Part Time Faculty Homeland Security/Criminal Justice

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Posting Details

Instructions to applicants Job TitlePart Time Faculty Homeland Security/Criminal JusticeLocationAlpineDepartmentCriminal JusticeJob No.Posting Date09/16/2020End DateUntil FilledYesAppointment DateSalary$2,130 per class for three semester credit hoursRequired

Master’s degree in criminal justice or a closely-related field from a regionally accredited institution plus criminal justice and homeland security experience In a practical setting or an equivalent combination of education and experience.


Doctorate degree preferred. Preferred areas: wildlife law enforcement, forensic science, criminal Investigations, cybercrime Investigations along with other criminal justice and homeland security elective courses.

Primary Responsibilities

The Adjunct Faculty members responsibilities for this position Include teaching in a traditional classroom setting or an on line format, responding to student questions, selecting textbooks for each course taught, creating syllabi which meet course objectives and formatting guidelines, using a variety of styles in order to accommodate the various learning modes of students, compiling administering, and grading all assignments and examlnations In a timely manner and returning all items gathered from students, and performing other duties as designated by the Department Chair. Faculty members are expected to provide an effective teaching environment that is conducive to student learning. The classroom and coursework, either traditional or online format, should contain elements that recognize and enhance components of the learning process, employ effective delivery of instructional materials, and are responsive to the personal and professional needs of students.

Responsible for personal safety and the safety of others; must exercise due caution and practice safe work habits at all times. This position is security sensitive.

Other Information

Texas Law requires a 60 day waiting period before new state employees are eligible to enroll in health insurance.

It is the policy of Sul Ross State University to provide equal employment opportunity for all persons in accordance with their individual, job related qualifications and without consideration of race, creed, color, sex, religion, age, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status and ancestry. Equal employment opportunities shall be afforded in all personnel actions or decisions including, but not necessarily limited to, recruitment, hiring, training, upgrading, promotion, demotion, termination and salary. Retaliation is prohibited against a person who opposes a discriminatory practice, files a charge, testifies, assists or participates in an investigative proceeding or hearing.

About SRSU

Sul Ross State University, located in Alpine, Texas (, is in the Scenic Davis Mountains of West Texas, is a member of the Texas State University System, is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to award Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees, and has an enrollment of approximately 2,000 students on campus in Alpine, Texas. At an elevation of 4,480 feet, and on the periphery of the Chihuahuan Desert, Alpine enjoys mild winters and cool summers. Davis Mountain State Park, Fort Davis National Historic Site, Big Bend National Park, and Guadalupe National Park are all within one to three hours driving distance from Alpine. More information is available regarding Sul Ross State University and position openings through our website (

Applicant DocumentsRequired Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter
Optional Documents
  1. Transcripts
  2. Curriculum Vitae
  3. Transcript 2
  4. Transcript 3
  5. Transcript 4
Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Do you have a Master's Degree?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * In what discipline is your Master's Degree?

    (Open Ended Question)

  3. * How much teaching experience do you have in the subject area?
    • None
    • 1-2 Years
    • 3-5 Years
    • More than 5 years




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Posted: 9/19/2020
Application Due: 12/18/2020
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