Located seven miles from downtown Cincinnati in an area offering an outstanding quality of life, NKU is a nationally recognized metropolitan university committed to active engagement with the Northern Kentucky / Greater Cincinnati region of nearly two million people. Our institution is built on the core values of excellence, integrity, inclusiveness, innovation, and collegiality. Northern Kentucky University is an Equal Opportunity / Equal Access / Affirmative Action institution. We embrace inclusiveness, equity, and global awareness in all dimensions of our work and seek excellence through diversity among our students, administrators, faculty, and staff. Application by members of diverse groups is encouraged. For additional information on Northern Kentucky University, visit http://www.nku.edu.
At NKU, we are deeply committed to putting our students first and having a positive impact on the communities we serve.
Primary Responsibilities :
We are looking for a dynamic faculty member eager to teach, mentor, and advise the next generation of behavior analysts and special education teachers.
Candidates must possess a BCBA credential, have a master's degree with a minimum of 18 graduate hours in applied behavior analysis, doctorate (ABD considered) in Behavior Analysis or Special Education preferred. Experience with behavior analysis, conducting assessments, developing, and implementing behavioral programs, and providing supervision of RBT's. Preferred qualifications include applicants who hold a BCBA credential and have an earned doctorate in Special Education and broad-based experience in Special Education across a variety of disability categories in order to also support our current certification programs for high incidence disabilities (Specific Learning Disabilities, Emotional Disturbance, and Mild Intellectual Disabilities) and low incidence disabilities (Moderate and Severe Disabilities). Responsibilities include teaching graduate courses in the verified course sequence that leads to BCBA credential as well as teaching Special Education courses, in either the LBD or MDS program. The position is a Special Education Instructor one-year position.
Review of applications will begin immediately after the deadline and continue until the position is filled. Salary and benefits are competitive. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. The position is a non-tenure-track one-year position that will begin in August 2020.
Please submit questions to: Dr. Steven A. Crites, BCBA-D, Associate Dean, College of Education, firstname.lastname@example.org.
Any candidate who is offered this position will be required to go through a pre- employment criminal background check as mandated by state law.
Minimum Education: ABD
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Internal Number: 9545
About Northern Kentucky University
NKU is a growing metropolitan university of more than 14,000 students served by more than 2,000 faculty and staff on a thriving suburban campus near Cincinnati.
Located in the quiet suburb of Highland Heights, Kentucky—just seven miles southeast of Cincinnati—we have become a leader in Greater Cincinnati and Kentucky by providing a private school education for a fraction of the cost.
While we are one of the fastest growing universities in Kentucky, our professors still know our students' names.