Department: Education

Status: Exempt

Purpose:  Mount St. Joseph University invites qualified applications for a full-time, tenure-track Assistant Professor and Program Director position in the School of Education to begin August 2017. The successful candidate will have a strong background in Special Education. Leadership experience is preferred.

The successful candidate should hold a doctorate in special education and have significant experience teaching students with special needs in grades K -12.  Requirements include experience preparing practitioners in evidence-based educational practices; experience working with diverse students, families, and schools; and a proven record of undergraduate and/or graduate teaching. 

Duties:  The candidate will be expected to teach a variety of courses in the undergraduate special education program and the graduate Special Education program. 

Additional responsibilities include:

• Developing and publishing research in a sustained line of inquiry
• Advising students
• Supervising students in the field
• Monitoring and refining degree programs
• Supporting student recruitment efforts
• Providing service to the undergraduate or graduate program, department, university, and the professional community
• Other duties as assigned

Applicants should email (1) a letter of intent expressing in detail, how you meet the required qualifications for this position and your research interest; (2) submit a syllabus from a course taught; (3) a curriculum vita; and (4) three references that include contact information, sent directly by the person writing the reference.  (5) Official transcripts from all degree-granting institutions.  Only applicants with a complete file will be reviewed.

Applicants should email letter of intent, vita, and syllabus materials directly to specifying “Special Education Search” in the subject line. Official copies of graduate and undergraduate transcripts and three professional letters of reference should be mailed directly to The School of Education. A review of applications will begin November 27th and will continue until the position is filled.

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