Visiting Professor of Criminal Justice & Sociology

Job description

he Department of Criminal Justice/Sociology at Texas Wesleyan University invites applications for a visiting position in Criminal Justice at the rank of Visiting Professor to begin August 2018. This position can be extended for up to three years at the discretion of the Department and Dean of the School of Natural and Social Sciences.

Primary teaching responsibilities (four courses per semester) include Criminal and Forensic Procedure, Corrections, Victimology and Deviance). Additionally, the successful candidate is expected to stay current in developments in the field of Criminal Justice and Sociology. Other requirements include student mentorship/advising and service to the University community.

Position requirements include a Ph.D. in Criminal Justice or Sociology with an emphasis in the areas of Victimology and Criminal and Forensic Procedures. Preference will be given to candidates who have college-level teaching experience and/or experience utilizing active learning techniques.

To apply, visit and submit current curriculum vitae, a cover letter, unofficial graduate-level transcripts, names of three references with contact information, statement of personal teaching philosophy and summary of research interests. Visit for full job description.

Texas Wesleyan University, founded in 1890 in Fort Worth, Texas, is a United Methodist institution with a tradition of integrating the liberal arts and sciences with professional and career preparation at the undergraduate level and in selected graduate areas. Total enrollment is over 2,500 students.




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Posted: 6/12/2018
Application Due: 8/1/2018
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