Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor - Director, Applied Behavioral Analysis (ABA) Program (Spec

New York, NY
Apr 03, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution


The School of Education of Hunter College-CUNY invites applications for a faculty position in the Department of Special Education as the Director of the Applied Behavioral Analysis (ABA) programs, effective January 1, 2018. The college places a high priority on teaching and research excellence with an expectation that the candidate will also be active in their professional field. We offer a BACB-approved course sequence for students who are seeking the BCBA. We also have a brand new Masters' of Science in Applied Behavior Analysis that will offer eligibility for the New York State LBA license. Programs are comprised of classes in-person, hybrid, and fully online.

Applicants will be expected to: teach graduate courses; conduct research and publish scholarly writing in special education; supervise students in field placements; develop and maintain relationships with programs in schools and institutions; advise graduate students; serve on department, school of education, college, and university committees; develop training and/or research grant proposals; demonstrate leadership in the field; and oversee program administration.


All candidates must have an earned doctorate in behavior analysis, education, or psychology.

Preference for a candidate eligible for rank of Associate Professor or Professor. Candidates with degrees in education or psychology should have an academic concentration in behavior analysis. A BCBA or BCBA-D with supervision training is required as well as a New York LBA license or eligibility. Candidates should have experience teaching applied behavior analysis at the graduate level, conducting single-subject scholarly research, and rich experience applying behavior analytic principles in clinical settings with individuals with autism spectrum disorders. In addition, applicants should have strong evidence and potential for external grant funding, evidence of promising research and scholarly activity, university teaching and supervisory experience, competence in technology as an educational tool, and a commitment to work in multicultural and urban education settings.


CUNY offers a competitive compensation and benefits package to its faculty, covering health insurance, pension and retirement benefits, paid parental leave, and savings programs. We also provide mentoring and support for research, scholarship, and publication as part of our commitment to ongoing faculty professional development.


$75,971 - 128,485*

Associate Professor

$61,394 - $106,700*

Assistant Professor

$47,340 - $90,149

Salary subject to new contract implementation. Commensurate with qualifications and experience.


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Open until filled with review of applications to begin April 17, 2017.


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CUNY encourages people with disabilities, minorities, veterans and women to apply. At CUNY, Italian Americans are also included among our protected groups. Applicants and employees will not be discriminated against on the basis of any legally protected category, including sexual orientation or gender identity. EEO/AA/Vet/Disability Employer.

Location: Hunter College

Job Title: Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor - Director, Applied Behavioral Analysis (ABA) Program (Special Education)

Job ID: 16559

Full/Part Time: Full-Time

Regular/Temporary: Regular


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