Visiting Assistant Professor/ Instructor, Criminal Justice

Hamilton, OH
Jan 31, 2018
Position Type
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Visiting Assistant Professor/Instructor in criminal justice, beginning Fall 2018.  Teaching duties include a variety of face-to-face and online undergraduate courses, including introduction to criminal justice, corrections, criminology, and others as needed. Additional duties include providing general advising to undergraduates. Opportunities to perform other service to the department and the university may be available. The position will serve the Regionals locations (Hamilton, Middletown, and West Chester).

Require:  Master’s in criminal justice or a closely related field by date of appointment (for appointment as Instructor) and the commitment to, and evidence of, teaching excellence; a Ph.D. in criminal justice or closely related field by date of appointment (for appointment as Visiting Assistant Professor); experience or interest using active learning strategies and online teaching is also expected.  Consideration may be given to candidates with substantive experience in the criminal justice field; ability to contribute to teaching research methods and statistics in the graduate program.

Submit a cover letter and a curriculum vitae to  Inquiries may be directed to Theresa Conover at  Screening of applications will begin March 1, 2018 and continue until the position is filled. 

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