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Assistant Professor

Employer
Eastern Kentucky University
Location
Kentucky, United States
Salary
Salary Not specified
Date posted
Feb 21, 2024

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Position Type
Faculty Positions, Education, Special Education
Employment Level
Tenured/Tenured Track
Employment Type
Full Time


Assistant Professor

Eastern Kentucky University


Title: Assistant Professor

Position Type: Fulltime Faculty

Search Type: External - minimum 7 days

Department: 23R000 - College of Ed & Appl Human Sciences

Division: 2R0000 - Academic Affairs

Position Location: Richmond Campus

Driver Classification: Non-Driver

FLSA: Exempt

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Retirement: KTRS

Contact Person: Sonya Yow

About the College/Department:

Job Summary/Basic Functions

The Department of Teaching, Learning, and Educational Leadership at Eastern Kentucky University invites applicants for a nine-month, tenure-track, assistant professor of special education position. The candidate will teach online and in-person education classes at the undergraduate, graduate, and/or doctoral level beginning August 2024. This position requires a doctorate in special education and 3 years of teaching experience in early childhood special education, deaf and hard of hearing, learning and behavior disabilities, and/or intellectual and developmental disabilities. ABD candidates may be considered with conferred degree prior to August 2024. Prior experience in higher education is preferred.

Candidates will be expected to teach a variety of courses related to special education and differentiated instruction and must be willing to oversee clinical experiences, advise students, and provide service to the department, college, university, and dissertation committees. Candidates must also be willing to serve and collaborate with schools and communities within EKU's service region. Priority will be given to applicants with established or actively establishing scholarly research with an interest in disseminating their work and contributing to the field and to innovations across campus.

Minimum Qualifications

Education: Doctorate in special education is required. ABD candidates may be considered with conferred degree prior to August 2024.

Experience: Three years of teaching experience in early childhood special education, deaf and hard of hearing, learning and behavior disabilities, and/or intellectual and developmental disabilities.

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Preferred Qualifications:

Candidates will be expected to teach a variety of courses related to special education and differentiated instruction and must be willing to oversee clinical experiences, advise students, and provide service to the department, college, university, and dissertation committees. Candidates must also be willing to serve and collaborate with schools and communities within EKU's service region. Priority will be given to applicants with established or actively establishing scholarly research with an interest in disseminating their work and contributing to the field and to innovations across campus.

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Sponsorship: This position is not eligible for visa sponsorship.

Funding Source: Institutional

Open Until Filled: Yes

Special Instructions:

AA/EEO Statement

Eastern Kentucky University is an Equal Opportunity employer and educational institution and does not discriminate on the basis of age (40 and over), race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, pregnancy, ethnicity, disability, national origin, veteran status, or genetic information in the admission to, or participation in, any educational program or activity (e.g., athletics, academics and housing) which it conducts or any employment policy or practice.

Background Check Statement

Offers of employment are contingent upon satisfactory background check.


To apply, please visit: https://careers.eku.edu/jobs/assistant-professor-richmond-campus-kentucky-united-states-072a6bd6-7e8e-477b-84be-7ef3405f0cf7



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