Assistant / Associate Professor in Special Education

The School of Education and Human Services at Molloy College invites applications for a full-time, tenure-track faculty position at the rank of assistant or associate professor in Special Education to begin in the 2020-2021 academic year.

Molloy College, an independent Catholic institution based in Rockville Centre, NY, was founded in 1955. The College serves a student population of approximately 4,500 undergraduate and graduate students, Molloy students can earn degrees in a variety of outstanding academic programs, including nursing, business, education, social work, music therapy and many more.

The Education Program of Molloy College provides a value-centered experience that embraces intellectual, ethical, spiritual, and social development in an environment where academic freedom, a spirit of inquiry and respect for each individual's worth and dignity prevail. The School of Education at Molloy College is committed to the preparation of outstanding teaching professionals with the dispositions, skills and knowledge required to meet the needs of all students they have the privilege to teach. It is the responsibility and goal of the faculty to guide students through pedagogically valid and intensely challenging learning and service experiences that empower teacher candidates to serve as leaders in schools and communities. 

Specific Duties:

  • Work collaboratively with colleagues to design and deliver high quality courses for students with diverse learning needs
  • Teach and facilitate learning activities in a blended learning environment
  • Teach and facilitate learning activities in a blended learning environment
  • Teach and advise students in their program progression
  • Attend division and college faculty meetings, serve on committees, and participate in other college activities
  • Keep current in theory and practice related to program content

Minimum Qualifications

Required Qualifications (All applicants must):

  • An Ed.D. or Ph.D. in education with a concentration in special education
  • Have a depth and breadth of knowledge of teaching students with diverse needs
  • Evidence of successfully using technology to teach graduate online/blended courses for a minimum of two years
  • Possess effective interpersonal skills - able to work with diverse, adult populations in academic and professional working relationships
  • Have a record of scholarship and research in the discipline

Preferred Qualifications
Preferred Qualifications (Preference will be given to candidates with):

  • Evidence of knowledge, skills, and experience in Special Education
  • Demonstrated ability to work in a collaborative environment
  • Established research agenda as evidence by recent peer-reviewed publications and conference presentations
  • Active participation in academic/professional organizations

Please email resume and cover letter to or mail to: 

Lisa Miller, Director of Human Resources
Molloy College
1000 Hempstead Avenue
Rockville Centre, NY 11571-5002

An Equal Opportunity Employer
Women, minorities, persons with disabilities and veterans are encouraged to apply.