Overview

Posting Number: 2014F0106P

Position Number: F00030

Hiring Salary Range: $55,000-$65,000

Qualifications Desired

Qualifications: Required qualifications include an earned doctorate in Education; both state certification and experience as a Reading Specialist; potential for a successful scholarship and research agenda; and, a commitment to the Mission and Core Values of Cabrini University.

Preference will be given to candidates with knowledge or experience working with Special Education and ESL programs; experience in online teaching and course development; and experience chairing an academic department or similar administrative experience.

Job Description SummaryCabrini University, located in suburban Philadelphia, seeks a tenure-track Assistant or Associate Professor of Education, commensurate with experience, to coordinate the PDE approved Reading Specialist program and Chair the Educational Specialist Department. The successful candidate will chair the Educational Specialist Department which houses graduate programs in Special Education, Reading, and ESL. Additionally, the candidate will coordinate and teach courses in the Reading Specialist program. This position is a 9-month tenure-track appointment beginning August 2018.

Cabrini University is a Roman Catholic institution dedicated to academic excellence, leadership development and a commitment to social justice. The University welcomes learners of all faiths, cultures, and backgrounds and prepares them to become engaged citizens of the world. Recognizing that diversity of all kinds is a vital aspect of the higher education learning process, Cabrini University is committed to building a more diverse faculty and staff community that reflects our student body and enhances the value of our students’ education.

Responsibilities: Teach traditional graduate courses in the Master of Education programs in Reading; Serve as chair of the Educational Specialist department; Provide service to the University; and, Develop a scholarly agenda as described in the Faculty Handbook (http://www.cabrini.edu/Academics/Faculty/Faculty-Handbook).

Special Instructions to ApplicantsApplication Materials: To be considered submit all of the following electronically to jobs.cabrini.edu: 1) a letter of application addressing specific qualifications for the position, 2) a current vita, 3) statement of teaching philosophy, 4) copies of all graduate transcripts, 4) copies of all relevant teaching certifications, and 5) complete contact information for five professional references.

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until a qualified applicant pool has been identified. Only complete application files will be considered.