Adjunct Faculty in American Sign Language. Wells College, Aurora, NY. Wells College seeks a colleague to teach American Sign Language for the 2021-2022 academic year. Courses include ASL 101 in the fall and ASL 102 in the spring. Student interest in the courses is high so it is possible that two sections could run each semester.
Wells College is a private four-year Liberal Arts college located in the Finger Lakes region of New York on the unceded lands of Cayuga Nation. The mission of Wells College is to educate students to think critically, reason wisely, and act humanely as they cultivate meaningful lives. The Wells experience prepares students to appreciate complexity and difference, to embrace new ways of knowing, to be creative, and to respond ethically to the interdependent worlds to which they belong. Committed to excellence in all areas of its reach, Wells College equips students for lifelong learning and for sharing the privileges of education with others.
- Minimum of a Master’s degree (required)
- Experience in teaching at the college level (preferred)
Recognizing the role of higher education in supporting students from all backgrounds to meet the challenges of the future, Wells College is seeking to diversify its faculty and staff. We strive to embody a culture of belonging that empowers all to thrive. Our student body includes 35% of students identifying as a student of color and 32% who are first-generation college students. Wells College recognizes that to provide a diverse learning environment is to prepare students for personal and professional success in an increasingly multicultural and global society.
Applications should be submitted online at www.wells.edu/employment and include a cover letter, CV, the names and contact information of three references, a brief teaching philosophy statement, and a brief diversity statement. Review of applications will continue until the position is filled.