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Department Chair and Open Rank Faculty Position in Criminal Justice

High Point University
High Point, North Carolina
Commensurate with experience
Date posted
Feb 20, 2024

The Department of Criminal Justice at High Point University invites applications for a full-time faculty position (rank/position to be determined by credentials and experience) to begin serving as Department Chair and teaching in August of 2024. Only applicants with a Ph. D. in criminal justice and leadership experience will be considered. Ability and experience to teach law enforcement and investigations preferred.


Duties include teaching two courses per semester, as well as leading this already successful department in a new phase of growth and relevance, while maintaining scholarly activities. The University seeks applicants who model the values of instructional excellence, service to the university and with a solid reputation for research. High Point University is a student-centric environment emphasizing experiential learning.


To apply, submit as one electronic document: 1) a cover letter that emphasizes leadership experience and philosophy; 2) curriculum vitae; 3) a statement of teaching philosophy and examples of classroom practice; 4) a copy of transcripts for highest degree(s) awarded; and 5) references- letters and/or names and contact information of three professional references – submit these items at Faculty Employment Opportunities (


Submit questions to Ken Elston, Dean of Humanities and Behavioral Sciences, at Review of applications will begin March 1, 2024 and will continue until the position is filled.

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