Assistant Professor of Education or Special Education

  • Bluffton University
  • Bluffton University, Bluffton, OH 45817, USA
  • Nov 18, 2020
Full time   Education: (i.e. Schools/Colleges of Education)

Job Description


Bluffton University invites applications for an assistant professor, full-time, tenure-track faculty position in Education or Special Education beginning fall 2021.

RESPONSIBILITIES: Responsibilities include teaching undergraduate and graduate special education or other education classes, student teaching supervision, recruiting and advising. Student teaching/methods placements are also part of this position. Additional opportunities to teach in Bluffton’s Enduring Values general education program are available.

COMPENSATION: Commensurate with education and experience within the university pay scale.


Preferred and Required Qualifications

Ph.D./Ed.D. preferred, master’s considered in Special Education, special education teaching credentials, and at least three years of successful teaching in a special education classroom. OR Ph.D./Ed.D. preferred, master’s considered in Elementary Education or Curriculum or a related field, teaching credentials (El. Ed. or Early Childhood and the Reading Endorsement), at least three years of successful teaching in a P-5 classroom or a reading classroom.  Effective teaching in a higher education classroom preferred, but not required. Ph.D./Ed.D. required for tenure.

Application Details

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Application Deadline

Preferred deadline is December 28, 2020