Special Education:  Assistant or Associate Professor

Notice of Filing of the Application for Permanent Employment Certification

The notice is being provided as a result of the filing of an application for permanent alien labor certification for the position of Assistant Professor in the Department of Special Education for which a competitive recruitment was done (position announcement attached).

Any person may provide a documentary evidence bearing on the application for permanent alien labor certification to the Certifying Officer of the U.S. Department of Labor at:

United States Department of Labor
Employment and Training Administration
Chicago National Processing Center
Railroad Retirement Board Building
844 North Rush Street, 12th Floor
Chicago, IL 60604
Telephone: (312) 886-8000
FAX: (312) 886-1688

The University of Wisconsin – Eau Claire provides prevailing working conditions for all employees. The rate of pay for this position will be $52,000.

Posted 4/10/14

Department of Special Education

A probationary tenure-track faculty position is available in the Department of Special Education at the rank of Assistant or Associate Professor. The position is available beginning August 19, 2013. Salary will be commensurate with teaching experience.


  • Applicants will be expected to teach courses as assigned in the Department of Special Education.
  • The successful candidate will be expected to participate in research and scholarly activities; provide academic advising to students as assigned; supervise students in clinical settings; participate in the university's Human Development Center Assessment Clinic; engage in service to the university and community; and participate in department, college, and university committee work.
  • Summer employment is possible.
  • Future possibility ofadministrative duties.



  • Earned doctorate by August 19,2013, preferred; ABD will be considered, with completion of degree required by August 25, 2014.
  • Additional requirements include doctoral studies in special education and successful employment (within grades 1-12) as a licensed special education teacher of students with cognitive disabilities.
  • The following will be considered an asset for the position:
    • (1) knowledge of assessment practices that relate to eligibility and instructional decisions;
    • (2) knowledge of curriculum and instructional best practice for students with cognitive disabilities; and
    • (3) commitment to the values of equity, diversity, and inclusivity.

The Department of Special Education is very collegial and highly values effective teaching, collaboration and diversity.

Application Procedure

Materials required:

  • Letter of application addressing each of the qualifications above
  • Graduate school transcript
  • Curriculum Vita
  • Names/contact information for a minimum of three references.

Apply online at

Click on the link to the Special Education position, and then click the "Apply Now" button. You must create an account and login before you can apply. If you have not yet registered, click on the "Click here to Register" link to begin the registration process. If you are already a registered user, input your "User Name" and "Password" and select "Login." Your application will not be considered complete until all required documents are attached and all required fields are completed.

Please direct questions or requests for additional information to:
Dr. J. Todd Stephens
Department of Special Education

To ensure consideration, completed applications must be received by November 9, 2012. However, screening may continue until the position is filled.

A criminal background check is required prior to employment. UW-Eau Claire is an AA/EEO employer striving to recruit, develop, and retain employees from varied backgrounds.

To learn more, visit the Web site:

UW-Eau Claire is an AA/EEO employer dedicated to enhancing equity, diversity and inclusivity.

Posted 9/27/12