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University of South Florida

Position: Instructor I

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About USF

The University of South Florida System is a high-impact, global research system dedicated to student success. The USF System includes three institutions: USF; USF St. Petersburg; and USF Sarasota-Manatee. The institutions are separately accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools. All institutions have distinct missions and their own detailed strategic plans. Serving over 48,000 students, the USF System has an annual budget of $1.6 billion and an annual economic impact of $4.4 billion. USF is a member of the American Athletic Conference.

Working at USF

With more than 16,000 employees in the USF System, the University of South Florida is one of the largest employers in the Tampa Bay region. At USF you will find opportunities to excel in a rich academic environment that fosters the development and advancement of our employees. We believe in creating a talented, engaged and driven workforce through on-going development and career opportunities. We also offer a first class benefit package that includes medical, dental and life insurance plans, retirement plan options, tuition program and generous leave programs and more.

To learn more about working at USF please visit: www.usf.edu/work-at-usf/careers.

Minimum Education Required for Position

Doctoral Degree

Minimum Certification Required for Position

BCBA-D Required

Job Description + Responsibilities

Position Details

Dept. Number/Name: 0-5830-001 - Department of Child & Family Studies

College/Division: College of Behavioral & Community Sciences - Applied Behavior Analysis

Job Code/Title: 9004 - Instructor I

FTE/Hours: 1.00 - 40 hrs/wk

Hiring Salary: Commensurate upon experience

Position Number: 00038665

Position Description:

The Department of Child & Family Studies in the College of Behavioral & Community Sciences is seeking an Instructor I for its online Applied Behavior Analysis Master’s program. This is a twelve-month non-tenure earning faculty position. Promotional opportunities are provided in accordance with University of South Florida – Tampa, Career Path for Instructors: Promotion Guidelines.” This position will teach classes in the online master’s program under the supervision of the MA Program Coordinator and the ABA Program Director. The position will assist in the oversight of doctoral student instructors, assist in the development and modification of courses, and assist in marketing and other duties as assigned by the Program Coordinator.

Examples of duties:

Teach MA courses in the online program, supervise doctoral student instructors, assist in course development and modification, assist in marketing, and assist in applicant review and admission decisions.



Doctorate in Behavior Analysis or a program with primary behavior analysis content. ABDs will be considered but doctorate must be conferred at the time of appointment. Current BCBA certification. ABA Supervisor training and at least one year providing supervision consistent with BACB standards. ABA teaching and/or training experience.


ABA research productivity (publications and presentations). Online teaching experience. Experience coordinating academic and/or training activities. Experience in academic advising. Ability to work effectively with students and colleagues.

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Information for Applicants

This position is subject to a Level 1 criminal background check.

Job Opening Number: 20692

Posting Date: 04/22/2019

Posting End Date: 05/23/2019

Equal Employment Opportunity

USF is an equal opportunity, equal access academic institution that embraces diversity in the workplace.

How To Apply

To apply for this position (Job ID 20692), visit www.usf.edu/work-at-usf/careers. When applying to an opening you will have the opportunity to upload a cover letter and resume.

Apply online by completing the required information and attaching your cover letter and resume. Please include your experience as it relates to the qualifications stated above. YOUR COVER LETTER AND RESUME, PLUS ANY OTHER REQUESTED MATERIAL, MUST BE IN ONE ATTACHMENT. Only online applications are accepted for this position.

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