Assistant or Associate Professor, School of Criminal Justice

Employer
University at Albany
Location
Albany, New York
Salary
Commensurate with experience
Posted Date
Aug 15, 2022

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Position Type
Faculty Positions, Social & Behavioral Sciences, Criminal Justice & Criminology
Employment Level
Tenured/Tenured Track
Employment Type
Full Time

Assistant or Associate Professor, School of Criminal Justice

SCHOOL OF CRIMINAL JUSTICE
THE UNIVERSITY AT ALBANY
STATE UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK

The School of Criminal Justice invites applications for a full-time tenured or tenure-track faculty appointment at the academic rank of Assistant Professor or Associate Professor to begin Fall 2023. We seek a scholar with an active and productive program of research and with a record of or strong potential for obtaining external funding. Area of research focus is open. Candidates should be able to effectively teach a 2-2 load of relevant undergraduate and graduate courses, mentor graduate and undergraduate students, and engage in service to the School, University, community, and profession. A Ph.D. in criminal justice, criminology, or related discipline (e.g., sociology, political science, psychology, economics) is required, in hand by September 1, 2023. Degrees must be from a university accredited by the U.S. Department of Education or an internationally recognized accrediting organization. 

Applicants should address in their application their ability to work with and instruct a diverse population and their willingness to teach remotely or online, if needed, in addition to traditional in-person instruction. Candidates must be willing to contribute to the University’s priorities, including student success, research, diversity and inclusion, internationalization, and community engagement and service.

The School of Criminal Justice has an internationally renowned doctoral program, a Master’s Degree program, and a selective BA program. The University at Albany is one of the four University Centers of the State University of New York; its approximately 17,000 students include roughly 5000 graduate students, and its full-time faculty number about 700. Albany, the capital of New York, is in a metropolitan area with a population of approximately 800,000.  Located in beautiful upstate New York, it is in close proximity to the Berkshires, the Catskills, the Adirondacks, and the Hudson River Valley and is also convenient to Boston, Montreal, and New York City.

Review of applications will begin September 15, 2022 and will continue until the position is filled.

Required Qualifications:

  •   Ph.D. in criminal justice, criminology, or related discipline (e.g., sociology, political science, psychology, economics) from a university accredited by the U.S. Department of Education or an internationally recognized accrediting organization, in hand by September 1, 2023
  • active and productive program of research
  • record of or strong potential for externally funded research
  • ability to effectively teach relevant undergraduate and graduate courses
  • ability to mentor graduate and undergraduate students
  • ability to work with and instruct a diverse population
  • willingness to teach remotely or online, should needs arise
  • willingness to contribute to the University’s priorities, including student success, research, diversity and inclusion, internationalization, and community engagement and service

Applicants should apply online via https://albany.interviewexchange.com/jobofferdetails.jsp?JOBID=151140

Applicants should submit: 

  1. a letter of application addressing each of the qualifications outlined in the position announcement 
  2. statements of research and teaching interests and experience
  3. a curriculum vitae
  4. the names and contact information of three references  

Review of applications will begin September 15, 2022 and will continue until the position is filled.

The University at Albany is an EEO/AA/IRCA/ADA employer.

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