LINGUIST List 31.3103
Tue Oct 13 2020
Jobs: American Sign Language; Applied Linguistics: Instructor, Yale University
Editor for this issue: Becca Morris <beccalinguistlist.org>
Suzanne Al-Labban <suzanne.al-labban
American Sign Language; Applied Linguistics: Instructor, Yale University, Connecticut, USA E-mail this message to a friend
University or Organization: Yale University
Job Location: Connecticut, USA (Telecommute)
Web Address: https://ling.yale.edu/
Job Title: Lector, American Sign Language
Job Rank: Instructor
Specialty Areas: Applied Linguistics
Required Language(s): American Sign Language (ase)
The Department of Linguistics at Yale University invites applications for a full-time Lector in American Sign Language to begin either on January 1st or on July 1, 2021. The initial appointment will run for three years, and is potentially renewable. The Lector will offer 5 courses in ASL and will be responsible for the continued development of the ASL curriculum.
The successful applicant will have completed an MA, PhD, or equivalent degree in ASL, linguistics, applied linguistics, Sign Language Education, or a related field, will have experience in teaching ASL in an academic setting, will have native or near-native proficiency in ASL, and will have excellent command of written English. ASLTA Certification desirable, but not necessary.
Applications for this position should be submitted at the website indicated below. The application should include:
- A letter of application,
- A current CV,
- A statement laying out the applicant's teaching philosophy and experience,
- Evidence regarding teaching effectiveness (e.g., course evaluations or supervisor reviews),
- A sample syllabus (or other relevant teaching materials).
- Three letters of recommendation.
To ensure full consideration, applications should be submitted by October 30, 2020, but later applications may be considered until the position is filled.
Yale University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and we especially encourage applications from women, persons with disabilities, protected veterans and underrepresented minorities.
Application Deadline: 31-Oct-2020 (Open until filled)
Web Address for Applications: https://apply.interfolio.com/79478
Chair's Assistant / Registrar Suzanne Al-Labban
Page Updated: 13-Oct-2020