POSITION: A full-time,
clinical instructor position is available in the Department of
Special Education & Inclusive Practices with an emphasis
in cross-categorical special education for the 2022-2023 academic
year beginning August 22, 2022. This is a permanent position with
salary commensurate with experience and qualifications.
master’s degree is required from a regionally accredited
institution in Special Education or a closely related field, plus
at least 5 years full-time teaching special education.
The following will be considered assets:
Commitment to inclusive teacher preparation and collaboration,
ability to teach a broad array of special education methods
courses, expertise with formal and informal assessments and IEPs,
and understanding of diversity as it applies to schools, special
education, and the community at large to the program and to
Due to the integrated nature of the licensure program offered,
dual certification in Elementary/middle school & special
education, the understanding of the Universal Design for Learning
framework and multi-tiered systems of support (PBIS/RtI), as well
as Interest in educational technology, leadership
skills/experience, and university-level instruction and/or student
teacher supervision are highly valued.
instructors teach the equivalent of 15 credit hours, and may
include academic advising, supervising student teacher candidates,
and providing service to the Department and College. Out-of-term
employment is often available.
THE UNIT: The
department of Special Education & Inclusive Practices consists
of 10 faculty/academic staff and offers two integrated teacher
preparation programs leading to dual licensure: Unified Special
Education (K-12 cross-categorical) & K-9th grade general
education AND Unified Early Childhood.
UNIVERSITY and EAU CLAIRE
COMMUNITY: UW-Eau Claire, an
institution of approximately 11,500 students and 1,400 faculty and
staff, is consistently recognized as a top comprehensive university
in the Midwest and is widely known as a leader in
faculty-undergraduate research and study abroad. We strive for
excellence in liberal education and select graduate and
professional programs through commitment to teaching and learning
and dedication to our core values of diversity, sustainability,
leadership, and innovation. To learn more about UWEC, visit
The City of Eau Claire, situated at the confluence of the
Chippewa and Eau Claire rivers, is at the center of a metropolitan
area of approximately 100,000 people located 90 miles east of
Minneapolis/St. Paul. The area features beautiful parks and trails,
strong public schools, a vibrant arts scene and local food culture,
and abundant recreational opportunities.
Applications are submitted electronically. Please
follow instructions found on the following UW-Eau Claire Web site:
You must create an account and login before you can apply. If
you have not yet registered, click on the "Click here to Register"
link to begin the registration process. If you are already a
registered user, input your "User Name" and "Password" and select
"Login." Click the link to the Special Education and
Inclusive Practices: Clinical Instructor
position (Job ID # 17478) and then click the
"Apply Now" button to submit your application electronically.
Your application will not be considered complete until all
required documents are attached and all required fields are
completed. Please be sure you have included the following in
- Letter of application
- Curriculum vita
- Unofficial graduate school transcript
- Statement of teaching philosophy
- Names and contact information for three references.
Please direct requests for additional information to:
Dr. Kirstin Rossi; Rossika@uwec.edu
To ensure consideration, completed applications must be received
by October 31, 2021.
However, screening may continue until position is filled. The
university reserves the right to contact additional references with
notice given to the candidates at an appropriate time in the
process. Employment will require a background check. Employment
will also require you and your references to answer questions
regarding past conduct related to sexual violence and sexual
The University of Wisconsin System will not reveal the
identities of applicants who request confidentiality in writing,
except that the identity of the successful candidate will be
released. See Wis. Stat. §. 19.36(7).
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a safe and secure environment for learning and working. Although
crime at the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire is limited,
the University Police want students, faculty and staff
to be aware of crime on campus and the area surrounding the campus.
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