Visiting Faculty - Special Education

The College of New Rochelle's Graduate School invites applications for a visiting full-time faculty member to teach in our Early Childhood Special Education and Childhood Special Education programs beginning in the Fall 2013 semester.

Qualified individuals should have a minimum of a doctoral degree in the field or ABD with relevant research and presentations. A minimum of three years experience as a Pre-K-6 classroom teacher is preferred. Individuals with knowledge and expertise in mild to moderate disabilities including, learning disabilities, emotional disorders and behavior disorders, assessment, classroom management, research, and supervision of student fieldwork are encouraged to apply.

Responsibilities will include: teaching three graduate courses each semester, advising and mentoring students, developing relationships with area schools, and participating in school and college wide committees and service activities.

The Graduate School offers courses on our main campus in New Rochelle and at our off-site locations in Brooklyn and Manhattan.  This position may require teaching at one or more of our off-site locations.  It is a one-semester appointment which may be renewed if our need requires.

The College of New Rochelle and the Graduate School

The Graduate School is one of four schools of the College and was founded in 1969 in response to the needs of working adults.  We offer Master’s degree programs in the areas of Education, Human Services, and Art and Communication Studies, as well as advanced certificates and advanced diplomas in selected professional areas.  Classes are offered in late afternoons, evenings and on weekends.  The College is located on a beautiful suburban campus 16 miles north of midtown Manhattan and easily accessible by public transportation.  We offer a competitive salary and excellent benefits, including health insurance.  A Catholic college in the Ursuline tradition, we welcome applicants from all backgrounds who can contribute to our unique educational mission.  To learn more about the Graduate School and the College, visit our website at:            

Application Process

Review of applications will begin immediately.  To be considered for this position, please email a letter of interest, curriculum vitae and three letters of recommendation from references who can speak to your professional qualifications, to:
 Ms. Angela Ruta
 Assistant to the Dean of the Graduate School
 The College of New Rochelle
 29 Castle Place, C202A
 New Rochelle, New York 10805
 Phone: (914) 654-5320
 Fax: (914) 654-5593