Assistant/Associate Professor of Victim StudiesRequisition:
Assistant or Associate ProfessorFLSA status:
Salary is competitive and commensurate with education and experience.Position Type:
Full-Time Tenure TrackCollege:
College of Criminal JusticeDepartment:
Dept of Victim StudiesOpen Date:
Dr. Shelly Clevenger, Chair, Department of Victim Studies, Sam Houston State University, Huntsville, Texas 77341-2296Contact Phone:
(936) 294-3871Contact Email:
[email protected]Duties Performed in the Usual Course of the Job:
Primary consideration will be given to candidates with an applied research agenda and practical experience in the field of victim services. The successful candidate will contribute to the Department of Victim Studies undergraduate and graduate educational missions and demonstrate a commitment to excellence in teaching, research as well as service. The incumbent will be expected to teach substantive courses at both the graduate and undergraduate level, maintain a research agenda, mentor students, and participate in service to the department.Educational Requirements for the Position:
Candidates must have a Ph.D. in Criminal Justice, Social Work, Psychology, Public Health, or a closely related academic fieldExperience Required for the Position:
An established record of scholarship, teaching, and service commensurate with the rank for which they are applying.Other Requirements for the Position:
The Department of Victim Studies and SHSU are committed to promoting a campus culture that embraces diversity and inclusion. The successful candidate is similarly expected to embrace and advance this commitment. Candidates who have experience working in diverse environments or who can actively contribute to this culture are encouraged to include this information in the letter of interest.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. Shelly Clevenger or Dr. Janet Mullings, Victim Studies Department, Search Committee Co-Chairs, Sam Houston State University, Huntsville, Texas 77341-2296.
Review of materials will begin September 10, 2021 and will continue until the search is completed.
Visit our website at https://www.shsu.edu/academics/criminal-justice/ to learn more about the College of Criminal Justice.Open Until Filled:
Sam Houston State University is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action 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, pregnancy, or gender identity or expression. Sam Houston State University is an “at will” employer. Employees with a contract will have additional terms and conditions. Security sensitive positions at SHSU require background checks in accordance with Education Code § 51.215.