Criminal Justice Instructor

Blue Bell, Montgomery County / Center Square, Montgomery County / Penllyn, Montgomery County
Aug 29, 2014
Position Type
Tenured & Tenure-Track
Montgomery County Community College is seeking applications for a Full-Time Criminal Justice Instructor for Spring 2015. This tenure track faculty position will teach assigned Criminal Justice courses in a manner that facilitates student learning and mastery of course material. Faculty also participate in course and curriculum development, program and course assessment, student advisement, college service and professional development. This position requires assignment at both Blue Bell and Pottstown campuses. Montgomery County Community College a recognized Achieving the Dream Leader College located in suburban Philadelphia, with campuses in Blue Bell, Pottstown, and virtually, plus a new Culinary Arts Institute in Lansdale serves more than 21,000 credit and almost 10,000 non-credit students annually. Recognized for its leadership in sustainability and as one of the most technologically savvy community colleges in the country, the College prides itself on its focus on student success. Qualifications: • PhD in criminal justice or allied field or JD required. ABD’s who are within one year of degree attainment will be considered. Holders of a Master's Degree in criminal justice or allied field, accompanied by other post-masters training such as FBI National Academy will also be considered. • Strong foundation in criminal law and procedure, as well as criminological and corrections theory, required. • Substantial teaching experience at the undergraduate level required, with a preference for teaching experience in a community college environment. • Demonstrated ability to teach undergraduates of all abilities. Community College teaching experience preferred. • Exhibited evidence of continued professional growth and development. • Demonstrated commitment to the use of innovative instructional techniques and technologies and use of course management systems • Demonstrated commitment to the use of a variety of teaching activities to address diverse learning styles. • Demonstrated commitment to the incorporation of information literacy resources, technology, research, writing and culturally diverse perspectives into the curriculum. • Knowledge of competency-based education preferred. • Demonstrated commitment to continual assessment of the teaching-learning process. • Demonstrated commitment to work with diverse populations, such as under-resourced groups and first-generation students. • Demonstrated understanding of and commitment to a comprehensive community college philosophy. To apply for this position, please visit under "Employment." The closing date for applications is 9/19/14. Montgomery County Community College is an EOE.