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Title:
Assistant Professor (Elementary Special Education, Mild/Moderate Disabilities)
Position Number:
0082069
Hiring Unit:
College of Education - Special Education
Location:
Manoa
Date Posted:
October 06, 2017
Closing Date:
Continuous - application review begins December 01, 2017
Salary Information:
Commensurate with qualifications and experience.
Monthly Type:
9 Month
Tenure Track:
Tenure
Full Time/Part Time:
Full Time
Temporary/Permanent:
Permanent
Funding:
General or Special funds

Other Conditions:
  • Position housed in the Department of Special Education. General or Special funds. Appointment to begin August 2018 or later, contingent upon position clearance, department needs and availability of funds. Selectee is required to complete the COE New Faculty Orientation in the first year, Title IX training, and pass a criminal background check.
Duties and Responsibilities
  1. •Teach undergraduate and/or graduate courses via on campus and/or a variety of distance delivery modes;
  2. • Supervise candidates' field activities in field-based teacher preparation programs;
  3. • Serve as cohort coordinator for candidates in teacher training programs;
  4. • Advise students;
  5. • Maintain active program of research/scholarly activity and publications in area of specialization;
  6. • Provide service to the department, college, university, public schools, and professional community;
  7. • Participate in program review, program assessment, and accreditation activities;
  8. • Other duties as assigned.
Minimum Qualifications
  1. • Doctorate in special education or closely related field from an accredited institution; will consider ABD if completed by date of hire;
  2. • Broad knowledge in elementary-level special education and mild/moderate disabilities;
  3. • Experience as a licensed special educator with elementary-level students with mild/moderate disabilities;
  4. • Any equivalent combination of education and/or professional work experience that provides the required education, knowledge, skills, and abilities as indicated.
Desirable Qualifications
  1. • Scholarly expertise in mathematics and/or science education for students with mild/moderate disabilities;
  2. • Advanced knowledge of special education instructional methods and/or assessment for elementary-level students with mild/moderate disabilities;
  3. • Experience teaching, supervising, and/or advising candidates in higher education;
  4. • Evidence of, or potential for, scholarly research activity;

To Apply:
Applicants should send a letter of application clearly addressing how they meet the minimum and desirable qualifications for the position; a curriculum vitae; reprints of publications; graduate transcripts (copies acceptable; however, originals will be required prior to completion of hiring); and names, addresses (including email addresses), and phone numbers of five references to:
Address:
  1. College of Education
  2. Department of Special Education
  3. Attn: Dr. Mary Jo Noonan, Chair
  4. 1776 University Avenue, Wist Hall 120
  5. Honolulu, HI 96822
Inquiries:
  1. Mary Jo Noonan; 808-956-7956; noonan@hawaii.edu

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