The Programs in Special Education in the Department of Education Specialties at St. John’s University is seeking applications for an Assistant tenure track position in Special Education. Responsibilities include teaching graduate level courses in Special Education at the main Queens campus and satellite locations in traditional and online formats. The position requires the candidate to actively participate in student advisement, maintain an active research agenda, including seeking external grant funding, and contribute to Departmental activities and initiatives. Engagement in academic service learning and field-supervision of graduate students at practicum sites across the boroughs will be expected.
St. John’s University is an Equal Opportunity Employer and encourages applications from women and minorities. All qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national or ethnic origin, age, status as an individual with a disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.
I understand that any offer of employment is subject to receipt by St. John’s University of satisfactory references, verification of employment and education.
The position requires an earned Doctorate in Special Education or related field (before start date) with minimum 3 years of full-time teaching experience in Early Childhood/Childhood working with families, teachers, and students with disabilities in urban schools and or community/clinical settings. Experience with autism and behavioral interventions is desirable. Candidate must have a demonstrated record or strong potential for scholarly activity and research publications is preferred. Familiarity and/or expertise in building effective school partnerships/teaching residencies in special education settings is valued.
Additional Salary Information: Commensurate with experience
About St. John's University
Established in 1908, the St. John’s University School of Education was the second school in New York State to award graduate degrees to teachers. The School of Education fosters close relationships with public, private, and parochial schools across the New York region. Highly respected across the country and around the world (with global campuses), the School of Education offers baccalaureate, master’s, advanced certificates, and doctoral degrees servicing the Queens, Staten Island, Long Island and Manhattan campuses programs that prepare highly qualified teachers for success in today’s multicultural, inclusive learning environments. The Department of Education Specialties offers graduate programs in Bilingual/Multicultural Education, Literacy, TESOL, and Special Education. As a metropolitan university with enrollment at approximately 20,000 located in Queens New York, we benefit from New York City’s cultural diversity, intellectual and artistic resources, and unique professional educational opportunities. Graduate and professional schools express our commitment to research, rigorous standards, and innovative application of knowledge.St. John’s University is an Equal Opportunity E...mployer and encourages applications from women and minorities. All qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national or ethnic origin, age, status as an individual with a disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.