Instructor of American Sign Language
University of Louisville
Classical and Modern Languages
The Department of Classical and Modern Languages is seeking a dedicated professional to teach American Sign Language in our American Sign Language Interpreting Studies (ASLIS) program for the 2016-17 academic year. This is a one-year term position with the possibility of renewals. Native or near-native proficiency in ASL, and an MA or Ph.D. in American Sign Language Interpreting, Deaf Education, or other appropriate field is required. Applicants must also have ASLTA or RID certification.
Candidates should be prepared to teach ASL courses (all levels), Deaf Culture, Deaf History, Structure of ASL, and possibly other courses. Department service will include, among other assignments, the evaluation of student outcomes and the assessment of language competency levels.
For full application instructions and access to the online application, please visit http://louisville.edu/hr/employment/jobs/currentopenings. (Select Faculty/Administrator Positions, then search for Job ID # UL403.) Inquiries may be addressed to Dr. Dave Coyne, chair of the search committee, at firstname.lastname@example.org. Applications completed by November 16th, 2015 will receive full consideration.
The University of Louisville is a state-supported research university located in the city of Louisville, Kentucky’s largest metropolitan area and home to a diverse and vibrant international community. U of L is an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity, Americans with Disabilities Employer, committed to diversity and, in that spirit, seeks applications from a broad variety of candidates.