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Assistant Professor of Instruction, Curricular & Instructional Studies
University of Akron

Date Posted Jan. 27, 2020
Title Assistant Professor of Instruction, Curricular & Instructional Studies
University University of Akron
Akron, OH, United States
Department Curricular & Instructional Studies
Application Deadline Open until filled
Position Start Date Available immediately
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Assistant Professor of Instruction, Curricular & Instructional Studies
The University of Akron

A successful candidate will concentrate on special education with a TESOL focus and collaborate within the University and outreach to the community. Faculty responsibilities will focus on teaching graduate and undergraduate education courses within the Department of Curricular and Instructional Studies. This includes providing collaborative service, outreach and leadership within the University, professional organizations, and community organizations. For more information about the Curricular & Instructional Studies Department, please visit The LeBron James Family Foundation, College of Education at

Required Qualifications:

  • Doctorate in special education with a bilingual focus or closely related field or ABD (must obtain degree by start date – August 24, 2020)
  • Evidence of successful teaching PreK-12 settings.
  • Qualified for UA Graduate Faculty status and familiarity with standards-based education.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience in TESOL and experience teaching at the university level.

About UA:
Located in Akron, Ohio, The University of Akron (UA) is one of the largest employers in the region and offers an array of employment opportunities. Here you’ll find a metropolitan setting that places you in the heart of a dynamic, regional economy and in sync with the pulse of business, government and the community.

We’re committed to achieving a diverse faculty and staff by including individuals from varied backgrounds and characteristics, including age, gender, religion, ethnicity, disability, national origin, sexual orientation and socioeconomic background. We’re also committed to offering competitive salary and benefits packages to qualified candidates.

Application deadline: Open until filled, however, review of applicants will begin February 27, 2020 for this position beginning Fall Semester 2020.
For complete position details, visit Job ID #12068

The University of Akron is an equal education and employment institution. It is the policy of this institution that there shall be no unlawful discrimination against any individual in employment or in its programs or activities at The University of Akron because of race, color, religion, sex, age, national or ethnic origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, genetic information, military status or status as a veteran. The University is also committed to the principles of affirmative action and acts in accordance with state and federal laws.

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