Category: Faculty - Liberal Arts - Criminal Justice
Application Due: Open Until Filled
Type: Full Time
The University invites applications for a full-time, temporary faculty position in Criminal Justice to begin August 28, 2010 and ending June 3, 2011.
Anticipated appointment level is Instructor step 1 or 2 ($43,072.35 - $45,225.97) for the successful candidate without a terminal degree or Assistant Professor, Step 2, ($52,354.82) for the successful candidate with a terminal degree.
Responsibilities: Responsibilities include teaching a variety of undergraduate courses including: Corrections, Juvenile Delinquency, Criminology and others. Other duties include academic advising to criminal justice majors and full participation in departmental committees and activities.
Qualifications: A Ph.D. degree in Criminal Justice, Criminology or a closely related discipline is preferred. ABD status with relevant practical experience, evidence of successful undergraduate teaching experience, and evidence of topical expertise will be considered. Evidence of ability to work with undergraduate students in the discipline in academic advising capacity to facilitate their successful completion of the degree. The J.D. degree alone is not acceptable for this position. Successful applicants will have evidence of expertise and teaching experience in the topic areas.
In addition to the qualifications listed above, the successful candidate must be able to communicate well and/or perform well in an interview or teaching demonstration and successfully complete the interview process. The successful candidate will also have to complete a background investigation as a condition of employment.
How to Apply: A letter of application, vita, unofficial transcripts, and three letters of reference are to be directed to: Ms. Cheryl Gardner, Secretary, Department of Criminal Justice, Lock Haven University, 301 W. Church Street, J303 East Campus, Lock Haven, PA 17745. Review of applicants will begin May 19, 2010, and will continue until the position is filled. Official transcripts are required at the time of an on-campus interview.
An LHUP Application for Employment MUST be submitted with application materials for full consideration. Emailed application materials will not be accepted.
Dedicated to individual attention and effective teaching, the University encourages applications from candidates who successfully integrate diversity issues and an international perspective into their teaching.