Assistant/Associate/Full Professor of Forensic Science
Position Title: Assistant/Associate/Full Professor of Forensic Science
Rank: Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor
FLSA status: Exempt
Hiring Salary: Commensurate with education and experience.
Position Type: Full-Time Tenure Track
College: College of Criminal Justice
Department: Dept of Forensic Science
Refer Applicants To
Contact Name: Sarah Kerrigan
Title: Sarah Kerrigan, Chair, Search Committee; College of Criminal Justice Forensic Science Program, Sam Houston State University; Box 2525; Huntsville, Texas 77341-2525
Contact Phone: (936) 294-4286
Contact Email: [email protected]
Duties Performed in the Usual Course of the Job: A successful candidate must be able to develop and teach graduate-level courses in forensic science, pursue a sustained research agenda, supervise graduate student research and actively participate in the continuous development of forensic science programming at SHSU.
Educational Requirements for the Position: Candidates for this tenure-track faculty position should have a doctoral degree with one year of relevant research/teaching experience in the field of forensic biology.
Experience Required for the Position: Experience in emerging technologies and next generation sequencing is highly desirable.
Other Requirements for the Position: Candidates are expected to be dedicated teachers, productive researchers, and professionals prepared to become actively engaged in the diverse programs administered by the College of Criminal Justice.
Special Instructions Summary: To ensure full consideration, applicants need to apply on line at https://shsu.peopleadmin.com/postings/18201. In addition to the electronic application, applicants should submit a letter of interest, a current vita, and the names and contact information for a minimum of three references addressed to: Dr. Sarah Kerrigan, Chair, Search Committee; College of Criminal Justice, Department of Forensic Science, Sam Houston State University; Box 2525; Huntsville, Texas 77341-2525, [email protected]
Sam Houston State University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Plan Employer and Smoke/Drug-Free Workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, creed, ancestry, marital status, citizenship, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, veteran status, disability status, sexual orientation, or gender identity. Sam Houston State University is an “at will” employer. Security sensitive positions at SHSU require background checks in accordance with Education Code 51.215.