Assistant or Associate Professor/ Graduate Students With Disabilities
Tenure Track Faculty
Department: Grad Ed - Dr. Kosky 2027
Location: Riverdale, NY
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Graduate Students With Disabilities Tenure Track Faculty Opening
The Department of Education at Manhattan College seeks outstanding applicants
for a tenure-track faculty appointment at the Assistant or Associate Professor
level, with a start date in August 2022. This search is open to candidates
specializing in all areas of Special Education. Priority will be given to
those with expertise in the areas of 1) Special Education 2) College
administrative and graduate teaching experience 3) Elementary/Adolescent
classroom experience. Accreditation experience is preferred.
The successful candidate must ascribe to the Lasallian mission, hold a
Doctorate in Special Education and have a proven commitment to teaching and
advising students. We seek a faculty member with a strong commitment to
teaching and mentoring who will create a climate that embraces excellence and
diversity in order to attract and retain a diverse, talented student body.
Manhattan College and its faculty view research, scholarship, and education as
mutually supportive activities. A successful candidate must demonstrate plans
for research that integrate teaching and graduate student participation with
their scholarly interests. This candidate must also be committed to the
teacher-scholar model. Manhattan College Graduate Education faculty are
expected to maintain high-quality teaching, an active and productive research
program, provide service to the college and community, and apply for external
grants when appropriate.
This is an excellent time to join the School/ Department of Education.
Manhattan College offers master degrees which include: Five Year programs in
Childhood or Adolescence Students with Disabilities (BS, BA/MS Ed) as well
as M.S.Ed. degrees for individuals who are initially certified in Childhood or
Adolescence in English or Math or Social Studies who are seeking Students with
Disabilities certification. We also offer a Dual/Childhood Students with
Disabilities program for candidates who have limited background in education.
In addition, students can earn an Advanced Certificate in Bilingual Education.
Our special education master's degrees lead to New York State teaching
certifications. They blend theory and practical experience, which enhances
their understanding and application of content. Multiple opportunities are
provided for clinic based experiences, fieldwork and internships with our New
York City partner schools including the New York City Department of Education
school districts in the Bronx, as well as Yonkers Public Schools and the New
York Archdiocese Schools. These placements serve as learning laboratories for
our students. Furthermore, collaborations afford opportunities for networking
and future employment. Manhattan College organizations for students include
Kappa Delta Pi and Council for Exceptional Children.
Manhattan College is a Catholic coeducational institution of higher learning
in the Lasallian tradition of excellence in teaching and research, respect for
individual dignity, and commitment to social justice inspired by the innovator
of modern pedagogy, John Baptist de La Salle. Manhattan College offers degree
programs in the liberal arts, business, education, engineering, and science.
The College has approximately 3,500 full and part-time undergraduate and
graduate students enrolled in over 40 fields of study and is committed to
excellence in teaching a diverse student body and preparing students for
successful careers and fulfilling lives. Manhattan College is ranked 13th in
US News & World Report's Best Regional Universities in the North and is
recognized among the top colleges in the region for undergraduate teaching and
Manhattan College's tree-lined campus is located in the Riverdale neighborhood
of the Bronx, adjacent to Van Cortland Park. Our New York City location offers
easy access to all of the world class cultural, artistic, educational, and
Applications will be accepted until positions are filled or stated deadline.
Interested candidates must complete an online application. A detailed
curriculum vita, descriptions of teaching and research interests, and the
names and addresses of three references should be uploaded as .pdf documents
via the on-line application. To ensure full consideration, applications should
be received by XXX, but the search will remain open until the position is
filled. Please contact Tracy Lahey, Chair of Education at
firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions.
Manhattan College is an independent Catholic coeducational institution in
the Lasallian tradition. We expect our faculty, administration, and staff to
be knowledgeable about our mission and to make a positive contribution to the
mission. Applicants from historically underrepresented segments of the
population are encouraged to apply, as well as those attracted to a college
with a Catholic identity. We are committed to a diverse campus community.
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