Assistant Professor of Graduate Programs / BCBA
Assistant Professor of Graduate Programs
Department of Graduate Programs in Human Development and Education
Ed. With a Concentration in BCBA
St. Edward's University
St. Edward's University invites applications for appointment as a full time, tenure-track Assistant Professor in Applied Behavior Analysis to begin Fall 2020.
Responsibilities include teaching, scholarship, and service commensurate with Assistant Professor rank. Tenure-track faculty are expected to teach a full load (4/4) in fall and spring. Summer teaching is available. Leadership in the M.Ed. BCBA concentration, academic advising, service on university committees, scholarly production, and other responsibilities are expected of faculty. Qualifications (required) Earned doctorate in Higher Education, BCBA, Special Ed or a closely related field and current BCBA certification required. University teaching experience with excellent references required, specifically in a BCBA program. Research in applied behavior analysis. Candidates with a strong commitment to enhancing diversity in academia, social justice, fostering the university's global initiative, and supporting strategic priorities should reflect such in their application materials. Successful completion of an employment and/or criminal history background check is required.
Demonstrated commitment to mentoring and teaching Ability to contribute to one or more other graduate programs offered in the department Ability to work effectively in an on-line format Ability to contribute to the development of new graduate degrees/concentrations
Rank and Salary
Tenure track status and ranking of Assistant Professor is available; salary commensurate with qualifications and experience.
Review of applications will begin immediately. The deadline for completed applications will remain open until the position is filled. For initial consideration, applications should be received by November 27, 2019.
Interested applicants should submit an online application at stedwards.applicantpro.com. Please attach a resume and cover letter to the application, together with a list of references. In your cover letter, please discuss how your record of teaching, service and research demonstrates your commitment to diversity and inclusion as emphasized in the mission of St. Edward's University.
EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER:
St. Edward's University, as an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer, complies with all applicable federal and state laws regarding nondiscrimination and affirmative action. The University is committed to a policy of equal opportunity for all persons and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, marital status, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, disability, religion, or veteran status in employment, educational programs and activities, and admissions.
ABOUT ST. EDWARD'S UNIVERSITY
Founded in 1885 by the Congregation of Holy Cross, St. Edward's University is a private, Catholic liberal arts institution of more than 4,600 diverse students located in Austin, Texas. St. Edward's emphasizes critical thinking and ethical practices, as well as small classes, personalized learning and exciting internship opportunities. The community atmosphere extends to the approximately 800 faculty and staff who work together to make the university a welcoming yet challenging environment for students.
OTHER ITEMS TO KNOW
We are not offering sponsorship at this time. -
A criminal history background check is required for finalist(s) under consideration for this position.
Reference #: J19103
About St. Edward's University
Founded in 1885 by the Congregation of Holy Cross, St. Edward's University is a private, Catholic liberal arts institution of more than 4,600 diverse students located in Austin, Texas. St. Edward's emphasizes critical thinking and ethical practices, as well as small classes, personalized learning and exciting internship opportunities. The community atmosphere extends to the approximately 800 faculty and staff who work together to make the university a welcoming yet challenging environment for students. An overview of St. Edward's University employee benefits is available at https://www.stedwards.edu/human-resources/benefits-summary
About Austin, Texas
Consistently ranked as one of the "top metropolitan areas to live in," by numerous independent media outlets, Austin attracts approximately 50 new residents a day and has been one of the nation's fasting growing cities. St. Edward's is in the heart of this thriving, entrepreneurial and cosmopolitan city, providing students, faculty and staff with opportunities to live, learn and grow in an environment that offers a wealth of resources and opportunities. In fact, Austin is home to 17 companies on the Inc. 5000 list and boasts 1.7 times the national average of startups. Additionally, as one of the world's great technology centers, Austin, sometimes referred to as "Silicon Hills," is home to technology heavyweights like Dell, National Instruments and Silicon Labs.
For more on the City of Austin's offerings, visit The Austin Convention & Visitors Bureau
How to Apply
Interested applicants should submit an online application at https://stedwards.applicantpro.com
Please include resume, cover letter, and three employment references. No Calls Please.
St. Edward's University is an equal opportunity employer. We encourage women and minorities to apply to our vacancies and hire only U.S. Citizens and documented workers. We do not offer sponsorship at this time.