Assistant Professor or Lecturer III Faculty Position: Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA)
University of New Mexico
October 9, 2018
Albuquerque, New Mexico
Full Time - Experienced
Assistant/Associate Professor, College and University, Other
The University of New Mexico, College of Education, Department of Special Education, invites applications for an Assistant Professor or Lecturer III Faculty position in Special Education, with experience and expertise in Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA).
The successful candidate will be expected to (a) teach courses in ABA and related areas, (b) provide direct supervision to students completing their ABA Field Experience/Practicum, and (c) conduct scholarly work related to ABA in a Special Education Department. The new faculty member will collaborate with colleagues and be a part of the cutting edge Special Education Department. In addition, the successful candidate will advise undergraduate and graduate students, serve on certificate and dissertation committees, and maintain an active research agenda. The University is especially interested in candidates who can contribute to diversity through their teaching, research, and service. Successful candidates must be committed to working with broadly diverse student and community populations.
Doctorate in Special Education, Educational Psychology or closely related field by August 2019
Certification as a Board Certified Behavior Analyst (BCBA)
Minimum two years’ experience providing behavior analytic services as a BCBA.
Robust and current formal academic preparation in (a) ABA principles, strategies, and ethical practice; (b) special education and/or working with individuals with disabilities; and (c) working with culturally and linguistically diverse individuals.
Thorough formal preparation and current involvement in research activities, such that the successful candidate will be able to establish an agenda of active research in the area of special education and applied behavior analysis.
Extensive experience in behavior analytic work in school, community, and/or clinical settings with individuals with disabilities, including experience working with individuals from diverse backgrounds and those with a wide range of behavioral support needs.
Excellence or potential for excellence in teaching undergraduate and/or graduate courses in the area of ABA.
Prior experience supervising students in ABA Field Experience/Practicum placements or other related experiences.
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
A demonstrated commitment to diversity, equity, inclusion, and student success, as well as working with broadly diverse communities.
Employer will assist with relocation costs.
Internal Number: req6543
About University of New Mexico
In addition to all the University of New Mexico has to offer, you have the added benefit of living in New Mexico, a land rich with art, history, culture, and outdoor activities, all with a very affordable cost of living. Women, minorities, veterans, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.