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Tenure Track/Tenured: Associate/Full Professor of Special Education

Educational Psychology

College Station, Texas
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Special Education Tenure Track/Tenured Associate/Full Professor of Special Education

Department of Educational Psychology, School of Education and Human Development


The Educational Psychology Department in the School of Education and Human Development at Texas A&M University invites applications for a full-time Tenure-track Associate/Full Professor Position in Special Education. Candidates are expected to demonstrate evidence of major research accomplishments indicative or their expertise in one or more of the following areas: bilingual special education, early childhood special education, academic/instructional interventions (especially mathematics or science related), high incidence disabilities, emotional and behavioral disorders, special education policy, school-based behavioral interventions, or another Special Education area of critical need. We seek a leader in the field of special education with a strong track-record of research excellence and externally grant-funded work related to special education and special populations.

This is a nine-month Tenure Track/Tenured appointment with an anticipated start date no later than fall semester of 2024. Salary is competitive and commensurate with faculty rank and qualifications. 



Required qualifications:
Ph.D. in special education or related field
Success/ record of securing extramural funding
Evidence of programmatic research and high impact publications
Strong commitment to teaching and mentorship of graduate and undergraduate students
Commitment to collaboration and mentoring of students and/or junior colleagues

Application Instructions
  1. Applicants should submit: (a) Cover Letter; (b) Curriculum Vitae; (c) Personal statement to include philosophy and plans for research, teaching and service, as applicable; and
    (d) Names and Contact information for 3 professional references.

  2. All application materials should be submitted electronically via the Texas A&M University Interfolio system at: apply.interfolio.com/130867


  3.  The review of completed applications starts October 2 and continues until the position is filled. Questions regarding the search or position announcement can be made to the search committee chair, Dr. Julie Thompson, jlthompson@tamu.edu


Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Veterans/Disability Employer committed to diversity.

The University is aware that attracting and retaining exceptional faculty often depends on meeting the needs of two careers and therefore has a Dual Career Program.