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Assistant or Associate Professor - Special Education Faculty Position

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Please see Special Instructions for more details.

The search committee will begin reviewing applications October 1, 2017 and continue to accept and review applications until the position is filled. Please provide contact information for three references (contact information for three additional references will be requested at a later time if applying for the associate level position.) References will not be contacted without prior correspondence with the applicant.

Posting Details

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Position Details

Title Assistant or Associate Professor - Special Education Faculty Position
Appointment Status Tenure Track
Department IU Bloomington Curriculum & Instruction
Position Summary

The Department of Curriculum and Instruction in the School of Education at Indiana University, the flagship campus of the Indiana University system and a major comprehensive research university, invites applications for a tenure track faculty position in special education. Applicants should have an active research agenda and be dedicated to preparing special educators for the future. Researchers with an interest in learning disabilities or related areas preferred, but others are also welcome to apply. The position is at the Assistant or Associate Professor rank.

Indiana University is committed to achieving excellence through cultural diversity. Applicants with diverse backgrounds and perspectives are strongly encouraged to apply.

Responsibilities:

Conduct lines of inquiry that will lead to publications and other forms of knowledge distribution.

Teach and supervise undergraduate and graduate courses in special education, and cultivate field-based connections to support and enhance students’ learning experiences.

Collaborate with colleagues in the department and other units in the School of Education and the University.

Supervise graduate student research and serve on doctoral dissertation committees.

Seek opportunities for internal and external funding for scholarship and development projects.

Basic Qualifications

An earned doctorate in special education or a closely related field (all candidates who have or are expected to complete their degree by August 2018 will be considered).

A record of scholarship in special education or a closely related field.

Successful K-12 classroom and university teaching experience.

Ability and willingness to work collaboratively in support of program, school, and university advancement.

Evidence of engagement in professional organizations.

Department Contact for Questions

Inquiries about the position may be addressed to:

Dr. Robert Kunzman
Indiana University School of Education
201 N. Rose Ave. #3140
Bloomington, IN 47405-1006
rkunzman@indiana.edu
(812) 856-8122

Questions about the application submission process should be directed to Jane Kaho mkaho@indiana.edu.

Additional Qualifications
Salary and Rank
Special Instructions

The search committee will begin reviewing applications October 1, 2017 and continue to accept and review applications until the position is filled.

Please provide contact information for three references (contact information for three additional references will be requested at a later time if applying for the associate level position.) References will not be contacted without prior correspondence with the applicant.

For Best Consideration Date
Expected Start Date
OAA # 21708-10

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Curriculum Vitae
  2. Letter of Application
Optional Documents
  1. Evidence of Teaching Ability
  2. Other
  3. Publication 1
  4. Publication 2
  5. Publication 3
  6. Publication 4
  7. Publication 5
  8. Publication 6
  9. Sample Syllabus
  10. Other 2
  11. Other 3