Assistant or Associate Professor - Special Education

New York City, New York (Manhattan) County
Jun 08, 2014
Position Type
Tenured & Tenure-Track
The City University of New York (CUNY) is the nation's leading urban public university serving more than 480,000 students in a wide range of educational programs at 24 colleges and institutions in New York City.
Job ID: 9796

Regular/Temporary: Regular


The Department of Leadership and Special Education in the School of Education at the City College of New York invites applicants for an Assistant or Associate Professor position in Special Education, beginning in the Fall of 2014. The position requires a commitment to scholarly research and teaching resulting in publications and presentations, service to the department and college, and academic advisement.

The successful candidate is expected to actively develop or maintain a systematic research agenda and publication record, seek external funding, collaborate with local school districts, teach courses in special education, advise students, and participate in committee work.


Candidates must have an earned Ph.D. or Ed.D. in Special Education or a related field.  Also required is experience working with students with exceptionalities, and the ability to address the academic/social needs of culturally and linguistically diverse students in urban settings. Candidates who possess, or would qualify for Board Certified Behavior Analyst - Doctoral (BCBA-D) certification, are desirable.


Commensurate with qualifications and experience.

CUNY offers faculty a competitive compensation and benefits package covering health insurance, pension and retirement benefits, paid parental leave, and savings programs.  We also provide mentoring and support for research, scholarship, and publication as part of our commitment to ongoing faculty professional development.


Visit, access the employment page, log in or create a new user account, and search for this vacancy using the Job ID (9796) or Title.  Select "Apply Now" and provide the requested information.  Supporting materials and reference letters should be sent to

Candidates should provide a CV/resume and statement of scholarly interests in the CUNYFirst application.  Please upload these materials as a single PDF document.


Open until filled with review of applications to begin January 22, 2014.


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