Full-time Temporary Assistant Professor of Criminology - Framingham State University

Massachusetts, United States
Salary Not specified
Apr 26, 2021
Employment Level
Non-Tenured Track
Employment Type
Full Time
Location: Framingham, MA Category: Faculty Posted On: Mon Apr 26 2021 Job Description:

The Department of Sociology invites applicants for a one-year full-time temporary appointment at the rank of assistant professor beginning Fall 2021. The ideal candidate will be a criminologist or sociologist who specializes in critical, social justice-oriented criminology. These areas may include but are not limited to race, social inequalities, and crime, mass incarceration, feminist and queer criminology, policing and society, abolitionist criminology, and other critical areas in justice and crime studies. The successful applicant would teach face-to-face courses in criminological theory and a criminology elective.

Responsibilities include a teaching load of three four-credit courses per semester, student advising, continuing scholarship, and departmental and University service.

Job Requirements:


  • Specialization in critical, social justice-oriented criminology.
  • Demonstrated commitment to principles of diversity, inclusion, and social justice in higher education.


  • Ph.D. in Criminology, Sociology, or related field.
  • Experience teaching criminological theory.

Additional Information:

This is a full-time, exempt, benefits-eligible position in the Massachusetts State College Association (MSCA) bargaining unit at the rank of Assistant Professor. Salary commensurate with experience in accordance with Appendix O of the MSCA contract (http://mscaunion.org/day-and-dgce-contracts/)

Framingham State University conducts criminal history and sexual offender record checks on recommended finalists prior to final employment for all positions.

Framingham State University is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.

Members of underrepresented groups, minorities, women, veterans, persons with disabilities, and all persons committed to diversity and inclusive excellence are strongly encouraged to apply.