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Assistant or Associate Professor, Justice, Law & Public Safety

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Position Details

Position Title Assistant or Associate Professor, Justice, Law & Public Safety
Position Status Full-time
Tenure Tenure Track
Rank Assistant Professor

Position Summary Information

Job Description Summary

Tenure-track faculty member in the Department of Justice Law and Public Safety Studies. This faculty member will also hold department chair responsibilities.


Responsible to model the University Mission through dedicated job performance, service excellence to constituencies, respectful collaboration and active support of the University’s Mission and Catholic and Lasallian higher education.

-Teach one curse each semester in one of the Justice Law and Public Safety Studies degree programs

Department Chair Responsibilities:
- Promote academic qualify and support recruitment and retention of students
- Supervise instruction and advising, schedule classes, and respond to student concerns
- Coordinate assessment, program review, and curricular revision
- Formulate and manage the departmental budget
- Supervise and evaluate faculty, program directors, and staff in the department
- Build and maintain mutually beneficial interdisciplinary relationships with other departments and/or colleges and with external partners

Minimum Qualifications

Doctorate degree in Criminal Justice. Prior teaching experience in higher education. Prior academic leadership experience as program director or department chair. Prior work experience in the criminal justice field.

Preferred Qualifications
Essential Duties
Work hours

Full time; beginning AY 2018

Posting Detail Information

Posting Number F00103
Posting Date 10/19/2017
Closing Date
Open Until Filled No
Special Instructions Summary

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Do you have a doctorate degree in Criminal Justice or will you have one at the time of appointment?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * Do you have prior academic leadership experience as program director or department chair?
    • Yes
    • No
  3. * Are you legally authorized to work in the United States without employment visa sponsorship (e.g., H-1B status)?
    • Yes
    • No

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter
  3. Transcripts
Optional Documents
  1. Other Documents