Lecturer, Special Education

Posting Details

Posting Details

Requisition Number F325P
Job Position Title Lecturer, Special Education
Department Special Education
Immediate Supervisor Title Chair
FLSA Exempt
Grade None
Status Full-time
Total Number of Authorized Work Hours per Week
Total Number of Authorized Work Weeks per Year 44
Advertised Rate of Pay Discussed during interview
Position Summary

The Department of Special Education is accepting applications for a full-time faculty member at the Lecturer level who will teach Special Education methods and content courses in the School of Education. Responsibilities include teaching graduate and undergraduate courses in a learner-centered environment, academic advisement, scholarly activity, and service to the university and community.

We are seeking an outstanding teacher/scholar whose experience, scholarship, and teaching will complement our current faculty. This opening is for the 2018-2019 academic year and is a one year initial appointment subject to subsequent multi-year reappointments without limit.

Special Education Programs at Monmouth University include undergraduate endorsements and a variety of graduate endorsements and degrees. Faculty in Special Education are expected to contribute to ongoing efforts to revise and expand courses and programs, to be involved in the Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP) accreditation process, and to work closely with partnership school districts. The Special Education Programs are housed in the Department of Special Education.

Monmouth University is initiating a strategic plan centered on academic and transformative education that focuses on innovative, immersive, and personalized education that prepares students for their lives and their careers. Candidates will be asked to demonstrate their experience and passion for innovative teaching that meets these strategic goals.

Additional information about the department can be found at:

Special Instructions to Applicants:

Transcripts and three letters of recommendation can be directed to: Dr. Carol McArthur-Amedeo, Search Chair, Department of Special Education, Monmouth University, West Long Branch, NJ 07764.

Required Skills or Software Excellent interpersonal, organizational and communication skills
Required Years of Experience
Required Degree, Licenses or Certifications Doctoral degree, ABD candidates may be considered with degree completion expected by date of employment
Other Requirements

Doctoral degree in Special Education or a related field. Must hold a Board Certified Behavior Analyst (BCBA) Certification.

Teaching experience in K-12 special education with a range of disabilities including autism. Experience in on-line teaching.

Skills and knowledge in classroom management, assistive and instructional technology, assessment, collaborative practices, special education law and evidence-based practices.

Preferred Qualifications

University teaching experience. Experience in grant writing.

Knowledge/skills in assessment, characteristics and intervention for exceptionalities, instructional technology and classroom management.

Posting Date 11/16/2017
Closing Date 02/01/2018

Job Duties

Job Duties


Responsibilities will include teaching undergraduate and graduate courses (both online and in a traditional classroom); scholarship; service to the Department, School, and University; supervision and/or fieldwork with students, cooperating teachers, and community members; teaching courses in partnership districts; collaborating with K-12 teachers; coordinating Special Education programs; and participating in Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP) accreditation efforts.

Regular or Occasional Regular

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Do you have an earned doctorate in Special Education or a related field, or ABD status with degree completion expected by date of employment?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * Do you hold a Board Certified Behavior Analyst (BCBA) Certification?
    • Yes
    • No
  3. * Do you have teaching experience in K-12 special education with a range of disabilities including autism?
    • Yes
    • No
  4. * Do you have experience in on-line teaching?
    • Yes
    • No
  5. Where did you hear about this job opening?

    (Open Ended Question)

Documents Needed to Apply

Required Documents
  1. Resume or Curriculum Vitae
  2. Cover Letter
Optional Documents
  1. First Letter of Recommendation
  2. Second Letter of Recommendation
  3. Third Letter of Recommendation
  4. Transcripts
  5. Other Document
  6. Professional References

Log in to http://jobs.monmouth.edu to apply for this position no later than the closing date.

Monmouth University is deeply committed to the principles of equity, diversity, and inclusiveness and seeks to create a pluralistic community for all staff, faculty, and students. Monmouth University is an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity Employer. Minorities, women, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.