Clinical Assistant Professor

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Position Number001401Functional TitleClinical Assistant ProfessorPosition TypeNon-Tenure StreamPosition EclassFC - Faculty 9 month Non Leave earnUniversity Information

UNC Greensboro, located in the Piedmont Triad region of North Carolina, is a higher-research activity university as classified by the Carnegie Foundation. Founded in 1891 and one of the original three UNC system institutions, UNCG is one of the most diverse universities in the state with nearly 20,000 students and over 2,700 faculty and staff members representing more than 90 nationalities. With 17 Division I athletic teams, 85 undergraduate degrees in over 100 areas of study, as well as 74 master’s and 32 doctoral programs, UNCG is consistently recognized nationally among the top universities for academic excellence and value, with noted strengths in health and wellness, visual and performing arts, nursing, education, and more. For additional information, please visit and follow UNCG on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.

Primary Purpose of the Organizational Unit

The SES Department offers programs in Special Education, Birth through Kindergarten (BK), and Professions in Deafness. It includes full-time faculty who have a history of success procuring external funding for both research and development of service providers, teachers, researchers and leaders. The Special Education program area offers CAEP (NCATE) accredited initial teacher licensure programs in special education: general curriculum, the dual major in elementary education and special education, a post baccalaureate alternative licensure (PAIL) program in special education: general curriculum, a Master’s program in special education, and a Ph.D. program in special education, with doctoral scholars focused on several areas of special education.

The Department offers Bachelors degree programs in Advocacy and Services for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing, K-12 Deaf and Hard of Hearing Teacher Licensure, and Interpreter Preparation. In addition, the Birth-Kindergarten program offers a Master’s degree in Birth-Kindergarten and a post-baccalaureate initial licensure program-BKIL.

Position Summary

This position will be a Clinical Assistant Professor position in the Special Education Program within the Department of Specialized Education Services (SES). The effort of this position will be allocated as follows: (a) 50% of the effort is allocated to SES in providing instructional capacity through teaching courses in Special Education initial licensure and graduate programs, as well as supervising field placements of pre-service teachers; (b) 50% of the effort is allocated to Beyond Academics providing programmatic expertise and research support in implementing and evaluating best practices for students with intellectual and developmental disabilities in higher education.

Minimum Qualifications

An earned doctorate in Special Education or related field (by July 2019)

Documented evidence of exemplary teaching experience in higher education

Experience teaching students with high-incidence disabilities in K-12 settings

Evidence of service to schools, a university, and/or professional organizations

Preferred Qualifications

Experience teaching students from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds

Experience with credentialing and licensure programs

Experience with program development for pre-service and in-service teachers

Experience with synchronous, asynchronous, and hybrid course development and delivery

Engagement in scholarly work with evidence of conference presentations, grant activities, or publications

Knowledge and experience with edTPA requirements

Tenure StatusNot on TrackSpecial Instructions to Applicants

Initial review of applications will begin May 15, 2019 and will continue until the position is filled. Candidates should submit the following via :

(1) a cover letter addressing qualifications, (2) curriculum vitae, and (3) contact information for three references.
For questions, please contact Wayne Johnson at [email protected] or 336-334-5843.

Recruitment RangeCommensurateOrg #-DepartmentSpecialized Education Services - 12017Job Open Date05/01/2019For Best Consideration Date05/15/2019Job Close DateOpen Until FilledYesFTE1.000Type of AppointmentPermanentTime Limited DurationNumber of Months per Year9FLSAADA Checklist

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    Posted: 5/3/2019
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