Teaching Faculty I , 9 Month Salaried (Special Education)

Location
Tallahassee, FL
Posted
Mar 25, 2018
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Job ID: 43193

Full/Part Time: Full-Time

Regular/Temporary: Regular

Apply On Or Before: 03/29/2018



Department

School of Teacher Education, Special Education Program
Specialized Faculty Position in Special Education at the Florida State University The Special Education Program in the School of Teacher Education at Florida State University invites applications for an instructional position at the rank of Teaching Faculty I in Special Education. We seek a colleague to support the Special Education Program in their commitment to preparing high-quality special education teachers. The Special Education program is non-categorical and coursework is designed to address the needs of children with high and low incidence disabilities across the lifespan (i.e., preschool through adulthood). The successful candidate will coordinate the accelerated BS/MS Special Education program (https://education.fsu.edu/degrees-and-programs/special-education). Our goal is to prepare teaching professionals who not only succeed in their classrooms but also seek to improve their schools, communities, academic disciplines, and professions.
The College of Education, the School of Teacher Education, and the Special Education program strive to develop a deep understanding of, and respect for, diversity among students and colleagues.

Responsibilities

Teach undergraduate and graduate courses in Special Education.
Coordinate the Special Education program, including but not limited to: (a) advising and mentoring, (b) coordinating field experiences (i.e., practicum and internship), (c) supervising field
experiences (i.e., practicum and internship), and (d) actively participating in recruitment efforts
Serve on student graduate committees
Provide service to schools, the University, Department, College, and the profession
Grow and support existing partnerships/relationships with local schools

Qualifications

Earned doctorate in Special Education or a related field by August 2018
Strong organizational and interpersonal skills
Significant experience and leadership in one or more PreK-12 educational settings
Commitment to and experience with working with diverse student populations

Preferred

Experience teaching Special Education methods courses
Experience coordinating certification programs (including state-level reporting)
Experience mentoring pre-service and in-service teachers
Successful teaching experience at the college or university
Interest and experience in Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) and/or Emotional Behavioral Disorders (EBD)

Contact Info

Dr. Lindsay Dennis lrdennis@fsu.edu

Pay Plan

This is a Faculty position.

Criminal Background Check

This position requires successful completion of a criminal history background check. The background check will be conducted as authorized and in accordance with University Policy 4-OP-C-7-B11.

How To Apply

If qualified and interested in a specific Faculty job opening as advertised, apply to Florida State University at https://jobs.fsu.edu. If you are a current FSU employee, apply via myFSU > Self Service.
Applicants are required to complete the online application with all applicable information. Applications must include education details even if attaching a Vita.
In addition to the online application, candidates should submit an application package that includes: Letter of application, curriculum vita, names of three references with contact information, and statement of teaching and research interests to our application coordinator: Terry Graves, Administrative Specialist, School of Teacher Education, G112 Stone Building, 1114 W. Call Street, Florida State University, Tallahassee, FL 32306-4459. These materials may also be sent electronically to terry.graves@fsu.edu.

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Equal Employment Opportunity

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FSU's Equal Opportunity Statement can be viewed at: http://www.hr.fsu.edu/PDF/Publications/diversity/EEO_Statement.pdf

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