CUNY Lecturer (Doctoral Schedule) - Psychology (Applied Behavior Analysis) in Queens, New York


The Psychology department at the City University of New York, Queens College welcomes applications for an experienced Supervision Coordinator and Director of our Master’s and Certificate Programs in Applied Behavior Analysis. This is a full time Certificate of Continuous Employment-track Lecturer position on the Doctoral schedule starting Fall 2018. The candidate will supervise students who are participating in clinical fellowships, practicum courses, and other program-related activities through which they obtain experience hours to meet requirements for the License in Behavior Analysis in New York and national Board Certification in Behavior Analysis (BCBA). Supervision will involve oversight of both on-and off-campus program activities. The candidate will manage and expand the fellowship and internship relationships with local ABA service providers and schools to meet the needs of our students for NYS licensure and BCBA. Administrative responsibilities will include, but are not limited to admissions, registration, overseeing student progress, and sharing committee and department assignments. In addition to teaching through the practicum courses, the candidate may be asked to teach courses in the area of Applied Behavior Analysis, such as core principles and ethics.

Queens College (City University of New York) is an engine of social mobility, a public institution serving New York City’s highly diverse and global population. Our 19,000 students realize their potential through our undergraduate and graduate degrees, honors programs, and experiential learning opportunities (including internships, service learning, and research). Located in the heart of Queens, we offer a rigorous education in the liberal arts and sciences under the guidance of a faculty dedicated to both teaching and research. Our liberal arts, science and pre-professional programs earn us high rankings in prestigious college guides such as The Princeton Review America's Best Value colleges. Our students graduate with the ability to think critically, address complex problems, explore various cultures, use modern technologies and information resources, and have won prominence in nearly every field.

CUNY is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to increasing the diversity of its workforce. It welcomes nominations of, and applications from, women, members of minority groups, protected veterans and individuals with disabilities, as well as others who would bring additional dimensions to the university’s mission. Candidates with demonstrated commitment to diversity and inclusiveness through their research, teaching and/or service are encouraged to apply.


Candidates for the Lecturer position must have a Doctoral degree in Psychology specializing in applied behavior analysis and autism. Candidate must be board certified (BCBA or BCBA-D) and eligible to become a Licensed Behavior Analyst in New York State. Preference will be given to candidates who have: (a) a record of supervision of students and/or staff implementing interventions with individuals with developmental disabilities, (b) excellence in supervision, (c) a record and/or commitment to teaching undergraduate, graduate and doctoral-level courses in the area of Applied Behavior Analysis and related courses, (d) training in the treatment of autism spectrum disorders, and (e) strong administrative experience.


CUNY offers faculty a competitive compensation and benefits package covering health insurance, pension and retirement benefits, paid parental leave, and savings programs. We also provide mentoring and support for research, scholarship, and publication as part of our commitment to ongoing faculty professional development.


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Open Until Filled with review to begin December 30, 2017


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Job Title: Lecturer (Doctoral Schedule) - Psychology (Applied Behavior Analysis)

Job ID: 17820

Location: Queens College

Full/Part Time: Full-Time

Regular/Temporary: Regular