Assistant Professor, Special Education

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Job Title:

Assistant Professor, Special Education

Type of Employment:

Regular Full-Time

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Employment Term:

Academic Year

Position Type:

Faculty (Tenure-Track)


Adolescent Career and Special Ed

Summary of Job Duties and Responsibilities:

Full-time, 9 month, tenure-track position to begin August 2021.

Teach undergraduate/graduate courses emphasizing teacher preparation for high and low incidence disabilities at on-campus and off-campus sites. Duties include advising students, collaborating across university departments and the community as well as supervising students in field placements, teacher candidates, and first-year teacher interns. Service and research responsibilities will be consistent with a tenure-track assignment.

Minimum Education Requirements:

Doctorate in Curriculum and Instruction with a concentration in special education required. ABDs with a documented plan of completion by appointment date will be considered.

Minimum Experience and Skill Requirements:

Three years of teaching experience in P-12 special education is required. Experience in evidence-based interventions for students with disabilities required.

Preferred Education and/or Experience Qualifications:

Doctorate in special education preferred. Experience in best practices for students with learning disabilities or low incidences preferred. Experience in interpreting and administering curriculum-based measures and individual group achievement tests preferred. Experience with behavior analysis methodology, instructional methods, collaboration, and co-teaching strategies, curriculum design, assessment, research methodologies, technology, and web-assisted instruction preferred.

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Special Instructions to Applicants:

Along with the application, the following items must be included:

• Letter of application
• Curriculum Vitae
• Copy of transcript of terminal degree




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Posted: 4/17/2021
Application Due: 5/18/2021
Work Type: Full Time