The University of Kentucky Visual Impairment Program is pleased to announce an opening to join their faculty supporting the Teacher Preparation Program in Visual Impairments and Orientation and Mobility (O&M) graduate programs.
The program is in its twelfth year and is comprised of three full-time faculty members. As the only program in Kentucky that trains visual impairment professionals, additional support is needed to teach courses, including weekend and summer in-person sessions, supervise practicum and internship students, and enhance program initiatives. The individual should have strong leadership skills, work well with others, and demonstrate advanced knowledge of blindness and visual impairments. Candidates should be familiar with distance learning technologies and assistive technology for the blind and visually impaired.
You are eligible for a generous benefits package as a University of Kentucky faculty member with diverse rewards, focusing on your total well-being. Additional information and updates to benefits can be found at: https://www.uky.edu/hr/benefits
Interested applicants should submit a UK Online Application at www.uky.edu/ukjobs
. Application review begins immediately.
Application consists of:
1) Cover letter detailing qualifications for position - upload under Cover Letter
2) Curriculum Vita - upload under Curriculum Vita
3) How do you incorporate social justice, diversity, equity, and inclusion in your teaching and work? - Upload statement under Specific Request 1
4) Academic Transcript