College of Arts & Sciences, Department of Criminal Justice
The Department of Criminal Justice and Criminology at the
University of Missouri-Kansas City is continuously seeking
qualified candidates for adjunct instructor positions. The intent
of this announcement is to identify a pool of adjunct instructors
who are qualified to deliver undergraduate courses in Criminal
Justice and Criminology. These are term, non-benefit,
non-tenure-accruing positions. Appointment periods are for the
semester. A flat adjunct salary is determined based on level of
educational degree. UMKC is an equal access, equal opportunity,
affirmative action employer that is fully committed to achieving a
diverse faculty and staff. All final candidates will be required to
successfully pass a Criminal Background Check prior to beginning
Adjunct instructors should have a minimum of a master’s degree in
criminal justice, or advanced degree in an area related to criminal
justice and criminology.
Full Time/Part Time
Application materials are solicited on an ongoing basis to ensure
we have a strong talent pool to source from in the event of a
To be considered, you must complete the application which contains
two (2) sections: 1. Name and Contact Information 2. Combine all
application materials (a letter of interest, curriculum vitae, a
list of at least three references) into one PDF or Microsoft Word
document and upload as a resume attachment.
Limit document name to 50 characters. Maximum size limit is 11MB.
Do not include special characters (e.g., /,&, %, etc.).
If you need technical assistance, please call 1-855-524-0002.
The department offers B.A. and M.S. degrees in Criminal Justice
& Criminology. Additional information can be found on the
department’s web site ( http://as.umkc.edu/cjc
An official copy of transcripts(s), showing degree(s) with
courses completed, and conferring institution will be required
before an official offer is made to the candidate.
The University requires that we maintain an official copy of your
higher education transcripts. An official copy of that transcript
must be sent to the Office of the Criminal Justice &
Criminology Department, attention: Jill Folsom
, 434 Cherry Hall, 5030 Cherry Street, Kansas City,
MO 64110 or email@example.com
appointment is contingent upon verification of your degree.
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applicants for employment on the basis of their demonstrated
ability and competence without unlawful discrimination on the basis
of their race, color, national origin, ancestry, religion, sex,
pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression,
age, disability, protected veteran status, or any other status
protected by applicable state or federal law. This policy shall not
be interpreted in such a manner as to violate the legal rights of
religious organizations or the recruiting rights of military
organizations associated with the Armed Forces or the Department of
Homeland Security of the United States of America. For more
information, call the Vice Chancellor - Human Resources at
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Affirmative Action at 816-235-1323.
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