Assistant Professor in Special Education

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Assistant Professor in Special Education

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Juniata College is seeking applications for a full-time, fixed-term position in the Education Department with the possibility of renewal. The successful candidate will have a PhD, EdD, or Masters degree and ABD in Special Education. An emphasis in autism spectrum disorders is desirable as is expertise in assessment and differentiated instruction. Ideally, the candidate should have five years of teaching experience or more in public schools. Knowledge of state standards as they relate to special education teacher certification is helpful. Experience with practicum and field placements is desirable.

Juniata College believes in and embraces the liberal arts and as such, we encourage and seek mutual benefit through diversity of thought and approach which enriches our academic community, as well as the lives of our students and colleagues. Juniata College is committed to creating a welcoming community supported by relationships based on collaboration and mutual respect. We endeavor to create an inclusive learning environment where members with different perspectives and backgrounds can learn, contribute, and thrive. Please join us…

Position Qualifications:

Applications should include a cover letter explaining interest in the position as well as current or future goals in the field of special education. Please include a statement as to how you will address issues related to diversity through your teaching pedagogy. Please also include a statement highlighting scholarship in the field. In addition a vita and three professional letters of recommendation are required.

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This position reports directly to the Chair, Education Department.

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Posted: 4/13/2021
Application Due: 7/12/2021
Work Type: Full Time