Program Coordinator, Applied Behavior Analysis; Associate Professor of Education
School of Education
BS, Villanova University; MS, Simmons College; EdD, Johnson & Wales University
Dr. Susan Ainsleigh brings a wealth of international education experience to Bay Path. A Board Certified Behavior Analyst and a Certified Special Education Teacher in Massachusetts, Dr. Ainsleigh served most recently as an Assistant Professor in the Department of Special Education at Dar Al Hekma College in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia, and as an adjunct faculty in the Department of Behavior Analysis at Simmons College in Boston, MA.
Dr. Ainsleigh’s research interest and professional expertise are in the areas of educational and behavioral assessment, applied behavior analysis in higher education, autism and related disorders, and professional supervision and mentoring of teachers and behavior analysts in general and special education. Dr. Ainsleigh consults on issues related to autism, instructional design, and individualized program development. She recently developed the first bachelor level course sequence in applied behavior analysis in the Middle East region, and the first clinic offering behavior analytic treatment for children with autism in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.
Dr. Ainsleigh earned her Master’s degree in Special Education from Simmons College and an EdD in Educational Leadership from Johnson & Wales University.