Part-time American Sign Language Instructor
The World Language Program in the School of Humanities, Education,
Justice & Social Sciences at Lasell College is seeking a
part-time instructor to teach American Sign Language. We currently
have an opening for 1 class session that starts Sept 9.
ASL111 is the first level of Elementary Sign Language - we
anticipate that the faculty member hired will also teach ASL112 in
the spring semester. This is a face-to-face course that has been
scheduled Monday/Wednesday 9:30 - 10:45 and Friday 10 -
Given Lasell's commitment to fostering an intellectually enriching
and inclusive educational environment, our expectation is that the
successful candidate will demonstrate competence and sensitivity in
fulfilling their roles and interacting with students and employees
who are broadly diverse with regard to various aspects of identity,
such as race, ethnicity, ability status, socioeconomic status,
sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, nationality,
Lasell seeks faculty and staff who appreciate the value diversity
brings to a campus community and are eager to foster an inclusive
environment at the University. Employees who represent various
areas of diversity of our student body are key contributors to our
- Develop a syllabus and course outline for students that clearly
communicates course learning outcomes.
- Provide instruction for all sessions of assigned courses
utilizing the college philosophy of connected learning.
- Maintain office hours each week.
- Incorporate Canvas (online learning platform) into the
- Keep accurate records of student progress (grades) and complete
mid-semester and final grade reports.
- Collaborate with other language instructors to determine
appropriate leveling and pre-requisite work
Experience teaching American Sign Language, as well as a master's
degree or ABD in a related field are required. A willingness to
incorporate the college's Connected Learning Philosophy into the
course is also important.
Interested candidates should upload a letter of interest, resume
and the information of three (3) references using the forms below.
Review of resumes will begin immediately, and applications will be
accepted until the position is filled.
Lasell University requires all employees to be vaccinated and to
provide the documentation upon the start of employment. Lasell also
provides individuals the opportunity to request a medical or
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aspect of hiring and employment. Lasell proactively reviews its
policies and practices to assure that decisions with respect to
every dimension of employment are made without regard to age, color
of skin, disability, gender expression and identity, genetic
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