Position Classification Title
Position Class (Extract From Banner or PA)
EPA Position Type
Primary Purpose of the Position
The Department of History, Politics, and Social Justice of
Winston-Salem State University is seeking to hire an adjunct
faculty that will teach Justices Administration and Theories of
Justice during the academic year 2023-2024. These are vital courses
in the justice studies cognate.
The department seeks exceptional candidates with a strong
commitment to undergraduate research, interdisciplinary teaching,
research collaboration, engagement with the broader public, and
service to the community.
Primary Function of Organizational Unit
These courses support the political science vital degree program.
“The University will cultivate a stimulating intellectual community
that fosters and supports scholarship, including sponsored research
and creative work.” The adjunct faculty will work with other
faculty to facilitate the positive educational experience of
students. Adjunct Faculty are encouraged to pursue new and creative
Working Position Title
2023-2024 Justice Studies Adjunct
Building and Room No.
Coltrane Hall 108
If Time Limited.
4-6 months, as needed by the department
Requirements and Preferences
Position required to work during periods of adverse weather or
Applicants must have a Master’s Degree in Justice Studies, Criminal
Justice/Criminology, or a related field by the time of appointment.
They must also have excellent communication and interpersonal
skills, and a commitment to a liberal arts education in a diverse
educational environment. Master’s Degree or higher in Justice
Studies or a related field from an accredited institution, and have
at least 18 graduate hours in Justice Studies by the time of
Normal Work Schedule
Monday through Friday
8:00 am – 5:00 pm
Department Required Skills
Preferred Years Experience, Skills, Training,
- Master’s Degree or higher in Justice Studies with at least 18
graduate hours of coursework, from an accredited institution.
- Candidate should possess one year or more of successful
- Ph.D. or have completed all requirements for the Ph.D. in
Justice Studies, History, or a related field by the time of
- Special consideration will be given to those with experience
teaching and/or publishing in two or more of the following fields:
theories of justice and race; crime and public policy;
African-American History; crime and the city.
- Experience teaching Criminal & Constitutional Law
- Ph.D. in History with a specialization in Law
- Ability to teach in a Historically Black Institution,
sensitivity to the issues of social justice confronting minority
groups in the United States and around the world; an experienced,
self-disciplined, compassionate professional who can act as a role
model for our students by inspiring them to excel as they confront
social justice issues.
Required License or Certification
Valid US Driver's License
- Ph.D. in Justice Studies and Geography and/or a related field
from an accredited institution.
- Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, and a
commitment to a liberal arts education in a diverse educational
- Prior teaching experience in a diverse university
Commercial Driver's License Required
List any other medical/drug tests required
Primary Responsibilities and Duties
Primary Responsibilities and Duties
Describe the specific job duties related to this
The Adjunct Faculty will be responsible for teaching the Justice
Studies course in the 2023-2024 academic year, courses may change
based on the term.
Percentage Of Time
Internal Posting Only
Time Limited Position
Up to one academic year.
Commensurate with education and experience
Open Until Filled
Special Instructions Summary
Please Note: This Position is subject to the successful completion
of an employment background check If no applicants apply who meet
the required competency and T&E requirements, then management
may consider other applicants. Salary would be determined based on
competencies, equity, budget, and market considerations. Resumes
will not be accepted in lieu of completing an electronic
application. The application must be completed in full detail
(including work history) for your qualifications to be considered.
Failure to complete the application completely may result in you
not being considered for the vacant position. Your application for
the position will not be complete until you receive an online
confirmation number at the end of the process of applying for a
Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).
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- Cover Letter
- Curriculum Vitae
- Teaching Philosophy
- Unofficial Transcripts
- Letter of Reference 1
- Letter of Reference 2
- Letter of Reference 3
- References List
- Unofficial Transcript