Hoffman, Dr. Dan
ASL/Deaf Studies Assistant Professor & Program Director
CB 310F

Last Updated: 5/27/18 -


2014- Lamar University Ed.D- Deaf Studies/Deaf Education

2008- Lamar University M.S.- Deaf Studies/Deaf Education

2006- Gallaudet University B.A.- Communication Studies

1987- Remington College A.A- Computer Engineering


Hoffman, D., Wolsey, J., Andrews, J., & Clark, D. (2017). Translanguaging Supports Reading with Deaf Adult Bilinguals: A Qualitative Approach. The Qualitative Report22(7), 1925-1944. Retrieved from http://nsuworks.nova.edu/tqr/vol22/iss7/12

Hoffman, D. & Andrews, J. (2016, May, 15). Why Deaf Culture Matters in Deaf Education. (Review of the book, Horejas, T.D. (2012). Social constructions of deafness: Examining deaf languacultures in education. Washington, D.C.: Gallaudet University Press. Retrieved from  https://doi.org/10.1093/deafed/enw044.

Hoffman, D. (2014).  Investigating Phenomenological Translanguaging Among Deaf Adult Bilinguals Engaging in Reading Tasks. (Unpublished doctoral dissertation). Lamar University, Beaumont, TX.

Kushalnagar, P., Radford, C., Hoffman, D., Martin, M., & Perez, A. (2009). The Value of Cognitive Neuroscience Graduate Education in Deaf Education, Deaf Studies and Audiology Programs: A Survey among Graduate Students. (Unpublished Manuscript). Lamar University, Beaumont, TX.

Hoffman, D., & Kerr, M. (2012). Translated Reader Primers "Adapted Little Books" into American Sign Language. Lamar University, Beaumont, TX. 


Utah Valley University ASL/Deaf Studies Assistant Professor & Program Director (2015-present)

ASL/Deaf Studies Instructor & ASL Coordinator (2012-2015)

August 2008- May 2012- University of Mary-Hardin-Baylor Belton, Texas. American Sign Language- Instructor • ASL Coordinator

January 2007- May 2012- Austin Community College, Austin, Texas. American Sign Language- Adjunct Professor • Teaching American Sign Language I-VI.

January 2007- December 2011- Tree of Signs, Inc. Austin, Texas Founder/Owner • ASL tutoring • Mentoring program • Providing workshops • Teaching ASL I, II, III, & IV • Consulting parents, employers, and students.

March 1988- June 2002- United States Postal Service. Distribution Clerk. Metro Tampa, Florida