Assistant Professor Criminal Justice & Criminology (up to 6 positions to be filled)

Location
Texas, United States
Salary
Salary Not Specified
Posted
Jun 14, 2021
Employment Type
Full Time
Posting Details

Position Title Assistant Professor Criminal Justice & Criminology (up to 6 positions to be filled) Requisition 202100068F Rank Assistant Professor FLSA status Exempt Hiring Salary

Salary is competitive with other research oriented, doctoral programs. Commensurate with education and experience.

Position Category Position Type Full-Time Tenure Track College College of Criminal Justice Department Dept of Criminal Justice and Criminology Open Date 06/14/2021 Quicklink https://shsu.peopleadmin.com/postings/27531
Contact Name Ryan Randa Title

Dr. Ryan Randa, Department of Criminal Justice and Criminology, Sam Houston State University, Huntsville, Texas 77341-2296.

Contact Phone (936) 294-4366 Contact Email ryan.randa@shsu.edu
Duties Performed in the Usual Course of the Job

The successful candidates will have expertise in one of the following areas:

• Courts (Broadly, and including legal issues)
• Criminal Justice Policy and/or Reform
• Gangs and/or Drugs and Crime
• International and/or Comparative Criminal Justice / Criminology
• Quantitative Data Analysis or Research Design
• White Collar and/or Corporate Crime

Applicants should clearly indicate the area of expertise under which they wish to be considered.

Educational Requirements for the Position

Candidates must have a Ph.D. in Criminal Justice, Criminology, or a closely related academic field. ABDs may apply but must have a Ph.D. by the start of employment.

Experience Required for the Position

The successful candidate is expected to teach core courses in the Department’s academic degree programs, have an active research agenda that includes a strong publication record, potential for (or record of) externally funded research, and demonstrate a commitment to quality teaching and mentoring of students.

Other Requirements for the Position

The Department of Criminal Justice and Criminology at Sam Houston State University is committed to promoting a campus culture that embraces Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion; the successful candidate is expected to share this commitment. Candidates should include a diversity statement (instructions in web portal) in their letters of application

Special Instructions Summary

To ensure full consideration, applications must be submitted online at: https://shsu.peopleadmin.com/ and should include a letter of interest, a current vitae, and the names and contact information for a minimum of three references addressed to: Dr. Ryan Randa, Department of Criminal Justice and Criminology, Sam Houston State University, Huntsville, Texas 77341-2296. Review of materials will begin September 10, 2021 and will continue until the search is completed.

Visit our website at https://www.shsu.edu/academics/cj-crim/ to learn more about our Department.

Open Until Filled Yes
EEO Statement

Sam Houston State University is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and Smoke/Drug-Free Workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, creed, ancestry, marital status, citizenship, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, veteran status, disability status, sexual orientation, pregnancy, or gender identity or expression. Sam Houston State University is an “at will” employer. Employees with a contract will have additional terms and conditions. Security sensitive positions at SHSU require background checks in accordance with Education Code § 51.215.

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * How did you learn about this position?
    • The Chronicle of Higher Education
    • Diverse Issues in Higher Education
    • HBCU Connect - Historically Black Colleges and Universities
    • HACU - Hispanic Association of Colleges & Universities
    • The Journal of Blacks in Higher Education
    • Association for Women in Science
    • TWC - Work in Texas
    • Inside Higher Ed
    • Higher Ed Jobs
    • HERC - Higher Education Recruitment Consortium
    • SHSU Website
    • SHSU Employee
    • Other
  2. If your response to the question above was 'Other' please indicate from what source.

    (Open Ended Question)

Candidate Documents
Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Curriculum Vitae (Faculty)
  3. Statement of Teaching Philosophy
  4. Statement of Research & Goals
  5. Reference Contact Information
Optional Documents

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