Faculty, Assistant Professor - Criminal Justice

Mar 16, 2018
Position Type
Tenured & Tenure-Track
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Faculty, Assistant Professor - Criminal Justice

Position Category: Faculty - Tenure Track (FT)

Conducts assigned undergraduate and/or graduate courses and seminars. Plans, prepares, and follows an approved course of study with measurable objectives. Serves on college/school or university committees. Engages in scholarly activities, and/or creative endeavors which contribute to the academic mission of the university. Develops curriculum, independent study activities, and off-campus learning such as practicums and internships. Renders service to the community relevant to the appropriate academic specialty.

Required Qualifications:
Graduation from an accredited institution with a PhD, JD (ABD accepted) in Criminal Justice and evidence of teaching Criminal Justice in higher education required.

Evidence of teaching excellence is required.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Knowledge of the various aspects of the criminal justice field, including both personal experience, education, and various principles and methodology of teaching techniques.
  • Knowledge of leadership, instruction strategies, and curriculum development for current on-campus and online courses.
  • Skills in effective instructional strategies and techniques.
  • Ability to manage, motivate, and evaluate students and instruction.
  • Ability to analyze, design, develop, implement, and evaluate technology-based instruction for education contexts.

Preferred Qualifications:

Physical Requirements:
Must be able to deliver instruction to students for multiple hours at a time.

Benefits Summary:
UVU offers an excellent benefits package which includes a generous leave policy, 12 paid holidays, affordable medical and dental insurance options, life and AD&D insurance, tuition waiver (undergraduate resident) for employee and dependents and substantial employer contribution to a retirement plan.

FLSA: Exempt

Pay Range: $60,000 to $66,000

Advertisement Number: FAC19917 Criminal Justice Faculty 04/20/2018
Open Date: 03/15/2018
Review Start Date:
Close Date: 4/20/2018
Open Until Filled: No

Special Instructions to Applicant:

To apply, visit: https://www.uvu.jobs/postings/5775

Employment decisions are made on the basis of an applicant’s qualifications and ability to perform the job without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age (40 and over), disability, veteran status, pregnancy, childbirth, or pregnancy-related conditions, genetic information, or other bases protected by applicable federal, state, or local law.