Full-Time Lecturer, Advanced Studies in Education and Counseling (Special Education)

Location
Long Beach
Posted
May 22, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

CALIFORNIA STATE UNIVERSITY, LONG BEACH
College of Education
Department of Advanced Studies in Education and Counseling
Full-Time Lecturer Position Opening

RECRUITMENT NUMBER: 2446

POSITION: Full-Time Lecturer in Advanced Studies in Education and Counseling – Special Education (2017-2018 Academic Year)

EFFECTIVE DATE: August 21, 2017 (Fall Semester)

SALARY RANGE: Commensurate with qualifications and experience

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:
• Master's degree in Special Education or related field.
• Education Specialist Teaching Credential.
• Evidence of a sustained and effective record of teaching in public, urban K-12 schools.
• Demonstrated potential for teaching excellence at the college level appropriate to the teaching assignment.
• Ability to communicate and collaborate effectively with an ethnically and culturally diverse campus community.
• Demonstrated knowledge and application of current best practices in Special Education.
• Demonstrated commitment to working successfully with diverse student populations.

DESIRED/PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:
• Moderate/Severe Education Specialist Teaching Credential.
• Ph.D. or Ed.D. in Special Education or related field in education.
• A record of teaching excellence at the college level appropriate to the teaching assignment.
• Demonstrated excellence in teaching a range of courses in Special Education including, but not limited to: Emerging Issues in Special Education, Urban Education, Collaboration, Advocacy in Special Education, Induction in Special Education, Research in Special Education, Assessment.
• Demonstrated skills to mentor Special Education teachers, including new teachers addressing induction standards in Special Education.
• Experience with inclusive educational practices in K-12 classrooms.
• Evidence of engagement in research and scholarly activities.
• Evidence of dissemination of research or scholarly activities (i.e., publications, presentations).

DUTIES:
• Teach a wide range of courses in the Master of Science in Special Education and Education Specialist Credential Programs.
• Supervise credential candidates.
• Participate in and attend Special Education program meetings.

CSULB seeks to recruit faculty who enthusiastically support the University's strong commitment to the academic success of all of our students, including students of color, students with disabilities, students who are first generation to college, veterans, students with diverse socio-economic backgrounds, and students of diverse sexual orientations and gender expressions. CSULB seeks to recruit and retain a diverse workforce as a reflection of our commitment to serve the People of California, to maintain the excellence of the University, and to offer our students a rich variety of expertise, perspectives, and ways of knowing and learning.

REQUIRED DOCUMENTATION (Please submit both a single PDF file of all documentation and hard copies):
• Letter of application addressing the minimum and desired/preferred qualifications.
• Curriculum vitae including current e-mail address.
• Three current, original letters of recommendation (at least one of which must be external).
• Evidence of successful K-12 teaching experience (e.g., student teaching evaluations, letters of support).
• Evidence of successful college teaching experience, if available (e.g., student teaching evaluations).
• Copy of Education Specialist teaching credential(s)
• Copy of transcript from institution awarding highest degree.
• Finalists will be required to submit a signed SC-1 form and official transcript from institution awarding highest degree.

A background check (including a criminal records check) must be completed satisfactorily before any candidate can be offered a position with the CSU. Failure to satisfactorily complete the background check may affect the application status of applicants or continued employment of current CSU employees who apply for the position.

Applications, required documentation, and/or requests for information should be addressed to:
Dr. Hiromi Masunaga
c/o Londa Davis
California State University, Long Beach
Department of Advanced Studies in Education and Counseling
1250 Bellflower Boulevard
Long Beach, CA 90840-2201
Email: londa.davis@csulb.edu
Telephone: 562-985-4517

APPLICATION DEADLINE: Review of applications to begin June 19, 2017. Position opened until filled (or recruitment canceled).

CSULB is committed to creating a community in which a diverse population can learn, live, work, and thrive in an atmosphere of tolerance, civility and respect for the rights and sensibilities of each individual, without regard to race, color, national origin, ancestry, religious creed, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital status, disability, medical condition, age, Vietnam era veteran status, or any other veteran's status.CSULB is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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