Quinnipiac University

  • Criminal Justice: Full-Time Faculty Visiting Position

    Posted Date 4 weeks ago(3/22/2018 10:48 AM)
    Job ID
    # Positions
    College of Arts and Sciences - Sociology, Criminal Justice and Anthropology
    Regular Full-Time
  • Overview

    The Department of Sociology, Criminal Justice and Anthropology in the College of Arts and Sciences invites applications for a visiting assistant professor appointment specializing in Policing for its Criminal Justice Program to join a vibrant department that currently offers undergraduate majors in Sociology, Gerontology, and Criminal Justice and a minor in Anthropology.The successful candidate will specialize in Policing and must provide evidence of a strong record of effective teaching.


    The position is a one-year position, beginning in August 2018. 


    About the College of Arts and Sciences:


    The breadth of programs offered in the College of Arts and Sciences provides the traditional strengths of a liberal arts education, with a focus on cultivating the intellectual and practical skills that students need for their personal and professional lives. The College of Arts and Sciences offers undergraduate majors in behavioral neuroscience, biochemistry, biology, chemistry, criminal justice, economics, English, game design and development, gerontology, history, independent majors, interdisciplinary studies, law in society, mathematics, philosophy, political science, psychology, sociology, Spanish language and literature, and theater.

    In addition, the College of Arts and Sciences has 31 undergraduate minors, a combined 4 + 1 BS in Biology/MS in molecular and cell biology program, and a master of science in molecular and cell biology program.


    About Quinnipiac University:

    Quinnipiac is a private, coeducational, nonsectarian institution located 90 minutes north of New York City and two hours from Boston. The university enrolls 7,000 full-time undergraduate and 3,000 graduate and part-time students in 100 degree programs through its Schools of Business, Communications, Education, Engineering, Health Sciences, Law, Medicine, Nursing and College of Arts and Sciences. Quinnipiac consistently ranks among the top regional universities in the North in U.S. News & World Report’s America’s “Best Colleges” issue. Quinnipiac also is recognized in Princeton Review’s “The Best 380 Colleges.” The Chronicle of Higher Education has named Quinnipiac among the “Great Colleges to Work For.” For more information, please visit www.qu.edu.


    • Teach core courses in the Criminal Justice program. The teaching load is 4/4.
    • Other departmental duties  as assigned by the chairperson

    Qualifications & Special Instructions to Applicants

    • Candidates must be ABD or have a PhD in Criminology, Criminal Justice, Sociology or a related discipline. A JD alone is not sufficient for this position.
    • Demonstrated evidence of strong and effective teaching is required
    • Commitment to contribute to the diversity and excellence of the academic community



    Quinnipiac University is considering only those applicants who have valid authorization to work in the United States. Quinnipiac University does not sponsor employment based visas for this position.




    Applications must be submitted electronically and include a cover letter, curriculum vitae, teaching portfolio that includes a statement of teaching philosophy, sample syllabi, course assignments, copies of original student evaluations, and other evidence of teaching effectiveness, such as classroom observations by colleagues and the names and contact information for three references on the application form.


    Applications will be reviewed as received and continue until the position is filled.


    Quinnipiac University has a strong commitment to the principles and practices of diversity and inclusion throughout the University community and welcomes candidates who enhance that diversity.


    Quinnipiac University is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


    Job Code:  2018-2415




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