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The Department of Special Education seeks to hire temporary part-time faculty to teach courses in Special Education.
The Department of Special Education is committed to tackling issues that are of significant educational importance to families and their sons and daughters with disabilities. The mission of the UNM Special Education Department supports the primary goal of increasing the number of fully credentialed, highly-qualified special education professionals who will provide services to children with disabilities throughout the state of New Mexico.
Positions are contingent upon need each semester as determined by student enrollment levels, current course offering matrix, and demand driven by graduation requirements.Positions may be filled or eliminated each semester up to the deadline for students to drop or add courses.Candidates who are selected for these positions will report to the Special Education Chair.
Selected candidate may be required to submit a current district specific fingerprint background check for one or more school districts in which supervision may occur.
Qualified candidates from all underrepresented groups are encouraged to apply.
These positions will remain open until filled.
1)Doctorate in Special Education or a closely related field by contract start date.
1) Postdoctoral scholarly work in an area relevant to the course.
2) Demonstrated excellence in teaching PreK-12.
3) Demonstrated excellence in teaching adult learners.
4) A demonstrated commitment to diversity, equity, inclusion, and student success, as well as working with broadly diverse communities.
A complete application will include: cover letter, CV, copies of transcripts, and list of 3-5 professional references.
Applicants who are appointed to a UNM faculty position are required to provide an official certification of successful completion of all degree requirements prior to their initial employment with UNM.
For Best Consideration
This posting will remain active until . Anyone who applies for a position under this posting will automatically be considered for openings in subsequent semesters unless they indicate in their cover letter that they are not interested in teaching in specific semesters.
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