Student employees play a key role in our operations and services; we strive to keep the library a collaborative, inclusive work environment where students can learn.
Current Openings by Department
Graduate Design Assistant
Graduate Design Assistants support a range of creative activities in the Design Center during evening and weekend shifts, and act as lead instructors for tools and equipment. Ideal candidates should have strong interests in both learning new makerspace technologies, and in teaching those technologies to others across workshops and 1-1 interactions.
Instructional Media Technologists
Instructional Media Technologists will be responsible for administrative and equipment technologist duties in the IMATS Equipment room. These duties range from email/phone correspondence with patrons to preparing and checking out video production and presentation equipment for Barnard/Columbia students, faculty, and staff using our online equipment checkout system.
Please apply for the job level that matches your experience level on BarnardWorks:
- No previous IMATS experience or 1 semester previous experience: Instructional Media Technologist I (Job ID #7900) - $15.50/hour
- 2 or 3 semester of IMATS experience: Instructional Media Technologist II (Job ID #7898) - $16/hour
- 4 or 5 semester of IMATS experience: Instructional Media Technologist III (Job ID #7897) - $16.50/hour
- 6 or 7 semesters of IMATS experience: Instructional Media Technologist IV (Job ID #7882) - $17/hour
Student Freelance Videographers
The Student Freelance Videographer will primarily be responsible for recording requested classroom lectures and campus events using advanced production equipment. This position will be the point person for IMATS on shoots, collaborating with event organizers or faculty on pertinent information to include in shots and filming the event or lecture in full. Following filming, the Student Freelance Videographer will log and edit footage then export videos to desired delivery formats using Adobe Creative Suite.
Apply on BarnardWorks to Student Freelance Videographer (Job ID #7901) - $17/hour.
BLAIS Zine Library Associate (2 openings)
The primary function of this role is abstracting zines and processing the for the stacks and special collections. Associates may also create social media posts (Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter). Depending on aptitude and interest, Associates may create zineographies, blog posts on BLAIS websites, and develop print and online exhibits.
Apply on BarnardWorks to Student Manager - General Departmental/Office, Job ID #3986.
Job ID #11067 in BarnardWorks (2 openings)
Description: The ERC is hiring CS/programming research assistants for the Fall Semester to work on a project that developed from our collaboration on Premilla Nadasen's Mississippi Semester course. The ERC is developing a web data portal for data related to women in Mississippi. The project includes: web development; automating updates; user testing; and coding in React.
Requirements: We are looking for students with intermediate to advanced proficiency in React.
Job ID #11068 in BarnardWorks (1 opening)
Description:The ERC is hiring CS/programming research assistants for the Fall Semester to work on a project that developed from our collaboration on Premilla Nadasen's Mississippi Semester course. The ERC is developing a web data portal for data related to women in Mississippi. The project includes: data cleaning/prepping and coding in Python or R.
Requirements: We are looking for students with intermediate to advanced proficiency in data cleaning and programming in Python or R; CS majors or students who have taken extensive coursework in programming for the social or natural sciences are also welcome to apply.
Please apply to these positions in BarnardWorks.