The Department of Criminal Justice at the University of New Haven invites applications for three full time tenure track professor positions beginning August 2021. One position is at the rank of assistant professor and two are open rank positions.
Areas of Specialization and Preferred Qualifications
The assistant professor position (Search #20-23F) has an open area of specialization. Preferred qualifications for this position include:
• Teaching experience at both the undergraduate and graduate level in one or more of the following areas: statistics, research methods, criminology, and specialized areas of criminal justice.
One open rank position (Search #20-22F) requires specialization in statistics and data analytics. Preferred qualifications for this line include:
Demonstrated experience in applying advanced quantitative methods and data analysis tools to real-world data.
Desire to teach both undergraduate and graduate courses in statistics and research methods.
Experience working with criminal justice agencies.
One open rank position (Search #20-21F) requires specialization in critical criminology. Preferred qualifications for this line include:
• Teaching experience in one or more of the following areas: the carceral state, alternatives to the current system, and disparate impact within the criminal-processing system.
Successful candidates will be expected to be dynamic instructors teaching undergraduate, graduate, and doctoral courses in the areas of specialization listed above. In addition, successful candidates will be expected to maintain an active research agenda that results in scholarly publications and to collaborate with other faculty members and students on research projects.
Successful candidates will also be expected to assist with developing and teaching a diverse and inclusive curriculum, including contributing to university-wide initiatives such as the Uncommon Course.
Required Qualifications for All Positions:
A doctorate in Criminology, Criminal Justice, or other closely related social science field.
Demonstrated commitment to research, as evidenced by published manuscripts and a
well-defined research agenda.
Ability to collaborate with faculty members and students on research projects
A commitment to experiential education, along with inter- and intra-departmental
Internal Number: 20-23F
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.