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Assistant Professor - University of Alabama

The Department of Criminology & Criminal Justice at The University of Alabama invites applications for two tenure-line Assistant Professors. The areas of specialization are open. Candidates must possess a doctoral degree prior to the start date. Candidates should have an established research agenda and the potential to secure external funding. We especially seek applications from candidates who would bring a diversity of backgrounds, experiences, and research perspectives to the department and who have demonstrated an ability to teach, mentor, and recruit diverse groups. Learn More.

Assistant Professor - University of Alabama, Birmingham

The UAB J. Frank Barefield, Jr. Department of Criminal Justice invites applications for an Assistant Professor tenure-track position with a start date of August 15, 2024. We seek applicants with research and teaching emphases in race/ethnicity and crime. Areas of research specialization focused on race and/or ethnicity, broadly defined, could include (but are not limited to) racial/ethnic disparities in victimization, courts and corrections, policing, and public policy issues related to criminal justice. Applicants are expected to have a Ph.D. in Criminology, Criminal Justice, or a related discipline (with a substantive and demonstrable research focus in criminology and criminal justice) from an accredited institution. ABD candidates will be considered but must have a Ph.D. by the start date. The JD alone is not sufficient for this position. Apply Now.

School Director - Florida Atlantic University

The Florida Atlantic University (FAU) School of Criminology and Criminal Justice (SCCJ) invites applications for the position of School Director. The Director is appointed by the Dean of the College of Social Work and Criminal Justice and is responsible for establishing the academic priorities and setting intellectual standards for the SCCJ. The Director will be visionary and aspirational about the School’s future, cultivating and enhancing the scholarly excellence of the SCCJ. Additionally, they will oversee all the SCCJ’s programs, maintain and expand community partnerships, promote discipline engagement, and work in collaboration with faculty. Research and teaching areas of specialization are open. This position is a full-time, 12-month appointment and may include other duties, includ-ing campus activities, as assigned. A current rank of Professor is preferred. The position is on the Boca Raton cam-pus. The preferred start date is January 2024. Learn more.