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Assistant/Associate/Full Professor of Criminal Justice

Posted: 08/04/2022

Position: Assistant/Associate/Full Professor of Criminal Justice
Date available: Spring 2023
The Department of History and Social Sciences in the College of Humanities and Sciences at Shorter University invites applications for a 10-month, tenure-track criminal justice position. The successful candidate must work collegially with other faculty, and embrace the mission and vision of the department, college, and university.
Qualified Applicants should have an earned Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) in criminal justice or criminology (a closely related field will be considered) with experience in law enforcement and/or corrections.  The ideal candidate will be able to teach introductory and advanced courses in these fields.  Preference will be given to candidates with a minimum of 3 years of teaching experience at the college/university level and a strong record of teaching excellence. 
Responsibilities may include: teaching both lower- and upper-division criminal justice courses, advising students, assessment, engaging in scholarly research/professional development, participating in university and community service, and other duties and responsibilities as assigned by the department chair.
Rank and salary are commensurate with qualifications and experience.
Please submit your online application at:
Include as attachments to your application:

  • Letter of interest
  • CV
  • Unofficial transcripts
  • Professional references
Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until a qualified candidate has been selected. Position available Spring 2023.

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