The Department of Teacher Education at Elmira College, Elmira NY, invites applications for a full-time, tenure-track position at the rank of Assistant Professor in Inclusive Special Education.

Responsibilities include: teaching undergraduate and graduate courses in inclusive special education; supervising student teachers and facilitating practicum experiences in K-12 school settings; advising students; and developing collaborative partnerships with local school districts. Candidates should demonstrate a commitment to teaching, scholarship, and service to Elmira College.

Elmira College is a nationally ranked, small, private liberal arts college with selective admission criteria and a tradition in teaching excellence. The College community prides itself on the rapport between students and faculty. Scholarly productivity is encouraged, including independent projects and collaborative research with students. Salary to be determined based on experience.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Doctorate in Special Education or Inclusive Education is required for rank of Assistant Professor. ABD in Special Education with expectation of completed within twelve months of appointment will be considered for the rank of Instructor.
  • Candidates must have experience teaching special education in a Pre-K – 12 setting for a minimum of three years.
  • Certification in teaching special education is required.

Review of applications begins upon receipt and continues until the position is filled. Send letter of application, curriculum vitae and three letters of recommendation with contact information to personnel@elmira.edu or to Elmira College, Office of Human Resources, One Park Place, Elmira, NY 14901.

Additional information:
Dr. Deborah Owens
Director of Teacher Education
email: dowens@elmira.edu