Manchester University: Assistant Professor of Criminal Justice and Sociology

Position: The Department of Sociology, Social Work, and Criminal Justice invites applications for a full-time, tenure-track position as Assistant Professor of Criminal Justice and Sociology.

Responsibilities: Primary responsibilities include teaching undergraduate courses in criminal justice and sociology, with the possibility of other courses in the liberal arts Core, according to faculty interests and department and college needs. Additional responsibilities for the criminal justice program include developing the curriculum, coordinating practicums, assessing student learning, as well as recruiting and advising students. Teaching load is 24 semester hours per year.

Qualifications: Doctoral degree in criminology, criminal justice, sociology, or closely related field is required. The department seeks a person with a strong commitment to liberal arts education; demonstrated commitment to, and excellence in, undergraduate teaching; and a clear interest in furthering Manchester University’s distinctive mission.

Salary: Dependent upon qualifications and experience.

To Apply:  We seek a candidate with a commitment to working effectively with students, faculty, and staff from diverse backgrounds. Applications are due by February 1, 2017. Review of applications will begin at that time and will continue until the position is filled. Apply online via ADP and submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, statement of teaching philosophy, evidence of effective teaching, professional references with full contact information. Additional materials may be requested at a later date. Questions can be emailed to Jenny Steele, employment coordinator.

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