The Department of Criminal Justice and Public Administration invites applications for a full-time 9-month position at the rank of Clinical Assistant Professor of Criminal Justice beginning January 2023. Candidates must possess (a) Ph.D. in criminal justice or related field, (b) Master's degree in criminal justice or related field, OR (c) Juris Doctorate (JD). Advanced ABD applicants will also be considered but the candidate must complete the degree by December 30, 2022.
Preference will be given to candidates with significant professional experience.
The successful applicant will be expected to teach a wide range of courses in criminal justice. Candidates will also be expected to engage in service as determined by the department and university guidelines. The position is contingent upon a successful background check and available funding.
Purdue University Fort Wayne (PFW) is the largest university in northeast Indiana, offering 25 graduate and over 100 prestigious Purdue University undergraduate degrees and certificates. More than 10,000 students of diverse ages, races, and nationalities belong to the PFW family. The 594-acre campus in Fort Wayne is home to over 7,000 degree-seeking undergraduate and graduate students. Through PFW's partnerships with area high schools, almost 3,000 high school students take dual-credit courses, simultaneously earning both high school and college credits. PFW is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools. Learn more about us at PFW.edu.
The Department of Criminal Justice and Public Administration is committed to advancing diversity in all areas of faculty effort, including research, teaching, and service/engagement. Candidates should address at least one of these areas in their cover letter, indicating their past experiences, current interests or activities, and/or future goals to promote a climate that values diversity and inclusion.
Please submit cover letter, curriculum vitae, a 1–2-page teaching philosophy, evidence of teaching effectiveness, and contact information for three references. Materials should be submitted online via the following link: https://careers.purdue.edu/FW-Faculty/7720100/. All candidates invited for a campus interview will be expected to do a 45–60-minute teaching demonstration.
Purdue Fort Wayne is an EEO/AA employer fully committed to achieving a diverse workforce. All individuals, including minorities, women, individuals with disabilities, and protected veterans are encouraged to apply. Purdue Fort Wayne will not provide visa sponsorship for this position.
The position remains open until filled.
Should you have questions, please contact the search committee chair:
Dr. Jospeter Mbuba
Criminal Justice search committee chair
Department of Criminal Justice and Public Administration
Purdue University Fort Wayne
2101 E Coliseum Blvd.
Fort Wayne, IN 46805.