The New Jersey Scholarship and Transformative Education In Prisons (NJ-STEP) department, under the School of Criminal Justice, invites applications for Part-Time Lecturer (PTL) teaching positions in the undergraduate program. Successful applicants will develop and instruct undergraduate courses on a wide variety of topics including, but not limited to: constitutional theory, contemporary policing, corrections, criminal justice systems, criminal law, criminology, ethics, juvenile justice, policing, special topics in criminal justice, research methods, and statistics. Instructors shall report to the Dean of the School of Criminal Justice, attend an orientation, prepare and submit course syllabi, meet and provide pedagogically appropriate instruction during assigned class times, provide timely student feedback, respond to student emails, and adhere to grad submission policies and deadlines. In classes that have a research focus, instructors shall follow appropriate Institutional Review Board policies and procedures to ensure the protection of human subjects.
Minimum Education and Experience:
Masters or Juris Doctorate Required. Doctorate preferred.
Demonstrated ability to teach at university level.
Applicants with comparable degrees from accredited institutions may also be considered. Prior teaching experience is also preferred.
Physical Demands and Work Environment:
Must be able to lift and carry up to 20 lbs.
Posting Number: 19FA2590
Location: Rutgers University-Newark
Internal Number: 107361
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