Assistant/Associate Professor of Criminal Justice in Cyber Crime / Security

Fayetteville, Cumberland County
Apr 10, 2014
Position Type
Tenured & Tenure-Track
Fayetteville State University Department of Criminal Justice College of Arts and Sciences Job Title: Assistant/Associate Professor of Criminal Justice in Cyber Crime / Security Application Deadline: Open until Filled Position Review Date: Immediately Position Start Date: August 2014 Position Number: 000810 The Department of Criminal Justice at Fayetteville State University invites applicants for a tenure-track position, start date August 2014, at the Assistant or Associate Professor rank. Candidates should specialize in Cyber Crime or Cyber Security (e.g., Cyber Bullying, Computer Forensics, Computer Intrusions, Internet Fraud/Piracy, Identity Theft, etc.), and hold the Ph.D. in criminal justice, criminology, or a closely related field. The teaching, service, and research responsibilities of this position will be interdisciplinary in nature. This position will support the development of a new certificate program/concentration in Cyber Security. ABDs may apply, but we will only consider individuals who can reasonably expect to have their doctoral degree in hand by August 2014. Salary is commensurate with qualifications and experience. Fayetteville State University is a constituent institution of the University of North Carolina, a historically Black university, and the second-oldest public institution of higher education in the state. FSU serves a growing student body of approximately 6,000 and ranks among the nation's most diverse campus communities. Fayetteville is located in the scenic Cape Fear River Valley of North Carolina, between the Blue Ridge Mountains and the Atlantic Ocean. Residents of Fayetteville enjoy mild temperatures, four distinct seasons, a low cost of living, and easy access to beautiful Carolina beaches. The Department of Criminal Justice is a community of active teacher-scholars, notable for its commitments to academic excellence, substantive diversity, and student development. The department has approximately 450 undergraduate majors and 60 graduate students. We offer a Bachelor of Science degree program, for which online degree completion is available. Our graduate programs include a Master of Science degree program and a Graduate Certificate program, both of which may be completed on campus, online, or through a combination of course delivery formats. To apply, please submit a letter of application, current vita, statement of teaching philosophy to: Choose the link for the Assistant/Associate Professor of Criminal Justice position. . Send official undergraduate and graduate transcripts and three academic letters of recommendation on letterhead and with original signatures to Dr. Miriam DeLone, Department of Criminal Justice, Fayetteville State University, 1200 Murchison Dr., Fayetteville, NC 28301-4252. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the positions are filled. To learn more about the position, please contact the Chair of the Department, Dr. Miriam DeLone, by e-mail at or by telephone at 910-672-1478. We invite you to learn more about the unique history and mission of FSU by visiting our website at This position is subject to the successful completion of an employment background check. An employment background check includes a criminal background check, employment verification, reference checks, license verification (if applicable) and credit history check (if applicable). Fayetteville State University is committed to equality of educational opportunity and does not discriminate against applicants, students, or employees based on race, religion, color, national origin, sex, age, disabling condition, political affiliation or sexual orientation. Moreover, Fayetteville State University values diversity and actively seeks to recruit talented students, faculty, and staff from diverse backgrounds.