Posting Description: The School of Public Affairs (SPA) at the University of Colorado is currently recruiting applicants for a part-time lecturer for the school's MCJ program on the Denver campus. The person in this position will teach graduate level courses in the school's Master of Criminal Justice program. This will be a semester-by-semester appointment, with the possibility of renewal. Candidates must have earned their terminal degree (preferably MPA, PhD, or JD) by August 1, 2011. The appointment will begin spring, 2012. SPA's MPA programs are offered on two campuses of the University of Colorado Denver and Colorado Springs. SPA is the only comprehensive school of public affairs in the Rocky Mountain region. Degrees now offered include the Ph.D. in Public Affairs (Denver campus only), the Master of Public Administration, the Master of Criminal Justice, and the Bachelor of Arts in Criminal Justice. Please visit www.spa.cudenver.edu for further details. This posting is on-going.
Minimum Qualifications: Minimum Qualifications: Candidates must have completed a MPA, Ph.D. or JD in public administration, criminal justice criminology, criminal justice, sociology or a related doctoral degree. Candidates must also show strong accomplishment in teaching.
Required Competencies/Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
Desired Qualifications: Leadership and/or managerial administrative experience in public service organizations (i.e.. corrections, courts, or law enforcement or nonprofit setting), teaching at the graduate level, and on-line teaching experience are desirable.