Assistant Professor of Criminal Justice and Criminology (Race and Justice) - Fall 2021
Assistant Professor of Criminal Justice and Criminology (Race and Justice) - Fall 2021Requisition:
Assistant ProfessorFLSA status:
Commensurate with education and experience.
Salary is competitive with other research oriented, doctoral programs.
Full-Time Tenure TrackCollege:
College of Criminal JusticeDepartment:
Dept of Criminal Justice and CriminologyOpen Date:
Dr. William WellsTitle:
Chair, Department of Criminal Justice and Criminology, Sam Houston State University, Huntsville, Texas 77341-2296.Contact Phone:
(936) 294-4817Contact Email:
The successful candidate is expected to teach core courses in the department’s academic degree programs, have an active research agenda, and demonstrate a commitment to quality teaching and mentoring of students.Educational Requirements for the Position:
Candidates must have a Ph.D. in Criminal Justice, Criminology, or a closely related academic field, such as Psychology, Sociology, Black Studies, Latinx Studies, and Women’s Studies. ABD will be considered.Experience Required for the Position:
The successful candidate will have expertise and a research agenda concentrated on the intersections of race and justice.Other Requirements for the Position:
The Department of Criminal Justice and Criminology at Sam Houston State University is committed to promoting a campus culture that embraces diversity, equity, and inclusion; the successful candidate is expected to advance this commitment.Special Instructions Summary:
To ensure full consideration, applications must be submitted online at: https://shsu.peopleadmin.com/ and should include a letter of interest, a current vitae, and the names and contact information for a minimum of three references addressed to:
Dr. William Wells
Department of Criminal Justice and Criminology
Sam Houston State University
Huntsville, Texas 77341-2296.
Review of materials will begin October 1, 2020 and will continue until the search is completed.
Visit our website at https://www.shsu.edu/academics/cj-crim/ to learn more about the department.
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.