Assistant/Associate Professor of Adolescent Special Education – Long Island University at Brooklyn

Long Island University is looking to fill an opening for an Assistant/Associate Professor of Adolescent Special Education, someone who is committed to inclusion and social justice in education, for its School of Education at the University’s Brooklyn Campus.

Position Description: The successful candidate will teach graduate courses in Special Education (middle/secondary) with an inclusive education focus (Assessment, Curriculum Theory and Practice, Teaching Strategies, Classroom as Community) and supervise student teachers. Advisement and program development required; summer teaching desirable. This non-tenure track position can be offered on a one to three year basis.

Qualifications: Doctorate in Special Education or a related field required (ABD considered). Significant middle school and/or high school teaching experience in urban special education, particularly in inclusive settings, is required. Experience in bilingual special education is desirable. Strong commitment to teacher preparation is essential. Rank and salary will be commensurate with experience.

Applications are invited until the position is filled. Candidates from minority group backgrounds and members of other underrepresented groups are strongly encouraged to apply.

Send letter of application and C.V. to:

Dr. Cecelia Traugh, Dean
School of Education
Long Island University-Brooklyn Campus
1 University Plaza
Brooklyn, NY  11201-5372 [Electronic submissions required]