Special Education Faculty Position - Department of Curriculum and Instruction, School of Education, Indiana University - Bloomington

Posted: Wednesday, September 6, 2017

The Department of Curriculum and Instruction in the School of Education at Indiana University, the flagship campus of the Indiana University system and a major comprehensive research university, invites applications for a tenure track faculty position in special education. Applicants should have an active research agenda and be dedicated to preparing special educators for the future. Researchers with an interest in learning disabilities or related areas preferred, but others are also welcome to apply. The position is at the Assistant or Associate Professor rank.

Indiana University is committed to achieving excellence through cultural diversity. Applicants with diverse backgrounds and perspectives are strongly encouraged to apply.


  • An earned doctorate in special education or a closely related field (all candidates who have or are expected to complete their degree by August 2018 will be considered).
  • Ability and willingness to work collaboratively in support of program, school, and university advancement.
  • Evidence of engagement in professional organizations.

Application Procedures:

The search committee will begin reviewing applications on October 1, 2017 and continue to accept and review applications until the position is filled. Full posting can be found and applications can be posted here:   http://indiana.peopleadmin.com/postings/4424

             1)   A letter of application that addresses your qualifications, details your experiences and interests
                   in teaching and research related to special education, and describes ways that you might have
                   engaged with diverse students and communities.
             2)   A current curriculum vitae.
             3)   Contact information for three references (contact information for three additional references
                   will be requested at a later time if applying for associate level). References will not be
                   contacted without prior correspondence with the applicant.

Inquiries about the position may be addressed to:

Dr. Robert Kunzman
Indiana University School of Education
201 N. Rose Ave. #3140
Bloomington, IN 47405-1006
(812) 856-8122

Questions about the application submission process should be directed to Jane Kaho mkaho@indiana.edu.