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Sample of an ASL
Teaching Position Job Announcement and qualifications:
Note: These may or may not still be open. This page is not intended to be
a source for jobs. Instead it is meant to give you an idea of what sort of
qualifications are required for certain ASL-related positions.
an example of an announcement for a college-level ASL instructor position:
In a message dated 1/10/2007 11:02:42 A.M. Pacific Standard Time,
eldredbr "at" uvsc.edu writes:
The ASL & Deaf Studies faculty position at Utah Valley State
is now open. Please apply and/or spread the word!
The position announcement is online at the link at the
end of the paragraph below.
Faculty Tenure Track, Assistant Professor of ASL &
Deaf Studies, Utah Valley State College, Orem, Utah
Candidates currently being sought for Assistant
Professor in ASL & Deaf Studies (tenure track) beginning
fall 2007. Requires graduation from an accredited
university with a Masterís degree in a closely related
field plus two years of full-time teaching experience
(or equivalent). Strong preference for a Ph.D. or
significant work toward completion of a Ph.D. (ABD) with
research in a Deafness-related field. Preference given
for specialty areas that differ from those of current
faculty. Candidates must be fluent in both American Sign
Language and (written) English, prepared in basic
language teaching pedagogy, and willing and able to
teach courses associated with the Deaf Studies minor and
major (pending), and the Integrated Studies emphasis in
ASL. Intimate and extensive Deaf-World experience
required. Deaf applicants are encouraged to apply. All
applicants must be able to submit verification of
employment eligibility (identity documents), Further
information and application details are available at http://www.uvsc.jobs/applicants/Central?quickFind=51552.
Anticipated initial screening date 3-1-2007.
Bryan K. Eldredge, Ph.D.
ASL & Deaf Studies
Utah Valley State
Orem, Utah 84058
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