*The deadline for applications has been extended to March 1, 2013*

*Assistant Professor in Youth Services for 2013-14.*

Queens College, City University of New York, Graduate School of Library and
Information Studies (GSLIS) invites applications and nominations for a
tenure track Assistant Professor position in the area of Youth Services.
GSLIS is the only publicly supported American Library Association
accredited school of library and information studies in the metropolitan
New York City area.

The GSLIS currently has 12 full-time faculty and offers a broad curriculum.
In addition to its M.L.S. degree it offers a 30 credit Certificate of
Post-Masters Studies in Librarianship, a 15 credit Certificate in Archives
and Preservation, a 12 credit Certificate in Children’s and Young Adult
Services in Public Libraries, and three programs for the preparation of New
York State certified School Library Media Specialists. The GSLIS has a
large (350+) and highly diverse student body, only 10% of whom are

Candidates for this position must hold a Ph.D. in library/information
science or a related field or the equivalent with preference given to those
applicants with at least one earned graduate degree in library/information
science and/or experience with public library youth services.

The successful candidate will have a demonstrated record or potential for
teaching, research, and service at the graduate level to merit appointment
at the City University of New York, experience in library/information
science education, and excellent communication skills. Preference will be
given the candidate with expertise in both traditional and current children
and young adult fiction and nonfiction materials, both in print and other
formats; including but not limited to, picture books, media, graphic
novels, and games

Applications should be addressed to; click Employment; click
Search job listings; Faculty; and locate job # 6972. Applications must be
submitted online.

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Linda Cooper, PhD

Associate Professor

Vice Chair & Coordinator of LMS Programs

Graduate School of Library and Information Studies

Queens College, City University of New York

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