Job Classification: CFS Professional faculty (Tenure Track)
Posting close date: November 15, 2022
Start date of this position: August 1, 2023
Responsibilities: Supervise practicum-level students and student teachers Collaborate with field-based mentor teachers Teach and mentor undergraduate students Provide university and professional service Coordinate with state board of education & professional organizations Support the BYU Public School Partnership
Information required at the time of application – Please list the individual contact information for each of your three recommenders on the faculty application. At some point during the selection process they may be contacted to submit their letters of reference electronically
Document(s) required at the time of application - Please attach your updated Curriculum Vitae and cover letter to the faculty application. Include a statement of personal teaching/supervision philosophy.
Contact search committee chair Dr. Christian Sabey (email@example.com) for questions
Equal Opportunity Employer: m/f/Vets/Disability
Brigham Young University is an equal opportunity employer. All faculty are required to abide by the university’s Honor Code and Dress & Grooming Standards. Preference is given to qualified candidates who are members in good standing of the affiliated church, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Successful candidates are expected to support and contribute to the academic and religious missions of the university within the context of the principles and doctrine of the affiliated church.
Required Degree: Master's required, PhD preferred
Required degree must be completed by the start date.
Qualifications: An earned graduate degree in special education or related field by August 2023 K-12 special education school teaching experience as teacher of record Record of, or potential for, high quality university-based instruction Expert-level knowledge of the current literature, trends, pedagogy, and K-12 assessments in special education Expertise in data-based individualization & explicit instruction Understanding of state licensing processes & standards
Experience in: Supervising & evaluating pre-service teacher candidates or teachers Teaching college-level courses Working and collaborating with general education teachers
Established and sponsored by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Brigham Young University is the largest privately owned university in the United States. Along with extensive undergraduate programs, BYU offers master’s and doctoral degrees in a variety of disciplines through fifty-three graduate departments. More than 1,500 full-time faculty instruct 33,000 students. Faculty and students work side by side in collegial scholarship enhanced by mutual commitment to the highest ideals of professional ethics and spiritual values. The faculty at BYU have been schooled at some of the leading universities of the nation as well as of other countries, and many of them have achieved national and international prominence as teachers and scholars. Situated at the foot of the beautifully rugged Wasatch Range of the Rocky Mountains and bounded on the west by twenty-three-mile-long Utah Lake, the campus is the focal point of a city of 110,000 and a valley of 331,000.