North Carolina Central University
Closing Date: at 11:55 PM
Primary Purpose of Position:
The Associate/Assistant professor position is to teach graduate courses, advise graduate students, and contribute to the overall instructional quality of the academic program. It is expected to coordinate the concentration in learning disabilities and maintain an active program of scholarship and service that is relevant to the practical problems and issues of schools.
Candidates for this position should have an earned doctorate in Special Education with primary specialization in learning disabilities. Experience and research interest in reading instruction, learning strategies, diversity issues in special education and teacher education are preferred. Applicants should have experience teaching diverse populations in K-12 special education, and demonstrated potential for scholarly publication and successful teaching at the university level. Candidates must hold a teaching license in learning disabilities or be eligible to receive one. Preference will be given to applicants who have three years or more of university teaching experience.
Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
-Demonstrated experience with and knowledge of students from culturally diverse populations
-Demonstrated ability and desire to work with faculty from diverse cultural backgrounds
-Academic grounding in a field related to curriculum theory
-Evidence of a cohesive research agenda and publication record
-Successful college teaching experience
-Evidence of successful experience in leadership positions in department, college, university and professional organization levels
-Demonstrated experience with and knowledge about use of technology to support teaching and learning
-Demonstrated expertise in interdisciplinary methodologies, approaches and theories
-Teaching experience, with certification, at the PK-12 level in a state accredited school
-Record of externally funded grants
-Demonstrated experience working with master’s and doctoral students
Special Instructions to Applicants:
Previous applicants do not need to reapply.
The final candidate must submit official transcript(s) and submit to a criminal background check.
To be considered for this position please visit our web site and apply on line at the following link: https://jobs.nccu.edu/
North Carolina Central University is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or status as a protected veteran.