Faculty Position in San Diego

Assistant Professor, Sign Language/English Interpreting

Palomar College

Department: Speech Communication/Forensics/ASL
Salary: $56,682.32 – $88,676.83
Full or Part Time: Full-Time
Date Opened: Monday, November 9, 2015
Close Date: Monday, January 11, 2016
Primary Function: The Assistant Professor, Sign Language/English Interpreting is responsible for teaching courses in the discipline of American Sign Language/English Interpreting. Courses could include: “Interpreting I-IV”, “Interpreting as a Profession”, “Specialized Settings in Interpreting”, “Fieldwork in Interpreting”. Other courses in the field of American Sign Language which may be taught are “American Sign Language I-IV”, “Awareness of Deaf Culture”, “Perspectives on Deafness” and “Fingerspelling”.
Minimum Qualifications:
a) Any Bachelor’s degree and two years of professional experience
b) Any Associate degree and six years of professional experience
c) A combination of education and experience that is at least the equivalent of the qualifications in either a) or b) above.
NOTE: For professional experience, a “year” is defined as equivalent to 40 hours per week for 10 months.
Diversity Statement: Position requires sensitivity to and understanding of the diverse academic, socioeconomic, cultural, disability, gender identity, sexual orientation, and ethnic backgrounds of community college students, faculty, and staff.
To Apply: Visit https://palomar.peopleadmin.com/postings/search for full details and required application materials.