Drexel is one of Philadelphia’s top 10 private employers, a
comprehensive global research university and a major engine for
economic development in the region. With over 24,000 students,
Drexel is one of America’s 15 largest private universities. Drexel
is among the top 50 private, non-profit, national research
universities in the United States, offering in-person, hybrid, and
online education. Drexel has committed to being the nation’s most
civically engaged university, with community partnerships
integrated into every aspect of service and academics.
The Teaching, Learning, and Curriculum Department within the School
of Education is accepting applications for adjunct instructors with
expertise in Special Education and/or Applied Behavior Analysis
(ABA). Areas of specialization in Special Education include but are
not limited to assessment, law and process, literacy, leadership,
autism, and social emotional and behavioral wellness. Areas of
specialization in ABA include but are not limited to fundamental
elements, assessment, intervention, ethics, supervisory and
consultative practices, verbal behavior, and research methods.
Selected candidates will join a pool of adjunct faculty who will
serve on an ad-hoc basis to teach classes online or in-person (day
or evening) or hybrid. Adjunct instructors are hired on a
term-by-term basis. Applications are accepted on a continuous basis
and will be reviewed when openings become available.
The Special Education programs are 100% online and include a
Master’s and an Undergraduate degree program, and certificates in
autism spectrum disorders, collaborative special education law and
process, social emotional and behavior wellness, special education
leadership, ABA, and a dyslexia specialist program.
The ABA programs are offered online and in a hybrid format and
include a Master’s degree program with concentrations in autism
spectrum disorders, social and emotional behavioral wellness, and
advanced topics in ABA and a certificate program.
The School of Education develops leaders with the expertise to
collaborate and solve complex problems related to transforming
institutions and educating diverse populations impacted by domestic
and global challenges. The School of Education has 13,000 students,
48 faculty, two departments, and 14 core areas that offer a suite
of certificate, certification, and degree programs.
The successful candidate will be expected to teach online or
face-to-face graduate or undergraduate level courses, advise
students, and work collegially with other faculty, staff, and site
- An earned Master’s or Doctoral degree in Education or Applied
Behavior Analysis or a related field.
- A record of excellence in teaching, research, clinical
practice, and professional participation.
- Expertise in one or more of the following areas listed
- Commitment to serving a culturally and ethnically diverse
- Candidates applying to teach ABA courses must hold a BCBA or
University City, Philadelphia, PA or Remote
SPECIAL INSTRUCTIONS TO THE APPLICANT:
Qualified candidates are invited to submit a CV along with a letter
of interest. Applicants applying to teach in the ABA program must
also include a copy of their BACB certification.
Drexel University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action
Employer, welcomes individuals from diverse backgrounds and
perspectives, and believes that an inclusive and respectful
environment enriches the University community and the educational
and employment experiences of its members. The University prohibits
against discrimination against individuals on the basis race,
color, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation,
disability, age, status as a veteran or special disabled veteran,
gender identity or expression, genetic identity or expression,
genetic information, pregnancy, childbirth or related medical
conditions and any other prohibited characteristic. Please visit
our website to view all University Policies and Workplace
Background investigations are required for all new hires as a
condition of employment, after the job offer is made. Employment
will be contingent upon the University’s acceptance of the results
of the background investigation.
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