Position Summary: Monmouth University is seeking applications for an Assistant Professor in Special Education. This position is for the 2019-2020 academic year and is tenure track.
The candidate would be expected to: teach special education undergraduate and graduate courses including seminars (online, hybrid and in a traditional classroom), and perform Behavior Analyst Certification Board (BACB) task list revisions. The individual should be experienced in innovative instructional practices in inclusive settings, public school environments, integration of technology and classroom management.
Special Education Programs at Monmouth University include undergraduate endorsements and a variety of graduate endorsements and degrees. New faculty in special education will have opportunities to contribute to ongoing efforts to revise and expand our courses and programs. We offer opportunities for collaboration with faculty from general education.
Monmouth University has a strategic plan centered on academic and transformative education that focuses on innovative, immersive and personalized education that prepares students for their lives and their careers. Candidates will be asked to demonstrate their experience and passion for innovative teaching that meets these strategic goals.
Required Degree, License or Certifications: Doctoral degree, ABD candidates may be considered with degree completion expected by date of employment
Required Skills or Software: Excellent interpersonal, organizational and communication skills
Required Years of Experience: 3
Other Requirements: Earned doctorate in Special Education or a related field.
Three years of college/university teaching experience. Board Certified Behavioral Analyst (BCBA) certification.
Accomplishments and/or a clear agenda in research. Ability to work constructively and collaboratively with members of the University, community, and teachers and administrators in school districts.
Knowledge of current literature, and assessment and data collection procedures.
Preferred Qualifications: Experience in grant writing. Background in technology related to distance learning and online training. Experience in Behavior Analyst Certification Board (BACB) task list revisions. Knowledge of New Jersey Educational Code and State-specific requirements.
Located along New Jersey’s northern coastline, Monmouth University is a top-tier, private comprehensive institution that is home to innovative academic programs, expert faculty, and nationally ranked Division I athletics. The University enrolls approximately 6,200 students in nearly 60 undergraduate and graduate degree programs, including two doctoral programs.
Small classes geared toward individual attention and immersive learning experiences that extend beyond the classroom, define the student experience at Monmouth. The University’s dynamic learning environment empowers students to become active participants in their education while fully preparing them for life after graduation. Monmouth’s faculty, experts in their respective disciplines and industries, foster student growth by collaborating with undergraduates and graduates in their research and scholarship.
Approximately one hour from New York City and Philadelphia, Monmouth University sits at the heart of a vibrant culture rich in history, the arts, technology, and entrepreneurship. The University’s 168-acre coastal campus has been named one of the most beautiful in the world, and blends the classic elegance of National Historic Landmarks with state-of-the-art facilities. Recent updates include a $47 million renovation to the Edison Science Building and construction of a $16 million stadium, which hosts more than half of the University’s student-athletes.
A multitude of experiences is available just outside the campus gates. Access Asbury Park’s legendary music scene and diverse cultural opportunities supported by an active LGBTQ community. Enjoy Red Bank’s lively theater and dining hub and Long Branch’s redeveloped waterfront with recreational and upscale shopping offerings.
Founded in 1933 as Monmouth Junior College, the institution became Monmouth College in 1956 and received its university charter in 1995. Today, Monmouth University is listed in U.S. News & World Report’s “Best Colleges,” The Princeton Review’s “The Best 382 Colleges,” and Money magazine’s “Best Colleges for Your Money.”
Monmouth University is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.