Special Education: Tenure-Track Faculty Position for Graduate Program in LBS II
Tenure-track faculty position to teach courses, primarily in the Learning Behavior Specialist (LBS II) graduate special education program, starting August 2014.
Ph.D. in special education (ABD considered), Behavior Analyst Board Certification, and at least five years teaching in K-12 special education (preferably in the field of autism or emotional/behavior disorders).
Trinity seeks candidates for faculty positions who are professing Christians and committed to excellence in teaching, scholarship, and service. They should support the goals of a strong liberal arts education in the tradition of Reformed Christian higher education and be competent to demonstrate to students a mature articulation of faith and learning. Faculty members are also dedicated to personal involvement with students outside the classroom through advising and the program’s research activities.
Responsibilities include teaching courses in the graduate curriculum, specifically Board Certified Behavior Analyst (BCBA) courses, along with adult studies and undergraduate special education classes. Serve as an advisor for graduate-level students in the coursework, research, and practicum portion of this program.
The dates of the new faculty orientation are August 12-14, 2014.
Rank and salary commensurate with experience. Benefits include health insurance, pension, life insurance, and disability insurance.
Formal review of applications will begin on January 15, 2014 but applications will be accepted until the position is filled. All inquiries should be directed to:
Dr. Liz Rudenga, Provost
Trinity Christian College
6601 West College Drive
Palos Heights, IL 60463
Trinity Christian College is a four-year liberal arts college located in Palos Heights, Illinois, a suburb twenty miles southwest of Chicago. Since its founding in 1959, Trinity has provided its students with an excellent Christian higher education in the Reformed tradition. The college enrollment in the traditional program is about 1,000, of whom two-thirds live on campus. We offer majors in the arts, humanities, social sciences, and natural sciences, as well as professional programs in accounting and business administration, nursing, education, computer science, pre-medicine, and pre-law. Trinity also offers adult degree completion programs in business and education. Trinity Christian College is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission and a member of the North Central Association.
Trinity is an equal opportunity employer and welcomes applications from diverse candidates.