Adjunct Instructor - A&S Criminal Justice
Location: UMKC Volker Campus
Full/Part Time: Part-Time
Job ID: 35759
College of Arts & Sciences, Department of Criminal Justice & CriminologyJob Description
The Department of Criminal Justice and Criminology at the University of Missouri-Kansas City is continuously seeking qualified candidates for adjunct instructor positions. The intent of this announcement is to identify a pool of adjunct instructors who are qualified to deliver undergraduate courses in Criminal Justice and Criminology. These are term, non-benefit, non-tenure-accruing positions. Appointment periods are for the semester. A flat adjunct salary is determined based on level of educational degree. UMKC is an equal access, equal opportunity, affirmative action employer that is fully committed to achieving a diverse faculty and staff. All final candidates will be required to successfully pass a Criminal Background Check prior to beginning employmentMinimum Qualifications
Adjunct instructors should have a minimum of a master’s degree in criminal justice, or advanced degree in an area related to criminal justice and criminology.Full Time/Part Time
Application materials are solicited on an ongoing basis to ensure we have a strong talent pool to source from in the event of a vacancy.Application Instructions
To be considered, you must complete the application which contains two (2) sections: 1. Name and Contact Information 2. Combine all application materials (a letter of interest, curriculum vitae, a list of at least three references) into one PDF or Microsoft Word document and upload as a resume attachment.
Limit document name to 50 characters. Maximum size limit is 11MB. Do not include special characters (e.g., /,&, %, etc.).
If you need technical assistance, please call 1-855-524-0002.Comments
The department offers B.A. and M.S. degrees in Criminal Justice & Criminology. Additional information can be found on the department’s web site (http://as.umkc.edu/cjc).
An official copy of transcripts(s), showing degree(s) with courses completed, and conferring institution will be required before an official offer is made to the candidate.
The University requires that we maintain an official copy of your higher education transcripts. An official copy of that transcript must be sent to the Office of the Criminal Justice & Criminology Department, attention: Jill Folsom, 434 Cherry Hall, 5030 Cherry Street, Kansas City, MO 64110 or [email protected]. Your appointment is contingent upon verification of your degree.Equal Employment Opportunity
Equal Opportunity is and shall be provided for all employees and applicants for employment on the basis of their demonstrated ability and competence without unlawful discrimination on the basis of their race, color, national origin, ancestry, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, disability, protected veteran status, or any other status protected by applicable state or federal law. This policy shall not be interpreted in such a manner as to violate the legal rights of religious organizations or the recruiting rights of military organizations associated with the Armed Forces or the Department of Homeland Security of the United States of America. For more information, call the Vice Chancellor - Human Resources at 816-235-1621.
To request ADA accommodations, please call the Director of Affirmative Action at 816-235-1323.
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