American Sign Language and Interpreting Studies: Adjunct Faculty Hiring Pool
Company: University of Northern Colorado
Posted on: August 2, 2022
American Sign Language and Interpreting Studies: Adjunct Faculty
American Sign Language and Interpreting Studies
Job EEO Category
The University of Northern Colorado (UNC) is a public research
university in the state of Colorado with more than 12,000 graduate
and undergraduate students. The faculty and staff add another 1,400
members to the UNC community. UNC is a multipurpose institution
offering a wide range of graduate and undergraduate degree programs
in six academic colleges: Humanities and Social Sciences, Monfort
College of Business, Education and Behavioral Sciences, Natural and
Health Sciences, Performing and Visual Arts, and University
Libraries. The University offers more than 2,000 academic
One of the major priorities of the campus is the implementation of
the University strategic plan: Rowing not Drifting 2030. The
University of Northern Colorado is Colorado's leader in education.
UNC sets the standard and models innovative strategies focused on
the holistic growth, development, and life-long success of our
students - this is how we define a Students First university.
Rowing, Not Drifting 2030 guides our direction and aspirations for
the next decade of serving students and our community. As an
emerging Hispanic Serving Institution, the University of Northern
Colorado will be the institution the state looks to as the future
of higher education. Our students will experience a personalized
education grounded in liberal arts and infused with the critical
and creative inquiry; establish relationships with faculty and
staff that nurture individual development; gain the skills and
knowledge that provide upward mobility among alumni; and share a
commitment to the values of diversity, equity, and inclusion.
Our vision takes shape in the form of five elements that serve as
our foundation over the next ten years in support of and service to
our students, faculty, staff, alumni, and community.
- Students First: We exist to transform the lives of our
students. We focus on all aspects of their success by making
intentional decisions to meet their needs and the needs of our
- Empower Inclusivity: The diversity within our university and
state is a distinct advantage that we celebrate and nurture. We
ensure learning occurs through meaningful discussion of shared and
different experiences, viewpoints, and ideas.
- Enhance & Invest: The success of students relies on a healthy
and strong team. We provide our staff and faculty with the support
they need to succeed as professionals, educators, and in life. We
foster an environment where their individual well-being and sense
of belonging are vital to our collective success.
- Innovate & Create: Learning occurs through critical inquiry,
discovery, and creation. We leverage technology and capitalize on
opportunities to innovate and improve instruction. We anticipate
and address societal needs by transforming the campus into a
creative laboratory that asks questions, solves problems, and
shapes Colorado's future.
- Connect & Celebrate: Strong community connections provide
authentic learning experiences and reciprocal partnerships and
collaborations. We set the standard for how engaged universities
enrich the lives of those on campus, throughout Colorado, and
As you consider joining our community, it is important to know that
UNC is dedicated to strengthening and advancing our collective work
related to diversity, equity, and inclusion. We develop and learn
more together with a diverse team. To achieve this, diversity for
us represents differing perspectives, thoughts, and experiences. We
value the individuality of the human distinctions of our staff
because these distinctions benefit students, our community, and
each other. We expect members of our community to stretch their
learning edges about race, gender, sexual orientation, gender
identity or expression, lifestyle, age, educational background,
national origin, religion, or physical ability. This is a
significant way to honor the intersectionality of our university
community. We appreciate the diverse contributions every individual
makes to the UNC community. When you join the UNC community, you
can expect to be part of a growing inclusive, innovative, and
equity-minded community that requires broad collaboration among
faculty, staff, students, and community partners.
Instructor for courses in American Sign Language, ASL-English
Interpretation and TASL. Undergraduate and graduate credit is
Academic and professional credentials required are determined based
MA in a field related to ASL instruction or ASL-English
associated national credentials.
PhD in a field related to ASL instruction or ASL-English
associated national credentials.
Posting Detail Information
Desired Start Date
Open Until Filled
Special Instructions to Applicants
Applications will only be received at this link: . Attach cover
letter, curriculum vitae, unofficial transcripts, and a list of
Salary and Benefits
Pay is $1300 per credit hour. Benefits available include a
selection of several defined contribution retirement plans. Other
benefits may be available based on position.
Additional Requirements and Information
Satisfactory completion of a background check, educational check,
and authorization to work in the United States is required after a
conditional offer of employment has been made. The successful
candidate must submit original transcripts within one (1) month of
Required Notice: In compliance with the Clery Act, the most recent
University of Northern Colorado Annual Campus Security and Fire
Safety Report is available online
(https://www.unco.edu/police/clery/security-report.aspx) and a
paper copy can be requested at the UNC Police Department. This
report contains crime statistics and policy statements related to
safety, conduct processes and Title IX investigations.
Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).
Documents Needed to Apply
- Cover Letter/Letter of Application
- Unofficial Transcripts
- Curriculum Vitae
- List of References
- Other Document
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