Assistant Professor of Special Education

Florida, United States
Salary Commensurate with experience
Nov 04, 2020
Employment Level
Tenured/Tenured Track
Employment Type
Full Time

The College of Education and Human Services at the University of North Florida is seeking applications for a full time (9-month) tenure-track position Assistant Professor beginning in the fall of 2021. The Exceptional, Deaf, and Interpreter Education Program (EDIE) is seeking a tenure track assistant professor in special education. An earned doctorate in special education or related discipline is required. The department offers graduate-level Behavior Analyst Certification Board (BACB) approved courses that meet skill, theory, and opportunities for clinical practice hours required by the BACB Task List. The candidate should be well grounded in the knowledge and pedagogy of special education and the theory and practice of applied behavior analysis. Teaching responsibilities include courses related to special education, ABA, and/or disability services. Responsibilities might include teaching and serving in the C&I Doctoral program. Scholarship should demonstrate a clear program of research and potential for external funding. Service is expected at all levels, especially related to ABA programming (e.g., verification of course sequences, recruiting students, practicum site development). Successful candidates will have opportunities to engage in the collaborative work of the department, college, and university (e.g., On Campus Transition Program).

Our dedicated, vibrant, and collaborative faculty look forward to welcoming a colleague who will contribute to our scholarly strengths in the area of special education, disability services, and ABA. The Department of Exceptional, Deaf, and Interpreter Education prepares highly effective and qualified teachers, interpreters, and other professionals with the knowledge, skills, dispositions, and cultural/linguistic competencies to meet the diverse educational and accessibility needs of children and adults in education and community settings. We strongly encourage minorities from historically underrepresented groups to apply.

Applicants must complete an online application in OASys at and must upload all required documents to be considered for this position. Once you finalize your completed application and have submitted the required documents, you will receive a confirmation number. Keep the confirmation number for this position for your records. If you have any questions about the university or the search process contact Megan Porter. If you have any questions about the position itself, contact Dr. Deborah Reed at Applicants who do not apply on-line or do not upload all the required documentation will not be considered for this position.

You must apply online at and submit all required documents to be considered an applicant for this position. UNF is an Equal Opportunity/Equal Access/Affirmative Action Institution.