Assistant Professor in Behavior Analysis

Position ID: 41495
Savannah State University
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
Social & Behavioral Sciences
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Position Information
Working Title Assistant Professor Behavior Analysis
Job Summary

Savannah State University seeks qualified applicants for a tenure track, Assistant Professor Behavior Analysis in the Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences. This position provides instruction and related activities in the undergraduate Behavior Analysis major, which includes a Behavior Analyst Certification Board Verified Course Sequence that meets the coursework requirements for eligibility to take the Board Certified Assistant Behavior Analyst Examination. The Assistant Professor will teach 12 credits per semester during the regular academic year, as well as engage in scholarship and service activities. Must plan, meet and evaluate all assigned classes; maintain at least 10 office hours per week; serve as an academic advisor, and participate in academic assessment. Additionally, serve on department, college, and university committees as assigned; engage in scholarly activity and comply with all University policies, procedures, requirements and deadlines. May be required to perform job related tasks other than those specifically delineated in this description. Salary commensurate with qualifications and experience.

Minimum Qualifications

Board Certified Behavior Analyst (BCBA) with a Master’s degree is required; Doctoral degree preferred with a specialization in Behavior Analysis; BCBA-D, BCBA, or otherwise eligible to teach courses in a BACB VCS; meet 2015 standards for supervision requirements to supervise BCABA exam candidates; and two years of teaching experience at the undergraduate level. Background and/or credit check may be required.

Special Information to Applicants

Savannah State University is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative-Action Institution committed to diversity, equity and inclusion. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, genetics, religion, sex, national origin, disability or protected Veteran status. Georgia is an Open Records State. 
Employment is contingent upon successful completion of a background investigation.
Your application is not considered complete until all required documents have been uploaded to the appropriate section.

Posting Detail Information
Open Date 05/21/2018
Open Until Filled Yes
Special Instructions Summary

Complete application online
Submit cover letter, current curriculum vitae, official graduate transcripts, and three professional letters of reference.

Review of applications will begin upon receipt and continue until the position is filled.

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University System of Georgia
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The University of Georgia
Athens, Georgia 30602

Phone: (706) 542-7817
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