Tenure Track Position in Criminal Justice
Kutztown University of Pennsylvania enrolls approximately 10,000 students in graduate and undergraduate programs. The University is located in the borough of Kutztown in a charming rural setting, and is within 20 minutes driving time of the diverse metropolitan areas Allentown/Bethlehem and Reading, and within 60 minutes of the Philadelphia metropolitan area. The University is very interested in hiring employees who have had extensive experience with diverse populations.
The Department of Criminal Justice at Kutztown University of Pennsylvania invites applications for a tenure track assistant professor position beginning August 2014. Ph.D. in criminal justice, criminology or related discipline required. One year of college-level teaching experience required. Professional experience working in the field of criminal justice, especially in policing, is required. Applicants with a proven record of scholarship preferred. Experience in teaching online classes is preferred. Teaching load may include Introduction to Criminal Justice, Introduction of Policing, Criminology, Research Methods, and Community Corrections. Candidates must complete a successful interview and demonstrate teaching effectiveness. Tenure track faculty are expected to show excellence in teaching, continued scholarly growth evidenced by research and publications, and service to the department and community.
Please send letter of interest, vita, official transcripts, and three original letters of recommendation to: Professor Keith Logan, Chair, Search Committee, Department of Criminal Justice, Kutztown University, Kutztown, PA 19530. Applications will be reviewed beginning January 20, 2014, and will continue until the position is filled.
Kutztown University of Pennsylvania is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer and actively solicits applications from women and minority candidates. Kutztown University of Pennsylvania is a member of the State System of Higher Education. All applicants for employment are subject to a criminal background check.