Overview

The Department of Special Education, Rehabilitation, and Counseling in the College of Education at Auburn University is seeking to fill a tenure-track faculty position in Special Education at the Assistant Professor level. This position is a new faculty line. The Special Education Program offers undergraduate and graduate teacher certification programs in Early Childhood/Elementary Special Education and Collaborative Teacher Special Education. The program area includes seven full-time faculty members. Candidates must have a strong commitment to and interest in pre- and in-service teacher preparation and research.

Minimum Qualifications

(1) earned doctorate by August 16, 2019 in Special Education or related area from an accredited university; (2) minimum of three years successful experience as a special education professional with individuals with disabilities (3) certification as a Board Certified Behavior Analyst or be certified within a year of employment; (4) research experience that has the potential to lead to an exceptional and sustained record of scholarship and external funding; (5) ability to teach undergraduate and graduate courses in low incidence disabilities. The candidate selected for this position must be able to meet eligibility requirements in the U.S. at the time appointment is scheduled to begin and continue to work legally for the proposed term of employment.

Desired Qualifications

(1) previous grant development and management experience; (2) evidence of leadership roles; (3) experience with online teaching and learning; (4) experience with technology-based instruction, particularly for students with significant disabilities.

Special Instructions to Applicants

The preferred starting date is August 16, 2019. Review of applications will begin November 1, 2018; however, the search will remain open until the position is filled. Salary will be based on qualifications and experience. Candidates should submit a) cover letter describing their interests and qualifications, b) curriculum vitae, c) graduate transcripts, d) select reprints (not to exceed three), and e) names and contact information for at least three references. To apply, submit materials to: http://aufacultypositions.peopleadmin.com/postings/2995