Job: Idaho State – Clinical Asst Professor, Sign Language

Idaho State University

Clinical Assistant Professor, Sign Language (5549)

Posting Number: req609

9 Month Full-Time

Faculty Non-Tenure Track

Division of Health Sciences

Pocatello – Main

Primary Purpose

Teach American Sign Language classes and related courses for majors and non-majors.

Represent the Sign Language Studies and Sign Language Interpreting programs on the Pocatello campus.

Idaho State University is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. We have an institution-wide commitment to inclusion and diversity and encourage all qualified individuals to apply, especially those who are Deaf or hard of hearing. Veterans’ preference. Upon request, reasonable accommodations in the application process will be provided to individuals with disabilities. Applicants who may require accommodations should contact the Disabilities Services Office, Director Karina Mason Rorris, by Video Phone: 208-417-0620, Telephone: 208-282-2294 or email: henskari@health.isu.edu as early as possible.

Key Responsibilities

Teach classes in American Sign Language and related courses for Sign Language Studies and Sign Language Interpreting programs (80%); Advise undergraduate students (5%); Represent Sign Language Studies and Sign Language Interpreting programs on Pocatello campus; Participate in Department and Program faculty meetings and committee work (7.5%); Professional service and scholarly activity as appropriate to rank and experience (7.5%).

Minimum Qualifications

Earned Bachelor’s degree in ASL or related field; Native or near native proficiency in ASL; Potential and interest to become ASLTA Certified; Potential for excellence in teaching; Ability to pass criminal background check.

Preferred Qualifications

Master’s degree in American Sign Language or related field; Two years or more experience teaching at college or university level (online or on-campus); Ability to work independently; Strong organizational skills; Demonstrated success in interdisciplinary collaborative situations; Experience or interest in curriculum development and accreditation process.

Apply online at https://isu.csod.com/ats/careersite/JobDetails.aspx?id=609

Please submit the following documents with your application:
Letter of interest; Curriculum vita or resume; List of names with contact information for three (3) professional references; Unofficial transcripts (official transcripts will be required of the successful applicant).

Priority consideration will be given to applications received by April 1, 2018. However, the position will remain open until filled. Salary will be commensurate with education and experience. Includes a competitive benefits package. Offers of employment may be conditional pending successful completion of a background investigation.

Idaho State University is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. We have an institution-wide commitment to inclusion and diversity and encourage all qualified individuals to apply. Veterans’ preference. Upon request, reasonable accommodations in the application process will be provided to individuals with disabilities.

Apply Here: http://www.Click2Apply.net/p7x983g89c9b68mb

PI101611983