The Department of Criminal Justice invites applications for one 9-month tenure-track Assistant or Associate Professor position to begin August 16, 2021. 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 available 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 2-3 current references at www.jobs.ecu.edu. Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States on a full-time basis. 2-3 original letters of reference are required for employment. Please be aware that if selected as a candidate of choice, an automatic e-mail will be sent to the individuals entered by the applicant in the References section of the PeopleAdmin applicant tracking system. Letters of reference submitted via the PeopleAdmin applicant tracking system will be verified and considered towards meeting this requirement. Official transcripts required upon employment.
Additional questions can be sent to Dr. Mark Jones, Professor and Search Committee Chair, email@example.com.
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. Candidates applying at the Associate Professor rank should demonstrate an established research agenda and evidence of scholarship. Qualifying degrees must be received from appropriately accredited institutions.
Full time or Part time: Full Time
Position Location (city): Greenville
Position Number: 001130
Organizational Unit Overview:
The Department of Criminal Justice offers a MS degree, graduate certificate, BS degree, and three minors – criminal justice, criminal law and legal process, 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 https://criminal-justice.ecu.edu/. 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.