The Department of Criminal Justice invites applications for a 9-month tenure-track Assistant Professor position to begin August 17, 2020. We seek highly motivated and collegial individuals with a potential for or demonstrated record of scholarly research and publication, pursuit of external grants at the state and national level, effective teaching at the undergraduate and graduate levels, and service to the university, community and profession.
Contingent upon the availability of funds.
Special Instructions To Application:
Candidates should submit an online candidate profile, cover letter, curriculum vitae, statement of research interests, evidence of teaching experience/philosophy, and contact information for three current references at www.jobs.ecu.edu.
Additionally, arrange for three original letters of reference to be sent to:
Jenna Smith East Carolina University Department of Criminal Justice 245 Rivers Building Mailstop 155 Greenville, NC 27858-4353
Additional questions can be sent to Dr. Mark Jones, Professor and Search Committee Chair, firstname.lastname@example.org. Official transcripts required upon employment.
A PhD in Criminal Justice, Criminology, or a closely related field, such as Justice Administration is required, however, ABD candidates may be considered. Candidates with Ph.D. conferred at the time of initial appointment will hold the probationary rank of Assistant Professor. ABD candidates will also be initially appointed with the probationary term rank of Assistant Professor and must have the terminal degree conferred prior to first reappointment. A JD (law degree) is not considered a terminal degree for this position. Qualifying degrees must be received from appropriately accredited institutions.
Full time or Part time: Full Time
Position Location (city): Greenville
Position Number: 600058
Organizational Unit Overview:
The Department of Criminal Justice offers a MS degree, graduate certificate, BS degree, and two minors-criminal justice and forensic science. Current faculty consists of nine tenure-track and four full-time instructors. The Department has the third largest number of majors in the Thomas Harriot College of Arts and Sciences and provides students with a comprehensive educational experience including exemplary academics and numerous extra-curricular opportunities. More information can be found at http://www.ecu.edu/cs-cas/just/ . East Carolina University is a constituent institution in the University of North Carolina system and Carnegie Doctoral-Research university with nearly 30,000 students. The university is the intellectual, cultural, and health care hub of Eastern North Carolina located between the state capital Raleigh and the Atlantic Ocean Outer Banks region.
To be a national model for student success, public service and regional transformation, East Carolina University uses innovative learning strategies and delivery methods to maximize access; prepares students with the knowledge, skills and values to succeed in a global, multicultural society; develops tomorrow's leaders to serve and inspire positive change; discovers new knowledge and innovations to support a thriving future for eastern North Carolina and beyond; transforms health care, promotes wellness, and reduces health disparities; and improves qualify of life through cultural enrichment, academics, the arts, and athletics. We accomplish our mission through education, research, creative activities, and service while being good stewards of the resources entrusted to us. East Carolina University delivers on the promise of opportunity. We open doors. We improve lives. We transform the present, and we discover the future. In these ways and more, we serve our community, our state, our nation and our world as together we reach toward our greatest potential. Tomorrow starts here.