Gonzaga University: Assistant Professor of Criminology (2 positions)

The Department of Sociology and Criminology at Gonzaga University invites applications for two full-time, tenure-track Assistant Professor positions beginning Fall semester 2020 (3/3 teaching load). We seek colleagues whose teaching and research strengths are in criminology or criminal justice, with preference given to candidates who specialize in law, courts, or corrections. The successful applicants will teach upper division electives in subfields of interest, introductory courses, and one of the following: criminological theory, statistics, or research methods. Candidates must address how they will complement or expand the current criminology program, demonstrate a commitment to teaching excellence and an inclusive learning environment, and describe their fit with Gonzaga’s mission.

Required Qualifications:

  • Ph.D. in Criminology, Criminal Justice, Sociology or closely related field. ABD considered, with the expectation that the candidate will have degree in hand by August 1, 2020.
  • Demonstrated active research agenda.

Application Procedure:
To apply, please visit our website at: www.gonzaga.edu/jobs. Applicants must complete an online application and electronically submit: (1) cover letter, (2) curriculum vitae, (3) teaching portfolio, including a statement of teaching philosophy with dedicated attention to inclusive pedagogy, evidence of teaching excellence, sample course syllabi taught by candidate, (4) unofficial copies of graduate school transcripts, (5) research portfolio, including statement of research interests, solo-authored writing sample (i.e., peer-reviewed article, book chapter, dissertation chapter), and (6) the names, email addresses, and phone numbers for three letters of recommendation. Direct position inquiries to Dr. Andrea Bertotti Metoyer, Chair of the Sociology and Criminology Department, bertottimetoyer@gonzaga.edu. Contact Human Resources at humanresources@gonzaga.edu or at 509.313.5996 with any technical or application issues. The position closes on November 19, 2019 midnight, PST.

Gonzaga University is a Jesuit, Catholic, humanistic institution, and is therefore interested in candidates who will contribute to its distinctive mission. Gonzaga University is a committed EEO/AA employer and diversity candidates are encouraged to apply. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their disability status and/or protected veteran status.