Faculty, Sign Language Interpretation

Location
Miami, FL
Posted
Sep 07, 2017
Institution Type
Community College


Job Title Faculty, Sign Language Interpretation
Job ID 994561
Location North Campus
Full/Part Time Full-Time
Regular/Temporary Regular


Job Details



Job Family
FAC - Faculty
Grade
N/A
Salary
$46,633 - $61,446 (Based on Education and Experience)
Department
English and Communications
Reports To
Department Chairperson
Closing Date
Open Until Filled
FLSA Status
Exempt - Not Eligible for Overtime Compensation


Job Summary


This faculty member teaches American Sign Language and Sign Language Interpretation. This is a full-time Faculty (FAC) position for which an annual contract reflecting the base salary within the fiscal year (July 1st to June 30th) will be issued after ratification by Miami Dade College's District Board of Trustees.


Duties & Responsibilities


  • Teaches lecture and laboratory sections
  • Participates in curriculum development and revision
  • Supervises and coordinates field experiences and/or internships
  • Serves as a resource for other Faculty members and other program areas
  • Serves on School, Campus and College committees
  • Plans and organizes instructional materials to meet course objective
  • Participates in a variety of Departmental, Campus and College-wide programs, activities and committees and develops curricula
  • Prepares and submits student information to Department Chairperson
  • Evaluates students and performs career and academic advising
  • Performs other duties as assigned



Minimum Requirements


  • Masters degree in American Sign Language, Translation / Interpretations, or a focus of Deaf Studies (i.e. culture, history or education) and National RID Certification (preferred) OR Master's degree and 18 graduate semester hours in above fields and National RID Certification (preferred)
  • Ability to function well in a technological environment that includes using classroom and office multimedia resources
  • Ability to demonstrate effective use of active learning and problem solving techniques
  • Possess sound knowledge of teaching principles, remain current in research of the discipline and demonstrate knowledge of National and State Standards
  • Possess excellent communication skills and ablity to communicate effectively with students with a wide range of skills
  • Ability to work well in a multi-ethnic/multi-cultural environment with students, faculty, staff and the community
  • Possess excellent organizational and human relations skills
  • Doctoral stipend awarded in addition to base salary, as applicable
  • Ability to work a flexible schedule that may include evening and weekend assignments
  • Start date for this Faculty position is scheduled on January 3, 2017


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