Visiting Assistant Professor/ Instructor, ASL
Languages, Literatures, and Writing and Speech Pathology & Audiology: Visiting Assistant Professor/Instructor to teach American Sign Language (ASL) developed within a Disability Studies program. This position is a joint hire between Miami’s Oxford campus and the regional campuses. The teaching load will consist of courses taught in Oxford and on the regional campuses (Hamilton, Middletown, and/or West Chester). Teach beginning and intermediate levels. This faculty member will be responsible for working with other instructors assigned to the ASL courses as well as coordinating syllabi and final exams. Additional teaching assignments within the department may include a course on Deaf culture that is open to all university majors. The ASL program at Miami University began in 2013 and offers a sequence of four courses.
Require: Bachelor's Degree in Education, Linguistics, American Sign Language, Deaf Studies or related field; evidence of at least two years highly-qualified college teaching; near native fluency in ASL and expertise in foreign language pedagogy.
Desire: Great consideration will be given to those who can provided documentation of proficiency and expertise in the following manner – RID NAD Certification, ASLTA membership/certification, ASLPI/SLPI scores. Master’s degree preferred. Experience with online teaching is strongly desired.
Submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, teaching philosophy and evidence of teaching effectiveness to https://miamioh.hiretouch.com/job-details?jobID=5673. Inquiries may be directed to Megan Gross at firstname.lastname@example.org. Screening of applications will begin May 16, 2018 and continue until the position is filled.
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