Police/Criminal Investigation Lecturer in Criminal Justice

Northern Kentucky University
Kentucky, United States
Salary Not Specified
Posted date
Oct 14, 2021

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Position Type
Faculty Positions, Education, Education Administration & Leadership, Social & Behavioral Sciences, Criminal Justice & Criminology, Political Science & International Relations
Salary Band
Not specified
Employment Type
Full Time

Posting Details

Working Title Police/Criminal Investigation Lecturer in Criminal Justice Department Political Science, Criminal Justice, and Organizational Leadership Full Time or Part Time? Full Time Position Number Commitment to Inclusive Excellence

Northern Kentucky University ( NKU ) seeks excellence by enriching its educational environment and culture through the diversity of its administration, faculty and staff and by embracing inclusiveness, equity, and global awareness in all dimensions of its work. NKU is an Equal Opportunity/Equal Access/Affirmative Action institution. We encourage applications by members of diverse groups and by persons with a demonstrated commitment to issues of diversity and experience in achieving goals relative to inclusive excellence.

Purpose of Position
The Department of Political Science, Criminal Justice, and Organizational Leadership invites applications for a non-tenure track renewable Lecturer position in Criminal Justice at its campus in Highland Heights, KY. The start date is August 1, 2022. The position requires an expertise in crime scene investigations and an academic background in criminal justice. We seek someone who has experience in academe and as a practitioner.

The Criminal Justice program offers traditional on-campus classes (16 week) and fully online classes (7 week). The successful candidate will teach a full course load (4/4), attend student recruiting and orientation events, and perform criminal investigation demonstrations. The course load will include online and face-to-face sections.

This is a 10 month position that requires presence on campus. This is not a remote position. Primary Responsibilities
The candidate who fills this position will perform the following duties:

· Teach undergraduate courses in Criminal Justice both face to face and online.
· Provide crime scene and investigation demonstrations to various audiences.
· Attend recruitment and new student orientation events.
· Other duties as assigned

The candidate must meet the following qualifications:

· Masters in Criminal Justice, Criminology, or related field and/or JD
· A commitment to and/or experience promoting and fostering a learning environment that is supportive of individuals from diverse backgrounds.

Preference will be given to candidates with:

· Law Enforcement/Criminal Investigation experience
· College level teaching experience

Applicants should submit a curriculum vitae, a statement of interest that includes the candidate’s personal philosophies on the importance of diversity, inclusion, and equity in higher education and advising, evidence of effective teaching, and the names, email, and phone numbers of three references.

Review will begin December 1st, but applications will be accepted until the position is filled. Direct questions regarding this position and search to Dr. Alexis Miller (millera11@nku.edu). Direct questions regarding the application process to NKU Human resources at jobs@nku.edu or call (859) 572-5200.

The department is the largest within the College of Arts & Sciences, with 32 full-time faculty and staff. It offers bachelor degrees in Criminal Justice, International Studies, Political Science, and Organizational Leadership; a BA in Law, and an accredited master’s degree in Public Administration. Faculty actively engage with students through undergraduate research programs; local, regional, national, and international internship placements; study abroad; and student honor societies. The department values multidimensional excellence, learner-centered education, civic engagement, innovation, collegiality, and collaboration across all department and university academic programs. Minimum Education Master's Degree Preferred Education
Requisition Number 2021F562 Job Open Date 10/14/2021 Job Close Date Open Until Filled Yes Quick Link https://jobs.nku.edu/postings/10961 Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * This is not a remote position. If you are not in the region, are you willing to relocate to northern Kentucky?
    • I live in the region.
    • Yes, I will locate.
    • No, I will not relocate.
  2. * Do you have experience performing criminal investigations?
    • Yes
    • No
Applicant Documents
Required Documents
  1. Curriculum Vitae
  2. References
  3. Evidence of teaching style and effectiveness
  4. Statement of Interest In the Position
Optional Documents
  1. Other

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