Assistant Professor, Sociology & Criminal Justice (Special Appointment)

Job description

The Department of Sociology and Criminal Justice seeks candidates for a full time, one year, Special Appointment at the Assistant Professor level. This position will teach in our undergraduate and graduate Criminal Justice programs, both day and evening courses, in both our Milton and Plymouth campuses, starting in the fall of 2018.  The successful candidate will be required to teach at least part of each semester course load in the evening and be comfortable with hybrid delivery (there are no fully online courses).  Candidate should have the ability to teach core Criminal Justice curriculum, specifically Criminal Law, Criminal Procedure, Criminology, and Corrections courses at both the undergraduate and graduate levels.   


A Ph.D. in Criminal Justice or closely related discipline is required.  The department is seeking candidates with a strong history of effective teaching.  Screening and review of candidates will begin immediately.

Employment in this position is contingent upon the successful completion of all required pre-employment background checks.

Please apply online at for consideration.  Interested applicants must submit curriculum vitae, cover letter including a description of your teaching philosophy, a statement of contributions to diversity (statement addressing past and/or potential contributions to diversity through teaching, research, professional activity and/or service), and a copy of your unofficial transcript (an official transcript will be required upon acceptance of an offer of employment) and a list of three professional references including complete contact information and professional titles. 




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Posted: 4/13/2018
Application Due: 5/31/2018
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