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Lansing Community College

FT Assistant Professor - Sign Language

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Work status: Regular/Continuing
Location: LCC Downtown Campus
Categories: Faculty
Work type: Full Time
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Title: FT Assistant Professor - Sign Language

Posting Closes at 11:55 PM on:  3/25/2022

Hours Per Week: 40 Hours

Compensation Type: FT Faculty -Pay Based on FT Salary Schedule

New Hire Starting Pay: Rate of pay is based on the required qualifications of this position.

Employee Classification: FT Faculty

Level: FT Faculty-BD

Division: Arts & Sciences Division - 407000

Department: Sign Language - 407650

Campus Location: LCC Downtown Campus

Position Type: Regular/Continuing

Bargaining Unit: MAHE

To view the applicable labor contract, visit the Labor Relations web site.

Job Summary:

Teach courses in Sign Language, consistent with current developments in the discipline and teaching methods. Participate in program/department meetings and divisional/college-wide committees with a focus on continual improvement of programs and learning outcomes. Participate in curriculum and course development, course and program coordination, tutoring and advising students, mentoring and reviewing peers, and College initiatives. Must demonstrate a commitment to the diversity of a multi-cultural population, as well as work effectively in a team-based environment, seeking continuous improvement and adherence to the community college philosophy.

Required Qualifications:

Bachelor's Degree or higher from a regionally accredited college or university in Sign Language or any field with a minimum of 18 semester / 27 quarter hours coursework in the discipline.

State or National Interpreter Certification, or native ASL skills (Deaf). Certifications include BEI, EIPA 4.0+, ASLTA, SLPI Advanced or ASLPI Level 4.0 or higher, NIC, NIC Advanced, NIC Master, CI/CT, CSC.

Alternative Requirements:

Bachelor’s Degree or higher from a regionally accredited college or university in any field plus ASLPI 4.0 or higher or SLPI Advanced or higher.

Preferred Qualifications:

Master’s Degree from a regionally accredited college or university in Sign Language or related field and a minimum of 18 semester hours (or 27 quarter hours) of graduate-level coursework in the discipline.
Previous teaching experience.

IMPORTANT: If an educational degree is required for this position, unofficial copies of transcripts from each institution of higher learning where either a degree has been conferred or coursework completed are required documents that must be submitted as part of the online application process.

Applicants with foreign education credentials (i.e. earned degree and related to this position) must contact a member of the National Association of Credential Evaluation Services (NACES) credential evaluation services ( and request an academic transcript evaluation. Three of NACES member credential evaluation services are: Educational Credential Evaluators, Inc. (email: ; World Education Services, Inc.(email: ; International Education Research Foundation, Inc. (email: The credential evaluation must be submitted with the application materials.

Coursework information, if applicable, must be added as an attachment under Additional Attachments.

REMEMBER: If an educational degree is required for this position, applications lacking these required documents will not be considered.

Lansing Community College is an equal opportunity, educational institution/employer.


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