Assistant Professor of Applied Behavior Analysis - Tenure Track

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Applied Behavior Analysis Faculty Position

Aurora University is an independent, comprehensive institution founded in 1893 offering bachelor's, master's, and doctoral degrees. Our two campuses are located in Aurora, Illinois and on the shores of Geneva Lake in Wisconsin. Additionally, we have an Educational Center in Woodstock, Illinois. We seek people passionately involved in the educational process who will help us realize our vision.

We seek talented faculty who are passionate about teaching and learning. As a private institution, Aurora University expects faculty to be involved in the lives of students through mentoring, student support, enrollment initiatives, and other activities related to the college experience. To facilitate this highly interactive faculty/student relationship, the typical teaching load is three 4 credit-hour courses per semester and student advising is supported by professional staff. Evidence of successful teaching, or a strong potential for successful teaching, is required for all positions. Undergraduate faculty share in the delivery of the general education program, most often by teaching within the university's interdisciplinary core.


Applications submitted by 5 May 2018 will receive full consideration

The Department of Applied Behavior Analysis at Aurora University seeks a qualified candidate for an Assistant Professor of Applied Behavior Analysis beginning Fall 2018. Candidates for this position must hold a PhD in behavior analysis, psychology, or related fields (ABD will be considered), must hold BCBA or BCBA-D certification and must have previous teaching, research and clinical experience in behavior analytics. Successful candidates will be expected to teach undergraduate and graduate level behavior analysis courses.

Successful candidates will also supervise and develop student practicum experiences, supervise student research and capstone projects and assist in updating departmental course offerings to align with the BACB 5 th Edition Task List. As a participating member of the Aurora University faculty, the successful candidate will be expected to participate in relevant scholarly activities and department and university service activities.

All benefit-eligible faculty positions offer a competitive salary and excellent benefits including health, dental, vision, life, long term disability, a 403(b) retirement plan through TIAA, and tuition remission. Applications must include a letter of intent including description of education, certifications held, and all relevant experience, current curriculum vitae, and contact information for three references including phone numbers (candidates will be notified prior to references being contacted). Electronic applications welcomed. More information can be found at

Please submit application materials as follows:

Hardcopy submissions:
Faculty Search, Office of the Vice President for Academic Affairs
Aurora University
347 S. Gladstone Ave.
Aurora, IL 60506

Electronic submissions:
[email protected]

Aurora University is an Equal Opportunity Employer.





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Posted: 4/6/2018
Application Due: 4/28/2018
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