Assistant or Associate Professor

Boise, ID
Aug 19, 2019
Position Type
Assistant Professor
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

The School ofPublic Service is seeking interested applicants for a position atthe rank of Assistant orAssociate Professor (open specialization with preference for corrections and/orcourts), beginning August 2020. This position will be housed in the School ofPublic Service with primary appointment to the Criminal Justice Program.Criminal Justice is an established program with successful Bachelor of Scienceand Master of Arts programs, and a strong record of scholarly activity,including both peer-reviewed research and collaboration with local criminaljustice agencies. The successful applicant is expected to engage in (1)teaching in a variety of formats and potentially within relatedinterdisciplinary programs in the School of Public Service; (2) peer-reviewedand public service scholarship; and (3) program, school, university, community,and professional service. In addition to serving the Criminal Justice program, facultymembers will support the growth of interdisciplinary programs (Environmental Studies, Global Studies, UrbanStudies and Community Development) within the School of Public Service, as wellas the existing MA, MPA, and PhD graduate programs.

You will have the opportunity to:

  • Work in a dynamic CriminalJustice program with 11 full-time faculty members and both undergraduate andgraduate students;
  • Collaborate with criminaljustice agencies in the course of your research or service; and
  • Engage with students and other faculty in the School ofPublic Service.
 Minimum Requirements:
  • criminal justice, criminology, or a closely related field at the time of appointment(a J.D. alone is not sufficient for this position)
  • Demonstratedexcellence in teaching, research, and community engagement
 Preferred Qualifications:
  • Specialization incorrections and/or courts
  • Current faculty rank of Assistant orAssociate Professor
Salary and Benefits: Commensurate with qualifications and experience.

To apply for theposition, please submit a letter of application (indicating your interest andqualifications for the position), curriculum vita, copies of representativepublications or similar evidence of scholarly record, and contact informationfor three references.

Applications willbegin being reviewed after February23, 2020 and review will continue until the position is filled.

If you have any questions about the position or program please contact Lane Gillespie, search chair at [email protected]

 About the Program: the University: the City of Boise:

Job Category: Faculty
Department: Department of Criminal Justice
Schedule: Full-time
Closing Date: Feb 23, 2020, 11:59:00 PM