The Early Learning Institute (ELI) provides full day behavioral therapy in an inclusive environment, family training in behavior analysis, and offers behavior analytic training opportunities for University students. The ELI consists of three therapy centers that are each located within child development centers.
We are looking for a BCBA to join our team who is interested in developing, delivering, and teaching others to deliver highly effective behavioral interventions across several educational environments in order to affect change in the lives of all our consumers. The MSU ELI offers an exciting environment for delivering behavior analytic programming to children and families while working with world renowned University research faculty. We provide continuous professional development opportunities for all staff, including opportunities to participate on research teams, attend and present at conferences, and interact with interdisciplinary service providers. The BCBA will work closely with a team of BCBA’s and BCBA-D’s, will receive extensive training in behavioral interventions for young children with Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD), family training, peer-mediated interventions and instruction, and behavioral skills training.
The position responsibilities include: comprehensive behavioral assessment, developing and overseeing behavior analytic programming for children with ASD, reporting results of treatment to payers, participation in family training and care coordination, providing training to behavioral technicians and university students, and potential for supervising applied behavior analysis students in practicum settings and conducting research studies.
This is a 12-month position with the potential to be renewed annually based on satisfactory review and continued funding. Salary for this position is commensurate with experience. Michigan State University offers an excellent selection of benefits; please see www.hr.msu.edu for more information.
Masters -Special Education, Applied Behavior Anal
* A master's degree in Special Education, Applied Behavior Analysis, Psychology
* A Board Certified Behavior Analyst credential or eligibility to sit for the BCBA exam within six months of being hired
* 2+ years working with children with Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD)
* Experience developing, administering, and training others to administer behavioral programs for young children with ASD
* Experience collaborating with service providers from a variety of backgrounds
* Strong leadership, communication, and interpersonal skills
* Experience supervising individuals administering ABA programs
* Commitment to working with cross-disciplinary research teams
* Ability to pass a state and federal background check
Required Application Materials
Applicants are asked to submit a cover letter describing qualifications and interest in the position, a curriculum vita, and three letters of recommendation.
Review of applications will begin April 3rd, 2019 and will continue until position is filled. Interest and inquiries can be directed to Gretchen Ewart, email@example.com.
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