Temporary Faculty Position in Special Education

Dept. of Special Education

Kutztown University of Pennsylvania enrolls approximately 9,000 students in graduate and undergraduate programs. The University is located in the borough of Kutztown in a charming rural setting, and is within 20 minutes driving time of the diverse metropolitan areas of Allentown/Bethlehem and Reading, and within 60 minutes of the Philadelphia metropolitan area. The University is very interested in hiring employees who have had extensive experience with diverse populations.

The Department of Special Education at Kutztown University invites applications for full-time temporary position at the instructor level for the Fall 2022-Spring 2023 semesters. In accordance with the Collective Bargaining Agreement, performance review and evaluation of faculty is based on effective teaching and fulfillment of professional responsibilities; continuing scholarly growth; and service. Required: Master’s degree in Special Education or a related field from an accredited university; at least three years of special education teaching experience in a K-12 setting; and evidence of knowledge and skill in working effectively with children with exceptionalities. Experience in supervision of pre-service teachers is preferred.

Responsibilities include teaching on-campus undergraduate special education courses and supervising student teachers during the school day. Successful interview and demonstration lesson required.

Please send via email: letter of interest, CV, unofficial graduate and undergraduate transcripts, and three letters of recommendation to the search committee chairperson. A complete packet of materials must be received before the committee can review the application. (Official transcripts must be provided at the time of interview.) Submit all documents to: Special Education Department Search Chairperson, Dr. Kathleen Stanfa, stanfa@kutztown.edu. Review of applications will close on April 29, 2022.

Kutztown University of Pennsylvania is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer and actively solicits applications from women and minority candidates.  Kutztown University of Pennsylvania is a member of the State System of Higher Education. All applicants for employment are subject to a criminal background check.