The Newman Library of Baruch College seeks an Assistant Professor
to serve as Geospatial Data Services Librarian as part of a team of
information specialists who support an active data services
program. The successful candidate will:
Lead the development of library programming and infrastructure for
use of geospatial data and GIS in research and teaching.
Manage the GIS training lab.
Provide individual and group consultations.
Select data sets for purchase and oversee their management.
Contribute to the development of faculty-led digital projects
involving geospatial, demographic, and census data.
Provide general reference service at the reference desk and via
digital service points. The reference work schedule may require
nights and weekends.
Teach credit courses in the library’s instruction program,
including courses leading to a Minor in Information Studies.
Meet the requirements for scholarship and publication necessary for
reappointment as a tenure-track faculty member.
Maintain a record of service to Baruch College, City University of
New York, and professional organizations.
Master's in Library Science (MLS), Master's in Library Information
Studies (MLIS), or closely related discipline from an
A second graduate degree is required.
Demonstrated knowledge and experience with ESRI suite, ArcGIS
applications, spatial analysis and data visualization.
Excellent communication, presentation, and interpersonal