Mary Lou Fulton Teachers College, ASU — Clinical Associate Professor, Applied Behavior Analysis (#12408)

We invite applicants for the Clinical Associate Professor in Applied Behavior Analysis position. The position is a full-time, year-to-year, non-tenure eligible, academic-year appointment (with the possibility for summer teaching). The successful candidate will teach online courses and supervise students in a rigorous Master of Arts program in Special Education with a concentration in Applied Behavior Analysis. This fully online program pairs research and experience to prepare professionals to provide therapy based on ABA principles to individuals with special learning and behavior needs. The program offers university coursework pre-approved by the Behavior Analyst Certification Board for students interested in sitting for the Board Certified Behavior Analyst examination. Additional information about the program can be found on the program website at The candidate will also have opportunities to collaborate with nationally recognized faculty in research and educational leaders in innovation and program development. Major responsibilities include the following: (1) teaching graduate courses in the MA program in Special Education with a concentration in Applied Behavior Analysis; (2) designing and implementing BACB-approved elective practicum experiences; (3) leading the training and development of part-time co-instructors; (4) collaborating on the assessment of program effectiveness, continuous improvement of the program, and BACB approval processes; and (5) providing service to the institution, profession, and community. This position requires a regular presence as needed to collaborate with peers on ASU campuses in the Phoenix, Arizona, metropolitan area.

Required Qualifications

  • Doctoral degree from an accredited university in Applied Behavior Analysis or related field
  • BCBA-D credential
  • Five or more years professional experience working with individuals using the principles of applied behavior analysis
  • Demonstrated experience with the design and implementation of university BACB verified course sequence programs.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of current practices and research in applied behavior analysis
  • Demonstrated knowledge of the BACB Task List, and the Professional and Ethical Compliance Code for Behavior Analysts
  • Meets the BACB Supervision requirements to supervise the applied experience of those pursuing BACB certification
  • Demonstrated experience in the design, implementation and administration of supervision meeting BACB standards for university intensive practicum
  • Demonstrated experience supervising the applied experience of those pursuing BACB certification
  • Successful experience teaching online Applied Behavior Analysis courses
  • Prior success in university level teaching

Desired Qualifications

  • Experience with design of BACB Tasklist 5th edition verified course sequence
  • Demonstrated success in working with diverse learners
  • Demonstrated ability to collaborate with program faculty to inform course revision and program improvement
  • Experience with the use of innovative technology, online instruction and other synchronous and asynchronous distance learning modalities

Arizona State University is Carnegie classified as a doctoral university of highest research activity, a respected research institution in the Pac-12 Conference, and is developing a new model of an American research university: one that measures its academic quality by the education its graduates receive; one at which researchers, while pursuing their scholarly interests, and also consider the public good; and one in which faculty expand the concept of community service by accepting major responsibility for the health, economic, and social development of their communities.

Application Deadline and Procedures
The initial application deadline is July 7, 2018; if not filled, applications will be reviewed on a rolling deadline every two weeks thereafter until the search is closed. The appointment will begin August 16, 2018. Only electronic applications will be reviewed. To submit your application, please visit.

Arizona State University is a VEVRAA Federal Contractor and an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will be considered without regard to race, color, sex, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other basis protected by law. For a complete statement of ASU’s non-discrimination policy, refer to and