Organization Name: Forensic Science Department, University of New Haven The successful candidate will be expected to teach course work in both the undergraduate and graduate forensic science programs at University of New Haven. Some of these courses will be consistent with the faculty member’s area of expertise, and other courses will be general courses such as Introduction to Forensic Science. In addition, this candidate must be competent in advising and mentoring students at various levels and provide mentoring to undergraduate research students. Previous teaching experience in higher education is preferred. The successful candidate must be willing to teach some evening classes.
Minimum requirement is a MSc in natural sciences or some closely related forensic science discipline. Areas of interest should include physical methods such as fingerprints, firearms, questioned documents and imprints/impressions. Significant practical experience and court room testimony is essential.
About University of New Haven
The University of New Haven is a private, top-tier comprehensive institution recognized as a national leader in experiential education.Founded in 1920 on the campus of Yale University in cooperation with Northeastern University, UNH moved to its current West Haven campus in 1960 and opened its Orange Campus in January, 2014. The University operates a satellite campus in Tuscany, Italy, and offers programs at several locations throughout Connecticut and in New Mexico. UNH provides its students with a unique combination of a solid liberal arts education and real-world, hands-on career and research opportunities.The University enrolls approximately 6,800 students, including nearly 1,800 graduate students and more than 5,000 undergraduates – the majority of whom reside in University housing. Through its College of Arts and Sciences, College of Business, Henry C. Lee College of Criminal Justice and Forensic Sciences, Lyme Academy College of Fine Arts, and Tagliatela College of Engineering, UNH offers over 80 undergraduate and graduate degree programs. UNH students have access to more than 500 study abroad programs worldwide and its student-athletes compete in 16 varsity sports in the NCAA Division II’s highly competitive Northeast-10 Conference.