Core Faculty Member - MS in Applied Behavior Analysis Degree Program

Core Faculty Member - MS in Applied Behavior Analysis  
Institution:    The School of Professional Psychology at Forest Institute

Location:    Creve Coeur, MO
Category:         Faculty - Psychology
Application Due:    Open Until Filled
Type:    Full Time (12 months)
The School of Professional Psychology at Forest Institute invites applications for one (1) position opening for full-time (12 months) Core Faculty Member in the Applied Behavior Analysis degree and certificate programs.

This appointment is a full-time (12 month) faculty position with responsibilities in classroom instruction, academic advising, supervising student research, involvement in faculty governance, and developing other professional areas of interest including scholarship/research. Teaching assignments may include on-campus, evening courses in Verbal Behavior, Behavior Theory and Philosophy, Foundations in ABA, Behavior Assessment, Single Subject Design, and/or Ethics in ABA.

Required qualifications include a doctoral degree (PhD) in Behavior Analysis, Psychology, or related field with an emphasis in Behavior Analysis; BCBA or BCBA-D certification; and a commitment to excellence in teaching and mentoring. Preferred qualifications include evidence of excellence in teaching at the graduate level and ABA supervision. Faculty rank is dependent upon qualifications.

We are seeking applicants who would be available to start in summer or fall 2014. Review of applications is ongoing and will continue until the positions are filled. Applicants should submit a letter of interest including areas of teaching competence, curriculum vitae, and contact information (name, position, work/home phone, and email) of at least three professional references to Lisa Bonner, Faculty Assistant, 2885 West Battlefield Rd, Springfield, MO, 65807. Phone: (417) 823-3446; Email: Reprints/preprints will also be accepted, as will work samples, syllabi, or past teaching evaluations, in support of an application.

Forest Institute is a private, not-for-profit institution of higher education that offers degree programs in psychology, applied behavior analysis, and marriage and family therapy. Institutional resources include a large, community-based training clinic providing more than 10,000 hours of clinical service annually. The institution offers malpractice insurance and continuing education funding as well as a competitive salary and benefits package.
Forest is an Equal Opportunity Employer with an ongoing institutional commitment to diversity among our faculty, students, and staff. We seek candidates who share our commitment to diversity and can work effectively with students, faculty, and staff from diverse backgrounds. We welcome and strongly encourage applications from historically underrepresented groups, including (but not limited to) people of color, persons with disabilities, women, and LGBT candidates. For more information about Forest, please visit our website at

Application Information

Postal Address:    Lisa Bonner
The School of Professional Psychology at Forest Institute
2885 W. Battlefield
Springfield, MO 65807
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