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Adjunct Faculty, Librarian

College of Lake County
Illinois, United States
Salary Not Specified
Posted Date
Feb 16, 2023

Posting Details

Posting Detail Information

Posting Number

Position Title
Adjunct Faculty, Librarian

Internal Position Title
Adjunct Faculty, Librarian

Library,Testing & Acad. Success

Position Type
Part-Time Faculty

Job Family
Adjunct Faculty

Job Summary

The College of Lake County is seeking an Adjunct Faculty Librarian to provide library reference and instruction for students and collaborate with faculty.

Required Qualification(s)
  • Master’s degree in Library and Information Studies from an ALA accredited program.
  • Recent relevant coursework or work experience.
  • Ability to work at all campus locations (Grayslake, Vernon Hills, Waukegan, Online).
Desired Qualification(s)
  • Bilingual in Spanish and English
Posting Date

Closing Date

Expected Start Date

Special Instructions Summary

This posting will be used to obtain a pool of qualified candidates. As teaching needs arise, applications will be reviewed for possible interviews. The number of adjunct faculty hired varies from semester to semester, depending upon the needs of the department. Adjunct faculty hires and assignments are coordinated by the department chairs.

Applications will be accepted on an ongoing basis. Your application can remain under consideration the academic year. You may check your status at any time by logging into with your username and password. Thanks for being patient with the adjunct faculty hiring process.

Pay Rate
Per faculty contract.



Total Hours per week

Work Schedule

Per schedule.

EEO Statement

The College of Lake County is an equal opportunity employer and has a strong commitment to diversity. In that spirit, it seeks a broad spectrum of candidates including minorities, women and people with disabilities.

Software Testing Required

Interview Process Requirements
None, Presentation

Summary of Essential Functions
  • Understands reference as a teaching space in which to work one on one with students.
  • Demonstrates expertise and uses probing questions to effectively conduct the reference interview.
  • Guides students through critical thinking, reflection and independent learning.
  • Conducts, as assigned, one on one appointments in an online environment employing a creative teaching style that honors the varied cultural background of our students.
  • Promotes awareness of library resources and services to students and faculty.
  • Demonstrates knowledge and competence with online tools such as LibGuides and LibAnswers.
  • Exhibits exceptional customer service skills.

Posting Specific Questions - supplemental questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Do you have a Master’s degree or higher in Library and Information Science from an ALA accredited institution?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * Do you have the ability to work at all campus locations?(Grayslake, Vernon Hills, Waukegan)
    • Yes
    • No
  3. * Are you bilingual and proficient in Spanish and English?
    • Yes
    • No
  4. * Do you have recent relevant coursework and/or experience?
    • Yes
    • No
Applicant Documents
Required Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter
  3. Unofficial Transcript 1
  4. Unofficial Transcript 2
  5. Availability Schedule
Optional Documents
  1. Unofficial Transcript 3

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