Adjunct - Instructor, American Sign Language
Raritan Valley Community College Adjunct - Instructor, American Sign Language Ranked by BestColleges.com and Niche.com as the #1 community college in New Jersey, Raritan Valley Community College has been serving as an academic and cultural center for Somerset and Hunterdon County residents for 50 years. The College has been nationally recognized for its service to the community, environmental stewardship, and commitment to diversity. It is home to a Planetarium, Science Education Institute and 3M Observatory, a 1,000-seat Theatre, an Honors College for high achieving students and much more. The College offers more than 90 associate degrees and certificates, as well as career training, small business assistance through the Small Business Development Center, professional development, and adult and youth personal enrichment courses. RVCC is located at 118 Lamington Road in Branchburg, NJ. For further information, visit www.raritanval.edu. Job Description: The Communication & Languages Department at RVCC is currently accepting applications for part-time adjunct position in American Sign Language (ASL) for the upcoming semester. This course develops basic ASL skills. The laboratory component provides self-paced skill development with individualized support from the instructor. Seeking qualified candidates to teach Introduction and Intermediate ASL courses as assigned. Initial salary and rank will be based on the successful candidate's educational qualifications and professional experience. Positions are located on the Main RVCC Campus unless otherwise noted. Requirements: Master's Degree in ASL, Deaf Studies, Deaf Education, Linguistics, Interpretation, and Translation or a related field. Advanced or near-native level of proficiency in American Sign Language, Minimum of two years’ teaching experience; teaching experience in college-level courses in American Sign Language strongly preferred. Preferred Additional Qualifications: College-level teaching experience in both traditional face-to-face and online delivery. Application Instructions: As a New Jersey First Act Employer, new employees must establish a primary residence in New Jersey within one year unless an exemption applies. RVCC's starting rate and rank are commensurate with educational qualifications and experience. For consideration of the above position, please submit your cover letter and resume online https://rvcc.interviewexchange.com/candapply.jsp?JOBID=121917#pageTop We regret that we are unable to respond to each and every resume received. Only those candidates of interest will be contacted directly. Raritan Valley Community College is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Plan Employer. We will implement the policy to assure that the employment opportunities offered at the institution are available to all persons. Raritan Valley Community College is firmly committed to a policy of Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action, and will implement the policy to assure that the benefits, services, activities, programs and employment opportunities offered at the institution are available to all persons regardless of race, creed, color, national origin, ancestry, age, sex, marital status, religion, affectional or sexual orientation, gender identification and expression, atypical hereditary cellular or blood trait, genetic information, liability for service in the Armed Forces of the United States, or disability, and in accordance with the state and Federal Laws: Title IX, Title VII, Civil Rights Act of 1964; Executive Order 11246, as amended; Title IX, Educational Amendments of 1972; section 503 and 504, Rehabilitation Act of 1973, as amended; Veteran’s Assistance Act of 1972; as amended.