Adjunct Faculty Credit - American Sign Language

Location
Palatine IL
Posted
Dec 08, 2017
Position Type
Adjunct
Institution Type
Community College

Starting Pay Rate:  Per Adjunct Faculty Pay Scale

Schedule Information:  Days/evenings/weekends depending upon course schedule

***This posting will be used to obtain a pool of qualified candidates for the above subjects. As teaching needs arise, these applications will be reviewed for possible interviews***

 

The number of adjunct instructors hired varies from semester to semester, depending upon the needs of the department. Your application can remain "Under Review by Committee" for 18 months. You may check your status at any time by logging into jobs.harpercollege.edu with your username and password. 

 

Job Description:  Teach classes in American Sign Language (Levels I to V) and Deaf Culture. This posting will be used to obtain a pool of qualified candidates for teaching assignments in ASL Studies and Deaf Culture courses. As teaching needs arise, these applications will be reviewed for possible interviews. 

Education Requirements: Master’s degree in discipline or related areas (Master’s in Linguistics, Sign Language Studies, Sign Language Education, Interpreter Education, Deaf Education); ASLTA (American Sign Language Teachers Association) certification or ASLPI (ASL Proficiency Interview) Level 4.

Experience Requirements:  Successful college-level teaching experience in American Sign Language; ASL fluency and cultural knowledge.

Required Documents:  ***A resume and cover letter are required to complete the application process***

* Official transcripts required upon hire 
* Employment is contingent upon Criminal Background Check.

* Employment sponsorship is not available.

Applicable Benefits: We offer a competitive, semester by semester adjunct pay, with Harper tuition waivers, sick/personal business leave, and a comprehensive Adjunct Faculty Professional Development Program.

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