Position Title: Assistant Professor of Special Education (regular, full-time, tenure-track)
College College of the Professions
Department: Education
Reports To: Department Chair
FLSA: Exempt


Marian University is a Catholic applied liberal arts community that welcomes diverse spiritual traditions. Sponsored by the Congregation of Sisters of St. Agnes, Marian University engages students in the education of the whole person. We embrace justice and compassion and transform lives for professional service and leadership in the global community.

The Education program at Marian University, WI, invites applications for a full-time, tenure track, Assistant Professor in the area of Special Education, beginning August 2021. Qualified candidates will be team-oriented, committed to academic excellence, and foster equity, diversity and inclusive practices. Must be available to teach face-to-face and online courses. Key teaching focus on special education; working knowledge of special education law, K-12 literacy, Understanding by Design, inclusive practices, WI Academic Standards, and online/face-to-face course delivery platforms essential. Additional courses may include elementary/middle/secondary methods in science, social studies and/or mathematics.

Minimum qualifications:

Requirements for this position are a Ph.D. in Education (or completion of dissertation by August 2021), minimum of three years of teaching experience in special education within a K-12 setting, and a willingness to support the Mission and Core Values of Marian University.

To apply, please submit a letter of interest, resume/CV, brief statements of teaching philosophy, unofficial copies of transcripts, and the names, addresses and telephone numbers of three references to muapplicants@marianuniversity.edu. Please place ‘Assistant Professor – Special Education’ in the subject line of the email.

Application Deadline: August 1, 2021

EOE/Minorities/Females/Vet Disabled

Transforming lives through academic excellence, innovation and leadership. Marian University is a community committed to learning, dedicated to service and social justice, and joined together by spiritual traditions.

Any offer of employment will be contingent upon the receipt of criminal background and reference check information; and the determination that the candidate remains eligible and suitable for employment.