A world-class institute of changemakers in the deaf and signing community.
Since 1864, we have been investing in and creating resources for deaf and hard of hearing children, their families, and the professionals who work with them.
Over 50 degree programs, with online and continuing education for personal and professional development.
Innovating solutions to break down barriers, and using science to prove what does and doesn’t work.
We make it easy for you to apply and enter here.
Ready to take the next step toward a college education?
Make lasting memories and grow in ways you never thought possible.
Come join the Bison team and help us evolve and advance the deaf community!
* An equal opportunity and affirmative action employer, Gallaudet University encourages deaf, hard of hearing, women, veterans, and underrepresented groups to apply.
All candidates are required to exhibit a willingness to learn sign language and commit to becoming proficient within a reasonable amount of time.
Gallaudet employees have access to a wide variety of benefits, including:
Gallaudet University is a community where the personal and professional development of our employees always continues. Employees can choose to:
The University is always seeking to grow its employees and prepare them for greater responsibilities within the university.
The Washington metro area has one of the largest deaf and hard of hearing communities in the country, with a thriving signing ecosystem.
The tri-state region is rich with a variety of cultures. Maryland and Virginia are both just a short drive or commute from campus.
University employees may opt to live in Maryland or Virginia while working at Gallaudet.
Attracting the top talent from around the globe, we value a culture of equity and ambition.
Our mission is to ensure the intellectual and professional advancement of deaf and hard of hearing individuals through American Sign Language and English. We represent a diverse community whose members have many different backgrounds and talents. Commitment to excellence in education, research, inclusion, and adapting to changes is what motivates and brings us together.
As an independent contractor, you will have the opportunity to work on projects for Gallaudet University and some of our partners. We are always looking for skilled deaf and hard of hearing independent contractors to meet the needs of the University
If you have questions about advertised positions, working at Gallaudet, or the application process, email us at firstname.lastname@example.org. In the meantime, check out our FAQs.
Gallaudet University is a federally chartered private and premier university for the deaf and hard of hearing since 1864.
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