Fulltime Instructor, Criminal Justice & Criminology

May 12, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution
Duties and Responsibilities: Loyola University Chicago (LUC), College of Arts and Sciences, Department of Criminal Justice and Criminology invites applications for a full-time, non-renewable instructor position, starting August 2017. The Department, located on Loyola's Rogers Park campus, has approximately 300 undergraduate majors and 30 graduate students in its Masters Program and also contributes to LUC's Interdisciplinary Forensic Science Program. The Department consists of 9 full-time and approximately 15 part-time faculty members. Department faculty have a wide range of research interests and are extensively published and involved with local criminal justice agencies, conducting applied and theoretical research locally and nationally. For more details about the Department, visit its website at http://www.luc.edu/criminaljustice/index.shtml. Duties and Responsibilities: Successful applicants will have the ability to teach courses on a variety of criminal justice and criminology topics at the undergraduate and graduate levels, including introduction to the criminal justice system, corrections, and community corrections. The teaching load for this position is 4 courses per semester (8 courses for the academic year).

Minimum Qualifications: Candidates for the position must hold a Ph.D. or be ABD in criminology, criminal justice, or a related field (i.e., sociology, political science, psychology, etc.), demonstrate a clear potential for excellence in teaching, and have a record of (or clear potential for) student mentorship.

Preferred Qualifications: