Major Duties: - Curriculum development.- ASL instruction at multiple levels.- ASL program coordination.- Development of the ASL program and enhancement of its visibility.- Cultivate connections with the Deaf community.- Engagement in faculty governance procedures through service at the Department, College, and University levels
Minimum Qualifications: - Bachelor's degree from an accredited institution. - 3 years of ASL teaching experience at the post-secondary level with teaching excellence.- Evidence of ASL proficiency. - Evidence of knowledge, connection, and appreciation of Deaf culture.
Internal Number: 352_57337
About Western Michigan University
One of the top-100 public universities in the United States, Western Michigan University is committed to being learner centered, discovery driven and globally engaged. Founded in 1903, what was once Western Michigan College became Michigan's fourth public university in 1957. Since then, WMU has undergone dramatic growth in size and stature. Today, the University offers more than 240 academic programs to students pursuing degrees through the doctoral level. More than 20 percent of its 25,000 students are enrolled in graduate course work, studying in disciplines ranging from atomic physics and graph theory to medieval literature and blind rehabilitation. Of 101 graduate offerings available, 30 lead to a doctoral degree.