Faculty, Special Education, Full-Time, Tenure-Track, Fall 2015 - Salem State University in Salem Massachusetts

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Salem State University

Salem, Massachusetts 01970

United States


Detailed Job Description

This full time faculty member will teach undergraduate and graduate courses in special education; advise students; collaborate with colleagues on curriculum development, program governance and other School of Education initiatives; engage in a program of scholarly work; and provide service to their department and the University.

Candidates are required to perform duties in accordance with the MSCA contract. Duties include teaching responsibilities, advising, scholarship and contributions to the development of the department and university. The standard teaching load is 12 credit hours per semester. The position is subject to available funding.

Required Qualifications:

  1. Earned doctorate or ABD from a regionally accredited institution in special education or related field; and if ABD, will have doctorate by June 30, 2015
  2. Record of effective teaching at the college level and at least three years of successful P-12 teaching experience
  3. Experience with pre-service and/or in-service teacher education
  4. Demonstrated content knowledge and pedagogical skill for working with P-12 students in both inclusive and substantially separate settings
  5. Demonstrated expertise in special education assessment and interventionfor P-12 students who present with complex learning profiles
  6. Demonstrated ability to integrate technology into instruction to enhance student learning and engagement
  7. Scholarly record or professional impact in the field of special education to warrant appointment at the assistant professor level
  8. Evidence of a professional commitment to programs that prepare teachers to teach culturally, linguistically and academically diverse students with and without disabilities and on the integration of technology into curriculum and instruction
  9. Demonstrated excellent verbal and communication skills


Preferred Qualifications:

  1. Expertise in educating children and youth exhibiting social, cognitive and emotional problems, and high-risk behavior
  2. Expertise in the neuroscience of trauma and its educational implications
  3. Demonstrated content and pedagogical knowledge of Special Education and Inclusive practices
  4. Experience with and knowledge of Massachusetts DESE licensing regulations
  5. Demonstrated ability to integrate technology (including AT/AAC)
  6. Experience with working in urban settings


Special Instructions to Applicants:

Please apply online and attach resume and cover letter. Three letters of recommendation should be sent to: Human Resources and Equal Opportunity, 352 Lafayette Street, Salem, MA 01970.
Employment is contingent upon a completed background check satisfactory to the university. Internal candidates are not subject to background check.  


EEO Statement:

Salem State University is an equal opportunity / affirmative action employer. Persons of color, women and persons with disabilities are strongly urged to apply.  

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Keyword Phrases

  • Faculty, Special Education, Full-Time, Tenure- Tra
Employment Type:Faculty
Degree Required: Doctorate
Experience: 3-5 years
Level of Job: Lecturer / Instructor / Adjunct
Type of Faculty:Tenure Track
Salary: Commensurate with Experience
Type of School:2 - Year Institution / Technical
Application Requirements: CV/Resume