Assistant Professor of Criminal Justice

San Angelo, Texas
Oct 06, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Assistant Professor of Criminal Justice
Position Number 997439
Department Security Studies and Criminal Justice
Salary Commensurate

Job Summary/Description

Tenure-Track, 9 Month Appointment
2018-2019 Academic Year

Typical Duties/Job Duties

Teach courses in the corrections area including system and practices, probation and parole, juvenile justice as well as other courses as assigned in conformance with State mandated curriculum requirements. May manage internships and develop advanced criminal justice courses in chosen areas of expertise. Ability to conform to and facilitate an existing high quality established program is essential. Advise criminal justice students and assist in curriculum development. Engage in customary departmental and university service and facilitate communication and cooperation among all members of the Department of Security Studies and Criminal Justice.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

Applicants should have education and research interests in above areas and in teaching. Ability to relate well with students, university staff, faculty and with working criminal justice practitioners.

Minimum Qualifications

Ph.D. in Criminal Justice with emphasis in the above areas. Strong preference given to, in the following order: (1) earned Ph.D.; (2) ABD; and (3) major progress towards the Ph.D.

Formal training in education and or teaching methodology or verifiable prior high quality teaching experience.

Preferred Qualifications

Previous significant professional governmental employment as a institutionalized-correction, probation, parole, or very closely related duties preferred.

EEO Statement

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