Adjunct - Interpreter Training

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Position Details

Req ID:


Position Title:

Adjunct - Interpreter Training

Position Type:

Adjunct/Temporary Faculty

OSU Campus:




Location Address:

Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
United States

Hiring Supervisor and Contact Info:

Hiring Range:
(Contingent upon available funding):

650.00 - 650.00, Salary

Work Schedule:


Job Summary:

Teaches up to 9 credit hours during the Fall Semester. Presents in a clear and concise format, using a variety of instructional methods. Assesses student learning in regard to specific domains of learning. Works cooperatively with peers, students, staff and faculty as well as business and industry clients. Maintains student records.

Essential Job Functions:

1. Teach up to 9 credit hours per semester. This may include evening instruction.

2. Maintain student and course records

3. Maintain and file current course outlines, objectives, grading criteria and syllabi for all courses taught

4. Assist in the design and revision of courses and curricula

5. Participate in staff development, seminars, workshops, professional organizations, or professional literary material

6. Exhibit innovative and adaptive instructional methods

Special Instructions to Applicants

Resume and Cover Letter required for full consideration

Education & Experience

Position Qualifications:


Bachelor's degree in related field

Preferred Qualifications:

Master's degree

Certifications &/or Licenses:

RID Certification or ASLTA certifcation ( or eligible for certification).

Work Experience:

Minimum of five years employment as an interpreter (if hearing)

Experience in evaluation of interpreters in an interpreter evaluation system

Previous instructional experience in an interpreting program, which includes a minimum of three comprehensive classes in which the incumbent was lead instructor or equivalent experience.

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities:

High level of competence in teaching

Strong working knowledge of interpreting and evaluation systems

Excellent bilingual English/ASL communication skills, verbally and writing

Excellent presentation skills

Ability to assess learning and student progress

Ability to create and maintain a positive learning environment, displaying and requiring professionalism in all classroom activities

Knowledge of audio-visual instructional equipment and computer programs

Ability to work with Microsoft Office (MS Word, PowerPoint) as well as e-mail and internet navigation

Evidences a history of demonstrating ethical and professional behavior

Oklahoma State University (OSU) strives to provide a safe study, work, and living environment for its faculty, staff, volunteers and students. To support this environment and comply with applicable laws and regulations, OSU conducts pre-employment background checks on final candidates. Offers of employment are contingent upon the successful completion of a background check. The type of background check conducted varies by position and can include, but is not limited to, criminal (felony and misdemeanor) history, sex offender registry, motor vehicle history, financial history, and/or education verification. Background checks will be conducted when required by law or contract and when, in the discretion of the university, it is reasonable and prudent to do so.




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Job No:
Posted: 3/2/2021
Application Due: 5/31/2021
Work Type: Full Time