Adjunct Instructor, Autism Spectrum Disorders Certificate Program

Target start date: August 2015

The position

Antioch University New England’s Autism Spectrum Disorders Certificate Program seeks an experienced occupational therapist to teach a 1-credit weekend graduate course: Sensory Issues for Individuals with Autism. The class is scheduled to meet 8:30 – 5:00 on Saturdays, 22 August and 12 September 2015, at our Keene, NH Campus.

The ideal candidate will be a masters or doctoral-level occupational therapist with experience with individuals with an autism spectrum disorder. Teaching and/or presenting experience is preferred, but not necessary.

The Autism Spectrum Disorders Certificate Program is a 12-credit graduate certificate with a focus on the Autism Spectrum. Students come to our campus one weekend a month for classes and are drawn from a variety of backgrounds including educators, counselors, administrators, family members and self-advocates.

For more information, please contact Shelley Viles, Director, Autism Spectrum Disorders Certificate Program for the Applied Psychology Department at Antioch University New England, sviles @ , 603 283 2145.

The University and Campus

Antioch University is a unique and dynamic institution that brings to life the brightest ideas and highest ambitions of its students. A private, nonprofit institution, the University is a singularly accredited, highly integrated multi-campus institution, reaching coast to coast like no other in the country. The pillars of our national position are our five geographically dispersed, vibrant and engaged campuses. Each maintains a strong regional presence, committed to serving our communities and guided by shared core values of quality education, inclusiveness, social justice, experiential learning, and socially engaged citizenship. Visit the University website for more information.

Antioch University New England educates roughly 1000 students engaged in a range of graduate programs, including master’s and doctoral level programs in management, education, psychology, and environmental studies; several research and service centers; and, a host of community-focused advocacy and development activities. Our distinctive pedagogy mixes academic rigor with experiential learning and social engagement. In 2014, we celebrate 50 years and 10,000 alumni; and, look forward to developing multiple opportunities to expand our programs, extend our reach, strengthen our brand, develop reciprocal partnerships, and exploit alternative delivery modalities. Peruse our Campus website for more.

Application instructions

To apply, contact Shelley Viles, Director, Autism Spectrum Disorders Certificate Program, Antioch University New England, sviles @ , 603 283 2145.

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