POSITION ANNOUNCEMENT

Coordinator, Assistive Technology Services
Disability Support Services
SIU Carbondale

Position: Coordinator, Assistive Technology Services (A/P, term)

Responsibilities: The person in this position insures delivery of mandated accommodations (especially electronic and otherwise adapted text and course materials to students) and determines the eligibility of services for students and to ensure their delivery. Acts on the Director's behalf as requested.

Qualifications: A Master's Degree in Rehabilitation, Special Education or Technology related field plus three years' experience in computer networking and assistive technology is required. Knowledge about accessible website design also needed.

Effective Date of Appointment: January 2, 2013

Application Deadline:
Extended to November 30, 2012 or until filled

Application Procedure/Contact Person: Submit a letter of application describing interest and qualifications for the position, resume, and a list of at least three references with contact information to:

Rita VanPelt
Disability Support Services
Woody Hall B150
Mail Code 4705
900 S. Normal Ave.
SIU Carbondale
Carbondale, IL 62901
618.453.5738 or rvanpelt@siu.edu

SIU Carbondale is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer 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.