University of Michigan LEO Intermittent Lecturer in Dearborn, Michigan

How to Apply

Please upload in one file an application letter explaining your qualifications and your approach to teaching, a current curriculum vitae, and two letters of recommendation. Applicants will be selected based upon demonstrated subject matter expertise and ability to complete the duties and responsibilities of course instruction.

Job Summary

The University of Michigan-Dearborn (UM-Dearborn) is one of the three campuses of the University of Michigan. UM-Dearborn is a comprehensive university offering high quality undergraduate, graduate, professional and continuing education to residents of southeastern Michigan and attracts more than 9,000 students. Faculty and students have the opportunity to collaborate across all three campuses in research and scholarly activity. UM-Dearborn is located ten miles west of Detroit and thirty-five miles east of Ann Arbor. The campus is strategically located on 200 suburban acres of the original Henry Ford Estate in the Greater Detroit Metropolitan region.

The College of Education, Health, and Human Services (CEHHS) is seeking applications for a lecturer position in the Department of Education for the Fall 2016 semester. The selected candidate would be responsible for teaching the course, PDED 418AM: Registered Behavior Technician (RBT) Training. This course provides the practical working knowledge of the basic principles of Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) in preparation for participants to take the RBT Competency Assessment. This training program is based on the Registered Behavior Technician Task List and is designed to meet the 40-hour training requirement to prepare students to be certified for the RBT credential.

The selected candidate will be responsible for conducting all instructional duties of the course, including teaching, development of assignments, grading, holding office hours for student support, and maintaining a course page through the Canvas Learning Management System.

Required Qualifications*

The position requires that the candidate have a bachelor’s degree in Applied Behavior Analysis, Psychology, Special Education or a closely related field. Candidates must have a minimum of BCaBA certification, be in good standing with the BACB and have recent RBT supervision experience. Preferred qualifications include BCBA or BCBA-D certification.

Union Affiliation

This position is covered under the collective bargaining agreement between the U-M and the Lecturers Employee Organization, AFL-CIO, which contains and settles all matters with respect to wages, benefits, hours and other terms and conditions of employment.

Background Screening

The University of Michigan conducts background checks on all job candidates upon acceptance of a contingent offer and may use a third party administrator to conduct background checks. Background checks will be performed in compliance with the Fair Credit Reporting Act.

U-M EEO/AA Statement

The University of Michigan is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.

Job Detail

Job Opening ID


Working Title

LEO Intermittent Lecturer - Department of Education

Job Title

LEO Intermittent Lecturer

Work Location

Dearborn CampusDearborn, MI

Full/Part Time




FLSA Status


Organizational Group

Dbn Col Edu Hlt Hs



Posting Begin/End Date

10/17/2016 – 10/27/2016

Career Interest

Instructional - Lecturers (LEO Union)

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