Essential Functions: The College of Education at Wayne State University invites applications for a part time instructor position in Bilingual/Bicultural Education to begin Fall 2020. The successful candidate will join the Division of Teacher Education (TED) that attracts faculty, staff, and students who are committed to urban education and social justice. The American Sign Language Education is housed within TED's Literacy and Language program area under Bilingual/Bicultural Education (BBE). BBE prepares educators and leaders in the fields of bilingual education, English as a second language, and world languages through coursework that emphasizes the relationship between culture, language, and learning and the significance of language education for educational access and equity. Teach beginning and intermediate level ASL courses for undergraduate and graduate student courses.Prepare course delivery for online, hybrid and traditional face-to-face formats.Development and prepare syllabi according to the officially approved course syllabi, Maintain course through the Canvas online course management system, Hold weekly office hours, give and grade assignments, and upload final grades.
Qualifications: Earned Master's degree in American Sign Language, and or related field;University-level teaching experience, including on-campus, online and hybrid formats;Michigan or National Certification in American Sign Language.
Internal Number: 76_208220
About Wayne State University
Founded in 1868, Wayne State University is a nationally recognized metropolitan research institution offering more than 400 academic programs through 13 schools and colleges to nearly 32,000 students. Wayne State?s main campus in Midtown Detroit comprises 100 buildings over nearly 200 acres; its five extension centers offer higher education to people throughout Southeast Michigan. Wayne State is dedicated to preparing students to excel by combining the academic excellence of a major research university with the practical experience of an institution that by its history, location and diversity represents a microcosm of the world we live in. Reflecting its location and the excellent international reputation of its graduate schools, particularly in the sciences, Wayne State boasts the most diverse student body among Michigan?s public universities. Its students represent 49 U.S. states and more than 60 countries.