Lecturer in American Sign Language

University of California Los Angeles Department of Linguistics

UCLA Linguistics: Lecturer in American Sign Language

Job #JPF06243
  • LINGUISTICS / L&S Humanities / UCLA

Recruitment Period

Open March 1st, 2021 through Wednesday, Mar 31, 2021 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)

Position description

UCLA Linguistics: Lecturer in American Sign Language

The UCLA Department of Linguistics invites applications for one summer session lecturer position in Intensive American Sign Language (ASL) teaching from June 21 to August 13, 2021 (UCLA Summer Session A).
This is a position that will involve designing and teaching a one summer (eight weeks) course of ASL.
The salary for the position will be approximately $12,000. The position requires native or near- native ASL skills and a strong background in ASL teaching. A masters degree is preferred.
Applications should include a cover letter, resumé/CV, and additional information as evidence of teaching record (these may be course evaluation data, course materials, and/or recommendation letters).

The University of California is committed to addressing the family needs of faculty, including dual career couples and single parents. We are interested in candidates who will contribute to diversity and equal opportunity in higher education through their teaching, research, and service. We particularly welcome applications from scholars who have contributed to equity and diversity efforts in teaching and service, whose research addresses issues concerning diversity, or who have experience in mentoring women and underrepresented groups.

The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age or protected veteran status. For the complete University of California nondiscrimination and affirmative action policy see: UC Nondiscrimination and Affirmative Action Policy.

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More information about this recruitment: https://linguistics.ucla.edu/

Application Requirements

Document requirements
  • Curriculum Vitae - Your most recently updated C.V.
  • Cover Letter
  • Additional information as evidence of teaching record - Additional information as evidence of teaching record
  • These may be course evaluation data, course materials, and/or recommendation letters.
  • Statement of Teaching (Optional)
  • Statement on Contributions to Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion - An EDI Statement describes a faculty candidate’s past, present, and future (planned) contributions to equity, diversity, and inclusion. To learn more about how UCLA thinks about contributions to equity, diversity, and inclusion, please review our Sample Guidance for Candidates and related EDI Statement FAQ document.
  • (Optional)
  • Misc / Additional (Optional)