Assistant Professor - Criminal Justice

New York City, New York (Manhattan) County
Jun 13, 2014
Position Type
Tenured & Tenure-Track
The City University of New York (CUNY) is the nation's leading urban public university serving more than 480,000 students in a wide range of educational programs at 24 colleges and institutions in New York City.
Job ID: 9490

Regular/Temporary: Regular


The Public Administration Unit of the Behavioral and Social Sciences Department invites applications for a full time tenure-track Assistant Professor position.

In addition to teaching a wide variety of courses in the areas of criminal justice, public policy and administration, police science, and paralegal studies, the position entails performing administrative and guidance duties to include the following:
- Develops and maintains an active research and publication agenda.
- Provides academic support and guidance to students.
- Research and grant development.
- Assumes responsibility on unit, department, and college-wide committees including administrative, supervisory, and other functions.
- Develops curricula and participates in assessment projects.


Ph.D. degree in area(s) of experience or equivalent. Also required are the ability to teach successfully, demonstrated scholarship or achievement, and ability to cooperate with others for the good of the institution.

The following qualifications are preferred:
- 1 year of successful teaching on the undergraduate level
- Evidence of scholarly promise
- Public administration/policy expertise or experience
- Interest in innovative pedagogical strategies, including instructional technology
- Commitment to teaching in an urban college with a diverse and multicultural community
- Availability to work evening and weekend hours


CUNY offers faculty a competitive compensation and benefits package covering health insurance, pension and retirement benefits, paid parental leave, and savings programs. We also provide mentoring and support for research, scholarship, and publication as part of our commitment to ongoing faculty professional development.

Salary commensurate with education and experience.


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Candidates should provide a CV/resume and statement of scholarly interests.


Open until filled with review of resumes to begin June 10, 2014 - (Reopened)


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