City Tech is Hiring an Adjunct Instruction and Reference Librarian

Adjunct Reference and Instruction Librarian; Instructor or Assistant Professor, City Tech Library

The Ursula C. Schwerin Library at New York City College of Technology, CUNY (City Tech) seeks to hire a Reference and Instruction Librarian for part-time work during the June 2023 semester with a possibility to renew during the Fall 2023 semester. City Tech is a comprehensive college in downtown Brooklyn, offering associate and baccalaureate degrees in technology and health related degree programs, other career-oriented degrees and liberal arts transfer degrees in its Schools of Arts and Sciences, Technology and Design, and Professional Studies. The adjunct reference and instruction librarian will be responsible for providing high quality reference service in person and online, for teaching in person library instruction classes, and for contributing to instructional design and outreach projects.

Successful candidates will have experience working in an academic library; experience providing in-person and online library reference; experience with library instruction; the ability to work as part of a team of diverse individuals; and excellent communication skills, including the ability to interact positively with colleagues, students, faculty, staff in the library and at the college. Experience with instructional design platforms, libguides, and wordpress preferred. 

The successful candidate will be able to work around 15 hours per week over 2 or 3 weekdays. Applicants must have an ALA-accredited MLIS; an additional graduate degree is required for appointment at the rank of Assistant Professor.

Applicants should send a cover letter and CV by email to Prof. Keith Muchowski at The position is open until filled, and review of applications will begin immediately.


Instructor: $47.42 to $59.00 per hour
Assistant Professor: $53.79 to $63.85 per hour