Psychology - Assistant Professor (Applied Behaviour Analysis)

University of New Brunswick

Location: New Brunswick
Date posted: 2013-01-28


The Department of Psychology at the University of New Brunswick in Fredericton invites applications for a 3-year appointment at the Assistant Professorship level or below commencing July 1, 2013 (or earlier if possible). The position is for an individual with a Ph.D. (or near completion) in Clinical Psychology with a strong background in Applied Behaviour Analysis or a Ph.D. in Applied Behaviour Analysis with a strong background in psychology. Experience in the areas of autism spectrum disorder, developmental disorders and/or interventions for behavioural disorders and/or BCBA certification (or eligibility) would be an asset. Responsibilities will include curriculum design for a newly planned Certificate Program in Behavioural Intervention and teaching at the undergraduate and graduate level (with a particular emphasis on ABA). There are also opportunities for research. The Department of Psychology in Fredericton has BA and BSc majors and honours programs as well as PhD programs in Clinical Psychology (CPA accredited) and in Experimental Psychology.

Interested individuals should submit a cover letter outlining their training and/or experience in ABA generally and with respect to program design specifically as well as their teaching and research interests and experience. They should also submit their curriculum vitae and arrange to have three letters of recommendation sent to:
Dr. Sandra Byers, Chair
Department of Psychology
University of New Brunswick,
P.O. Box 4400
Fredericton, NB, E3B 5A3

Applications should be sent by mail but letters of recommendation
can be sent by e-mail to

Review of applications will start immediately and will continue until the position is filled. This position is subject to budgetary approval. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents of Canada will be given priority. Applicants should indicate current citizenship status. The University of New Brunswick is committed to the principle of employment equity.


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