POSITION ANNOUNCEMENT

Instructors/Lecturers (Special Education) (Variable-Time)
Department of Counseling, Quantitative Methods, and Special Education
Southern Illinois University Carbondale

Description of the Position: One or more Instructors/Lecturers (variable percent of time) in the Department of Counseling, Quantitative Methods, and Special Education for Fall 2017. This is a part-time, term, Non-Tenure Track position.

Responsibilities of the Position: Teach courses at the undergraduate/graduate level in the Special Education program.

Qualification/Requirements: The rank of Instructor requires an earned master’s degree in Special Education or a related field; the rank of Lecturer requires an earned doctorate in Special Education or a related field.

Applicants must provide evidence in the following areas:

  1. Broad background with an emphasis in Special Education
  2. Teaching experience at the K-12 school level (classroom-based, consultant, etc.)
  3. Knowledge and experience related to content listed below:

Introduction to Special Education; Methods and Materials for Teaching a Functional Curriculum; Behavior Management for Children and Youth with Disabilities; Legal Frameworks for Special Education; Collaboration.

Appointment: These are term appointments for Fall 2017 semester and contingent on available funds. The successful candidates may be re-appointed for future semesters contingent on programmatic needs, funding, and job performance.

Date of Effective Appointment: August 16, 2017

Deadline for Application: August 4, 2017 and continue until the positions are filled.

Application Procedure: A complete application must include (1) a letter of application, (2) a resume/curriculum vitae, (3) copies of transcripts, and (4) the names, email addresses and phone numbers of three persons who can provide references. Electronic application submissions are preferred. All required materials should be sent hard copy or electronic format to:

Send PDF files to coehs.business.office@siu.edu
Or send hard copies to:

Instructor/Lecturer Special Education Search Committee
College of Education and Human Services
115 Wham Building, Mail Code 4624
Southern Illinois University Carbondale
625 Wham Drive
Carbondale, Illinois 62901

SIU Carbondale is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer of 
individuals with disabilities and protected veterans that strives to enhance its
ability to develop a diverse faculty and staff and to increase its potential to
serve a diverse student population. All applications are welcomed 
and encouraged and will receive consideration.