Position: The College of Education at Southern Illinois University Carbondale is seeking applicants for one or more variable-time Assistant Lecturer and Assistant Professor of Practice positions. These are variable-time, term, non-tenure-track positions within the Department of Counseling, Quantitative Methods, and Special Education. The successful candidates may be re-appointed for future semesters contingent on programmatic needs, funding, and job performance.

Responsibilities: Teach courses at the undergraduate level for the Special Education program.

Qualifications: The rank of Assistant Lecturer requires an earned master’s degree in Special Education or a related field; the rank of Assistant Professor of Practice requires an earned doctorate in Special Education or a related field.

Applicants for either level must provide evidence in the following areas:

  1. Broad background with an emphasis in Special Education
  2. Teaching experience at the K-12 school level (classroom-based, consultant etc.)
  3. Knowledge and experience related to one or more content areas listed below: Introduction to Special Education; Instructional Planning; Teaching Reading at Elementary, Middle and High School; Methods and Materials for Teaching a Functional Curriculum; Assessment in Special Education, Behavior Management for Children and Youth with Disabilities; Working with Families and Collaboration with Professionals, Transition from High School.

Application Procedure: A complete application must include (1) a letter of application, (2) a resume/curriculum vitae, (3) Unofficial copy of transcript of highest degree earned, and (4) the names, email addresses and phone numbers of three persons who can provide references. Electronic application submissions are preferred.

Send PDF files to: coehs.business.office@siu.edu

Address application materials to:

Special Education Search Committee
c/o Susan Wills,College of Education and Human Services
Southern Illinois University Carbondale

115 Wham Building, Mail Code 4624
625 Wham Drive
Carbondale, Illinois 62901