Assistant Professor-FixedTerm

Employer
Michigan State University
Location
East Lansing

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Faculty Jobs
Social Sciences, Criminal Justice
Position Type
Assistant Professor
Employment Type
Full Time
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Job Details

Job no: 721322
Work type: Faculty/Academic Staff
Major Administrative Unit / College: College Of Social Science
Department: Criminal Justice 10038206
Sub Area: FAS- Fac./Acad Staff
Salary: Salary Commensurate with Experience
Location: East Lansing
Categories: Education/Training, Fixed Term Faculty, Full Time (90-100%), Non-Union
Position Summary

The School of Criminal Justice invites applications for a full-time, fixed-term assistant professor position. Duties include teaching eight courses at the graduate level (master’s degree level) offered in the online/virtual format. These courses will focus extensively on public health, public safety, and public-private partnerships involving criminal justice and the health/safety professions. Additionally, the position requires the individual to actively pursue publications or related research in this area.

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, citizenship, disability or protected veteran status.

Required Degree

Doctorate -Criminal Justice/Crimiology or related

Minimum Requirements

The position requires a Doctorate Degree in Criminal Justice/Criminology or related Social Science Discipline/Field, though degrees in public health or human medicine will also be considered. . Candidates must have a demonstrated record of teaching and research excellence and/or significant work experience in areas related to teaching assignment (e.g., public health, public safety initiatives, policing, courts, corrections). Candidates must have the ability to teach at the graduate level.

Desired Qualifications

Preference will be given to applicants with experience in teaching in online format.

Required Application Materials

Applicants will need to submit via the online system:

a) a cover letter;

b) current curriculum vitae;

c) a statement of teaching philosophy that highlights the applicant’s alignment with our desired qualifications;

d) names and email addresses of 3 potential referees.

Review of Applications Begins On

08/02/2021

Website

cj.msu.edu

MSU Statement

Michigan State University has been advancing the common good with uncommon will for more than 160 years. One of the top research universities in the world, MSU pushes the boundaries of discovery and forges enduring partnerships to solve the most pressing global challenges while providing life-changing opportunities to a diverse and inclusive academic community through more than 200 programs of study in 17 degree-granting colleges.

Advertised: Jul 27, 2021 Eastern Daylight Time
Applications close: Jul 27, 2023 Eastern Daylight Time

Organization

Working at Michigan State University 

Spartans work every day to advance the common good in uncommon ways.

Together, we tackle some of the world’s toughest problems to find solutions that make life better—from alternative energy to better food safety to breakthrough medical and environmental applications achieved through rare isotope research.

We teach. We explore and we discover. We collaborate and lead. We innovate, inspire, and empower. We achieve our potential and create circumstances that help our students and others achieve theirs.

We're good at it, and we've been at it for more than 150 years.

The nation’s pioneer land-grant university, MSU began as a bold experiment that democratized higher education and helped bring science and innovation into everyday life. The revolutionary concept became a model for the nation.

Today, MSU is one of the top research universities in the world—on one of the biggest, greenest campuses in the nation. Home to nationally ranked and recognized academic, residential college, and service-learning programs, we’re a diverse community of dedicated students and scholars, athletes and artists, scientists and leaders.

In ways both practical and profound, we work to create a stronger, more sustainable, and more hopeful future for all.

Top Distinctions

U.S. News & World Report ranks MSU

  • 29th among the nation’s public universities
  • First in the nation for 19 years for graduate programs in elementary and secondary education
  • First in the nation for graduate programs in nuclear physics and industrial and organizational psychology
  • First in the nation for undergraduate program in supply chain

Recognized for 11 consecutive years as one of the top 100 universities in the world by Shanghai Jiao Tong University in its annual Academic Ranking of World Universities

Ranks 46th among public universities for in-state students in Kiplinger’s 2013 edition of Best Values in Public Colleges

Silver rating from the Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education’s STARS program, which measures and encourages sustainability in education and research; operations; and planning, administration, and engagement

Member of the prestigious 62-member Association of American Universities

Only university in the country with on-campus medical schools graduating allopathic (MD) and osteopathic (DO) physicians, and veterinarians (DVMs)

Among the largest single-campus residence hall system in the country with 27 halls in five neighborhoods and two apartment villages.

 

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