Administration of Justice Assistant Professor

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Description of Position
Serving predominately African American and Latinx students, Contra Costa College is situated in a socioeconomically diverse, resilient and culturally vibrant community. As a proud Hispanic Serving Institution, we seek candidates who embrace our community, our student population, and our central work: strengthening West County by meeting our students where they are and helping them get to where they want to be.
We seek a colleague who operates with a growth mindset, a strength-based approach centered on students, and an unflinching commitment to equity, especially concerning the elimination of barriers to college access, success, and completion. The ideal candidate will be eager to help construct and maintain a culture of continuous improvement in instructional effectiveness, student service, and leadership.

This position is a full-time tenure-track academic position in the Administration of Justice Department Public Safety Division at Contra Costa College in San Pablo, California. The teaching assignment may be divided between classroom and laboratory instruction and may include teaching evening hours, online courses or courses over the weekend.

Position Title
Administration of Justice Assistant Professor

Contra Costa College

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Minimum Qualification-Education/Experience
Any Bachelor's degree or higher and two years of professional experience


Any Associate degree and six years of Professional experience

OR the equivalent. If you do not possess the EXACT minimum qualifications and believe that you meet the minimum qualifications via equivalency, please fill out the equivalency petition form in the document section of the online application.

Desirable Qualifications
1. Experience in intentionally creating classroom practices based on students who come from diverse backgrounds and have been historically underrepresented in higher education.
2. Commitment to student centered equity minded practices and focus that are grounded in a growth mindset and college readiness skills to reduce the barriers to higher education.
3. Graduate of the POST Instructor Development Course or similar adult teaching technique program (BAR, CPOST or equivalent).
4. Experience with criminal law, forensics, corrections, investigations, evidence, community policing, program coordination, supervisory, or management experience.
5. Experience in law enforcement or other criminal justice system agencies.
6. Experience teaching POST, BAR or CPOST and California Security Certification courses.

Job Close Date:

Open Until Filled

The Contra Costa Community College District does not discriminate against any applicant for employment on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, ancestry, physical or mental disability, medical condition, marital status, age, sex, or sexual orientation. This prohibition against unlawful discrimination extends to any person who is perceived to have any of the above characteristics or who is associated with someone who has, or who is perceived to have, any of those characteristics.





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Posted: 3/22/2018
Application Due: 4/28/2018
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