Deadline for submission is September 15, 2010.

Send or email to:
Andy Kivel
Interim Library Director
Diablo Valley College
321 Golf Club Rd.
Pleasant Hill, CA 94523
akivel@dvc.edu

The Contra Costa Community College District is an equal opportunity employer.