Duties and Responsibilities: Loyola University Chicago (LUC), College of Arts and Sciences, Department of Criminal Justice and Criminology invites applications for a full-time, non-renewable instructor position, starting August 2017. The Department, located on Loyola's Rogers Park campus, has approximately 300 undergraduate majors and 30 graduate students in its Masters Program and also contributes to LUC's Interdisciplinary Forensic Science Program. The Department consists of 9 full-time and approximately 15 part-time faculty members. Department faculty have a wide range of research interests and are extensively published and involved with local criminal justice agencies, conducting applied and theoretical research locally and nationally. For more details about the Department, visit its website at http://www.luc.edu/criminaljustice/index.shtml. Duties and Responsibilities: Successful applicants will have the ability to teach courses on a variety of criminal justice and criminology topics at the undergraduate and graduate levels, including introduction to the criminal justice system, corrections, and community corrections. The teaching load for this position is 4 courses per semester (8 courses for the academic year).
Minimum Qualifications: Candidates for the position must hold a Ph.D. or be ABD in criminology, criminal justice, or a related field (i.e., sociology, political science, psychology, etc.), demonstrate a clear potential for excellence in teaching, and have a record of (or clear potential for) student mentorship.
Preferred Qualifications: Please see above.
Internal Number: 254_59692
About Loyola University Chicago
Loyola University Chicago, a private university founded in 1870 as St. Ignatius College, is one of the nation's largest Jesuit, Catholic Universities and the only one located in Chicago. Loyola University Chicago is comprised of four campuses: Lake Shore (LSC), Water Tower (WTC), Health Sciences (HSC), and the John Felice Rome Center in Italy, and is home to ten schools and colleges: arts and sciences, business administration, communication, education, graduate studies, law, medicine, nursing, continuing and professional studies, and social work. Loyola also features course locations in Beijing, China; Saigon-Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam; Vernon Hills, Illinois (Cuneo Mansion and Gardens); and a Retreat and Ecology Campus in Woodstock, Illinois. Recognizing Loyola's excellence in education, U.S.News and World Report has ranked Loyola consistently among the "top national universities" in its annual publications. Loyola is among a select group of universities recognized for community service and engagement by prestigious national organizations like the Carnegie Foundation and the Corporation for National and Community Service.