Adjunct Faculty - Teacher Education
Princeton, New Jersey, United States

Job Summary

Occupation Education and Training
Specialty Adult Education
Location 08648, Lawrence Township, New Jersey, United States
Visa Sponsorship No

Job Description

Last Update: 1/11/24
The Department of Teacher Education at Rider University seeks an adjunct instructor of special education for the Spring 2024 semester beginning January 22, 2024. This position is to teach SPE 300: Inclusive Practices for General Education Teachers.
Position Requirements

Education & Expertise in inclusive practice

graduate degree in special education, inclusive education or related field

Demonstrated knowledge of evidence-based strategies to support with mild to severe disabilities in general education settings
Demonstrated teaching experience in the educational setting supporting students with disabilities in the general education classroom
Demonstrated knowledge of co-teaching practices and models
Demonstrated ability to develop and support for inclusive and special education field sites as needed for course requirements
Demonstrated knowledge of current issues in special education and inclusive practice
Availability to teach on campus, Monday and Wednesdays 1:10 to 2:40pm.

Position Preferred Qualifications/Experience

Experience as an instructor in higher education
Experience teaching at the college level with teacher candidates
Expertise in inclusive practice in elementary and secondary schools.

About Rider University

The Rider University community is composed of faculty, staff and students from a wide range of cultural backgrounds.

Rider University is committed to fostering an inclusive, vibrant living and learning community that embraces students, faculty and staff of all backgrounds and enables them to achieve success.

Through reflection and open, respectful dialogue, we develop responsible citizens who demonstrate academic understanding and compassion to grow and serve as leaders in a diverse and global world.

Candidates with a demonstrated commitment supportive of the multicultural needs of Rider University and the surrounding community are highly desired.

Rider University is consistently ranked as a best college by U.S. News and World Report, The Wall Street Journal and The Princeton Review. For more than a decade, Rider has also been recognized in The Princeton ReviewÆs Guide to Green Colleges for its sustainability efforts.

Rider University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer dedicated to excellence through diversity.