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Tenure-track Assistant or Associate Professor - Middle Tennessee State University

The Department of Criminal Justice Administration at Middle Tennessee State University invites applicants for a full-time, tenure-track faculty position (#121080) at the rank of assistant/associate professor. MTSU seeks candidates who are committed to innovative teaching, robust research/creative activity, and meaningful service. We also seek to attract a culturally and academically diverse faculty who value working with a diverse student body. Full details available here.

Tenure-Track Assistant or Associate Professor (2 positions) - University of Central Missouri

The Criminal Justice & Criminology Program at the University of Central Missouri (UCM) is searching for two (2) Tenure Track appointments. Candidates with demonstrated skills and experience in research and teaching juvenile justice, law and legal studies, and/or criminal justice administration are highly desired. Minimum requirements include the ability or potential to teach core courses in the area of Criminal Justice and Criminology within the current curriculum, participation in appropriate academic service, and involvement in professional and scholarly development activities. Preferred candidates are those with a demonstrable commitment to scholarly and professional activities, the instruction and mentoring of both undergraduate and graduate students, a readiness to participate in departmental, college, and university service, as well as an ability to contribute to distance learning opportunities. Click for further details.

Department Chair - University of South Carolina

The College of Arts and Sciences at the University of South Carolina (UofSC) invites nominations and applications for the position of Chair of the Department of Criminology and Criminal Justice to begin August 16, 2022. We seek a dynamic scholar and visionary leader with a Ph.D. in criminology/criminal justice, or a related social science discipline. The appointment will be at the rank of Associate or Full Professor, tenurable in the department of Criminology and Criminal Justice within the College of Arts and Sciences. Learn more.

Tenure-track Assistant or Associate Professor - Jacksonville State University

The Department of Criminal Justice & Forensic Investigation invites applications for the position of Assistant or Associate Professor of Criminal Justice. This tenure-track
position entails a 12 hour per semester teaching load and approximately 9 months of
full-time service beginning August 2021. Further, the position is for teaching
undergraduate and graduate Criminal Justice courses and requires teaching
competencies in the various fields of criminal justice with emphasis on policing, and
police-community relations. See job ad for further details.

Visiting Instructor/Assistant Teaching Professor - University of Southern Mississippi (Gulf Park Campus)

The School of Criminal Justice, Forensic Science, and Security at The University of Southern Mississippi invites applications for a full-time, nontenure track Visiting Instructor or Visiting Assistant Teaching Professor of Criminal Justice for the Spring 2022 semester on its Gulf Park campus located in Long Beach, MS. The assigned teaching load for the position is anticipated to be four courses. Further details and application instructions can be found here.

Tenure-Track Assistant Professor - University of Texas at Arlington

The Department of Criminology and Criminal Justice (CRCJ) at The University of Texas at Arlington seeks to fill one tenure-track position at the rank of Assistant Professor. The position will commence on September 1, 2022. Responsibilities include teaching undergraduate and graduate courses in criminology and criminal justice. Successful candidates are expected to demonstrate a commitment to diversity and equity in education through their scholarship, teaching, and/or service as well as a strong commitment to teaching, advising, and mentoring undergraduate and graduate students from diverse backgrounds. Further details and application instructions can be found here.

Full-time Instructor - University of Alabama

The Department of Criminology and Criminal Justice at The University of Alabama invites applications for one full-time instructor position to begin January 2022. Responsibilities include teaching and some expectation of departmental service associated with instruction and/or advising. Specific teaching assignments will depend on the expertise of the candidate hired, but experience teaching courses in both criminal justice and sociology is preferred. Follow the link for further details and instructions on how to apply.

Assistant Professor - University of South Florida Sarasota Manatee

The Assistant Professor will be responsible for teaching undergraduate and graduate courses
in criminology, both online and in person. Opportunities to teach on the St. Petersburg and Tampa campuses may exist, including teaching within the doctoral program. In keeping with the university's standing as a preeminent, research-intensive institution, the assistant professor will be expected to maintain a consistently high level of scholarly productivity, which may include collaboration with colleagues as well as undergraduate and graduate students. Please see the following link for further details.

Tenure-Track Assistant or Associate Professor and Program Coordinator - Brevard College

Brevard College seeks an enthusiastic teacher to fill a tenure-track faculty position as an Assistant or Associate Professor and Program Coordinator of Criminal Justice, beginning in the fall semester of 2022. Successful candidates will hold a Ph.D. in Criminal Justice, Criminology, Sociology, or a related discipline. We seek a dedicated teacher who will serve as Program Coordinator for a thriving Criminal Justice Program that emphasizes experiential learning and application. Administrative experience, including experience completing program assessment, developing, and maintaining community partnerships, is strongly desired. Further information and instructions on how to apply can be found here: Link

Tenure-Track Assistant Professor - Clemson University

The Department of Sociology, Anthropology and Criminal Justice invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor position beginning August 2022. Interested individuals must demonstrate both an active research agenda and a track record of publishing their work in well-respected peer-reviewed outlets. Applicants should also exhibit a clear strategy for funding their research through external grants, with preference given to those with prior success in securing extramural funding. Further information and instructions on how to apply can be found here: Link

Graduate Managing Editor - American Journal of Criminal Justice

The American Journal of Criminal Justice, housed in the Department of Criminology and Criminal Justice at the University of North Florida, invites applications for the Graduate Managing Editor position to begin January 2022. The position is intended for an incoming Masters student and should sustain funding throughout the masters course of study. This position offers 12 months (20 hrs/week) of funding, travel, and professional development opportunities including participation in sponsored research initiatives. Further information and instructions on how to apply can be found here: Link

Assistant Professor - Morehead State University

The department of Sociology, Social Work, and Criminology at Morehead State University, located in Morehead, KY, is accepting applications for a full-time position as Assistant Professor of Criminology. The anticipated start date is January 3, 2022. Further information and instructions on how to apply can be found here: Link