Caldwell University is a private, Catholic coed four-year university with a strong liberal arts core curriculum that enhances critical thinking and analytical reasoning. Caldwell offers 25 undergraduate and 30 graduate programs, including doctoral, master’s, certificate and certification programs, as well as online and distance learning options that prepare students for today’s global marketplace. The university has 15 NCAA Division II athletic teams and numerous clubs, fraternities, sororities and activities on a beautiful 70-acre campus located in the suburbs of Caldwell, New Jersey. Caldwell was founded by the Sisters of Saint Dominic of Caldwell. Its core values of respect, integrity, community and excellence influence academic and campus life. For more information about Caldwell University, visit caldwell.edu.
Caldwell University is an EOE.
postdoctoral fellowship (Caaba)
Caldwell University invites applications for a postdoctoral fellowship for a two-year appointment within the Center for Autism and Applied Behavior Analysis (CAABA). CAABA is an on-campus training site that provides internship opportunities to undergraduate students, clinical and staff training to Master’s and doctoral students, and intensive supervision approved by the Behavior Analyst Certification Board. Reporting to the Director, the postdoctoral fellow will receive a variety of clinical, research, and teaching training opportunities. Job duties include, but are not limited to;
- Conducting staff training based on empirical recommendations.
- Collaborating with director clinical supervisors, doctoral fellow, and graduate assistants on guidelines, protocols, and curriculum needs for learners.
- Implementing and maintaining CAABA-wide systems.
- Managing communication, evaluation, and CAABA-wide training system
- Overseeing CAABA’s administrative policies and procedures.
- Measuring progress of learners, doctoral fellows, graduate assistants, and practicum students by objective evaluation.
- Providing training to doctoral fellows and graduate assistants in their evaluation of graduate practicum students, undergraduate interns, and employees.
- Assisting clinical supervisors and Director with team assignments and scheduling recommendations based on learner needs.
- Developing and following all CAABA protocols and policies.
- Research Opportunities
- Assisting clinical supervisors with conducting research at CAABA.
- Developing and conducting independent research projects.
- Teaching Opportunities
- Serving as an adjunct lecturer in the Department of Applied Behavior Analysis when needed.
Doctoral degree in Applied Behavior Analysis or a related area plus board certification in behavior analysis is required. Experience in implementing early intervention and problem behavior treatment based on the principles of applied behavior analysis is also required. Experience conducting single-subject design research is required. Special education certification in New Jersey or eligible is preferred. Candidates must be willing to support the Dominican Catholic, liberal arts mission of the University.
Applicants must submit a cover letter specifying position, teaching experience, clinical experience, and research experience; a curriculum vitae and a letters from three professional references including complete contact information.