Jon S. Bailey received his Ph.D. in 1970 from the University of Kansas where he worked with Lonnie Philips and Mont Wolf on the original Achievement Place Project. He joined the psychology department at Florida State University (FSU) that same year. Dr. Bailey founded the Florida Association for Behavior Analysis (FABA) and started Behavior Management Consultants, Inc. with Maxin Reiss and Mary Burch in 1980. He is a Fellow of ABAI, the American Psychological Association (APA), and the American Psychological Society. He has served on the executive councils of ABAI, FABA, and Division 25 of APA. Dr. Bailey is a former editor of the Journal of Applied Behavior Analysis and co-author of Research Methods in Applied Behavior Analysis, How Dogs Learn, and Ethics for Behavior Analysts with Mary Burch. Dr. Bailey is a licensed psychologist and a BCBA-D, and has served on the Florida Behavior Management Peer Review Committee and as an expert witness for the U.S. Department of Justice. Dr. Bailey founded the master’s program in applied behavior analysis at FSU’s Panama City campus.
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