Jon Bailey, PhD, BCBA-D Jon Bailey, PhD, BCAB-D received his PhD from the University of Kansas and is currently Professor Emeritus of Psychology at Florida State University, where he was a member of the graduate faculty for 38-years and produced a record 63 PhDs. He is currently Director of the FSU Panama City Masters Program in Applied Behavior Analysis. Dr. Bailey is a Board Certified Behavior Analyst.
He is Secretary/Treasurer and Media Coordinator of the Florida Association for Behavior Analysis (FABA), which he founded in 1980. Often considered the “father” of the topic of Ethics for the field of behavior analysis, Dr. Bailey has published over 100 peer-reviewed research articles, is a past editor of the Journal of Applied Behavior Analysis, and is co-author of Research Methods in Applied Behavior Analysis, How Dogs Learn, Ethics for Behavior Analysts, 3 rd Edition, How to Think Like a Behavior Analyst, and 25 Essential Skills and Strategies for Professional Behavior Analysts, all co-authored with Dr. Mary Burch.
In 2014, Dr. Bailey co-authored with Aubrey Daniels, the 5 th Edition of Performance Management: Changing Behavior That Drives Organizational Effectiveness, a seminal book on performance management.