Adjunct Instructor of ASL
Adjunct Instructor of ASLSchool/Division:College of Liberal Arts and SciencesFull-Time or Part-Time:Part-TimeAbout HofstraHofstra University is a nationally ranked and recognized private university in Hempstead, N.Y. that is the only school to ever host three consecutive presidential debates (2008, 2012 and 2016). At Hofstra, students get the best of both worlds. Our campus is a leafy oasis just a quick train ride away from New York City and all its cultural, recreational and professional opportunities. We offer small classes and personal attention, with the resources, technology and facilities of a large university. Students can choose from more than 160 undergraduate program options and 165 graduate program options in the liberal arts and sciences, education, health professions and human services, the Peter S. Kalikow School of Government, Public Policy and International Affairs, the Fred DeMatteis School of Engineering and Applied Science, the Frank G. Zarb School of Business, the Lawrence Herbert School of Communication, the Maurice A. Deane School of Law, the Hofstra Northwell School of Graduate Nursing and Physician Assistant Studies, and the Donald and Barbara Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell. Hofstra University is a dynamic community of more than 11,000 students from around the world who are dedicated to civic engagement, academic excellence and becoming leaders in their communities and their careers.Description:Hofstra University invites applicants for an anticipated part-time/adjunct opening to teach American Sign Language (ASL) beginning in fall 2021. The position will involve planning, teaching, and evaluating classes in our American Sign Language curriculum. Teaching assignments may include one or more of the following: American Sign Language courses through intermediate levels.Qualifications:1.MA in teaching ASL or equivalent Deaf-related field
2.Demonstrated fluency in expressive and receptive ASL
3.6 semesters within the past 5 years teaching college level, credit-bearing ASL courses
4.Experience in teaching ASL 001,002,003 using the materials of the Hofstra ASL curriculum, Signing Naturally; Smith, Lentz, Mikos, 2008 edition
5.Proof of ongoing professional development
6.Knowledge of Deaf history and culture and experience in the Deaf community
Application Instructions:Interested persons should send a cover letter and curriculum vita or resume via email to complete their application by the deadline of July 10, 2021. The cover letter should clearly indicate your satisfaction of the qualifications detailed above.
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Voluntary Self-IdentificationAll applicants are invited to complete the three (3) voluntary self-identification formsDeadline:7/10/2021Date Posted: 06/03/2021Posting Number: 999927