Visiting adjunct Professor of Special Education:Saint Joseph's University
Visiting adjunct Professor of Special Education
Please see Special Instructions for more details.Saint Joseph's University is a private, Catholic, Jesuit institution and we expect members of our community to be expertiseable about - and to make a positive contribution to - our mission. Saint Joseph's University is an equal opportunity employer that seeks to recruit, develop and retain a talented and diverse workforce. The University is committed to the diversity of its faculty and staff so that our students, our disciplines and our community as a whole can benefit from the multiple perspectives Information technology offers. The University seeks qualified candidates who share our commitment to equity, diversity and inclusion. EOE M/F/V/D
Position InformationWelcome and Introduction:
Saint Joseph's University is a private, Catholic, Jesuit institution and we expect members of our community to be expertiseable about - and to make a positive contribution to - our mission. Saint Joseph's University is an equal opportunity employer that seeks to recruit, develop and retain a talented and diverse workforce. The University is committed to the diversity of its faculty and staff so that our students, our disciplines and our community as a whole can benefit from the multiple perspectives Information technology offers. The University seeks qualified candidates who share our commitment to equity, diversity and inclusion. EOE
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Position Title:: Visiting adjunct Professor of Special Education
Full Time or Part Time Status: : Full-Time, 9 months
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Employment Type:: No Response
Position Summary or Faculty Appropriate qualifications:
The Special Education department at Saint Joseph's University invites applications for an appointment as Visiting adjunct Professor of Special Education to support the Autism Behavioral Studies program.
The Autism Behavioral Studies major (http://www.sju.edu/majors-programs/undergraduate/majors/autism-behavioral- studies-major) prepares students to work directly with children and adults with disabilities using Applied Behavior Analysis.
The program is approved by the Association of Behavior Analyst International (ABAI) to offer coursework toward certification leading to Board Certified adjunct Behavior Analyst (BCaBA), an important credential in the field of special education, including autism spectrum disorders (ASD). The Special Education department also offers a graduate program in Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA). Candidates should desire the opportunity to work with department colleagues to continue to grow a vibrant and sustainable program of students within the context of a Jesuit Institution committed to a broad-located liberal arts education.
tasks and Job responsibilities::
The prosperous candidate will primarily teach courses in support of the Autism Behavioral Studies program, with the standard teaching load for the position being 8 courses per academic year (typically, 4 courses per semester), and may be called upon to teach other courses in the department, as needed.
tasks for this position include service to the department, demonstration of teaching effectiveness, and providing advising support and guidance to students.
Secondary Job responsibilities::
Candidates should have a Ph.D. or equivalent terminal degree in Special Education or a closely related field with a strong commitment to teach undergraduate and graduate courses. Candidates with ABD will be considered (and would hold the title ?Visiting Instructor?).
Preferred Appropriate qualifications::
- Direct practice using the principles of ABA, including developing, using, and collecting data on behavior intervention plans
- Board Certified Behavioral Analyst (BCBA)
Physical Requirements and/or Unusual Work Hours::
Position Job Category:: Faculty
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Department:: 213069 - Undergraduate Special Education
Date Open to Internal candidates:: 01/13/2021
Date Open to External candidates:: 01/13/2021
Job Close Date::
Open Until Filled: No
Open to:: Internal and External candidates
Supplemental QuestionsRequired fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).
» Will you have earned a PhD or equivalent terminal degree in Special Education or closely related field by January 19, 2021
» No, but I am ABD and will have my Ph.D. or Ed.D. by January 19, 2021.
» Not currently pursuing a PhD or will not have completed a PhD by January 19, 2021.
» Do you have a working expertise of instructional technologies?
» * Do you have professional work practice in using ABA principles with diverse populations?
» * Do you have professional work practice in special education, behavior management, or a related clinical area?
» Do you have an established record of publications in the field?
» Which statement best describes your teaching practice?
» Teaching at both the undergraduate and graduate levels
» Teaching at the undergraduate level only
» Teaching at the graduate level only
» Teaching practice, but not at a university
» No teaching practice
Required DocumentsRequired Documents
» Cover Letter/Letter of Interest
» Letters of Recommendation
» Resume/Curriculum Vitae
» Sample of Scholarly Writings
» List of References Optional Documents