DEPARTMENT Florida State University’s School of Teacher Education in the College of Education invites applications for a nine-month, tenure-earning assistant/associate professor position in Special Education with an emphasis in Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD). Applicants with expertise in social communication/skills and/or positive behavior supports are encouraged to apply. We are particularly interested in candidates who complement and enhance the research and teaching activities occurring in the Special Education program. The position will begin in August 2018. For more information about the college, visit education.fsu.edu.
RESPONSIBILITIES Applicants will be expected to engage in research, grant writing, and undergraduate and graduate teaching in the area of ASD. Responsibilities also include mentoring master's and doctoral students and providing service to the university and profession.
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS • An earned doctorate in Special Education with an emphasis in ASD • A strong record of scholarship as indicated by peerreviewed journal publications conference presentations, and collaborative projects • Experience teaching courses in ASD at the university level • Experience teaching learners with ASD in K-12 settings
DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS • Board Certified Behavior Analysis Certification (BCBA) or eligible to become certified within a year of employment • Previous grant writing experience • A clear research agenda in the area of ASD • Knowledge of and experience with social skill/ communication interventions and/or positive behavior supports for learners with ASD
HOW TO APPLY If qualified and interested in this position, apply to Florida State University at jobs.fsu.edu. Applicants are required to complete the online application with all applicable information, including work history and education details. In addition to the online application, candidates should submit an application package that includes letter of application, curriculum vita, names of three references with contact information, and statement of teaching and research interests to our application coordinator:
Terry Graves Administrative Specialist Florida State University , School of Teacher Education G112 Stone Building 1114 W. Call Street Tallahassee, FL 32306-4459
These materials may also be sent electronically to email@example.com.
Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until October 21, 2017.
FOR MORE INFORMATION, CONTACT: Dr. Kelly Whalon Associate Professor, Special Education firstname.lastname@example.org
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