Lecturer-Pool Faculty of World Languages and Cultures (ASL)

Texas, United States
Salary Not Specified
Aug 10, 2020
Employment Type
Part Time
Posting Details

Position Title Lecturer-Pool Faculty of World Languages and Cultures (ASL) Requisition 202000060F Rank Lecturer-Pool FLSA status Exempt Hiring Salary

Commensurate with education and experience.

Position Category Position Type Interim Part-Time College College of Humanities and Social Sciences Department Dept of World Languages and Cultures Open Date 08/10/2020 Quicklink https://shsu.peopleadmin.com/postings/24456
Contact Name Leif French, Ph.D. Title

Sam Houston State University
Department of World Languages & Cultures
Box 2147
Huntsville, TX 77341

Contact Phone 936-294-1979 Contact Email worldlanguages@shsu.edu
Duties Performed in the Usual Course of the Job

The American Sign Language ( ASL ) program at Sam Houston State University is seeking applications for an adjunct instructor to teach American Sign Language courses at the introductory and intermediate levels.

Lecturer-Pool faculty are term positions hired to teach one to four courses per semester. Course requirements may include a combination of teaching on-campus classes at the main campus in Huntsville, and online classes, depending on the needs of the academic department. Lecturer-Pool faculty hiring is based upon student demand, on a semester-by-semester basis.

Educational Requirements for the Position

The primary requirement for the position is the completion of 18 graduate credit hours in American Sign Language (i.e., beyond the Bachelor’s degree). The ideal candidate will also have prior experience and a strong interest in teaching ASL at the university level.

Experience Required for the Position

Teaching experience preferred.

Other Requirements for the Position

This posting is for Fall 2020, Spring 2021 and Summer 2021 semesters.

Special Instructions Summary Open Until Filled Yes
EEO Statement

Sam Houston State University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Plan Employer and Smoke/Drug-Free Workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, creed, ancestry, marital status, citizenship, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, veteran status, disability status, sexual orientation, or gender identity. Sam Houston State University is an “at will” employer. Employees with a contract will have additional terms and conditions. Security sensitive positions at SHSU require background checks in accordance with Education Code 51.215.

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * How did you learn about this position?
    • The Chronicle of Higher Education
    • Diverse Issues in Higher Education
    • HBCU Connect - Historically Black Colleges and Universities
    • HACU - Hispanic Association of Colleges & Universities
    • The Journal of Blacks in Higher Education
    • Association for Women in Science
    • TWC - Work in Texas
    • Inside Higher Ed
    • Higher Ed Jobs
    • HERC - Higher Education Recruitment Consortium
    • SHSU Website
    • SHSU Employee
    • Other
  2. If your response to the question above was 'Other' please indicate from what source.

    (Open Ended Question)

  3. * Please indicate your teaching availability.
    • Face-to-Face Only
    • Online Only
    • Face-to-Face and Online
  4. * Are you available to teach during the day?
    • Yes
    • No
  5. * Are you available to teach during the evening?
    • Yes
    • No
Candidate Documents
Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Curriculum Vitae (Faculty)
  3. Statement of Teaching Philosophy
  4. Statement of Research & Goals
  5. Letter of Recommendation 1
  6. Letter of Recommendation 2
  7. Letter of Recommendation 3
  8. Transcripts
Optional Documents

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