The Department of Criminology and Criminal Justice invites applicants for a new tenure-track (Assistant Professor) position beginning Fall, 2017. Candidates from all substantive areas will be considered. Candidates must have the Ph.D. at the time of appointment, outstanding promise as a research scholar, and demonstrated teaching effectiveness. The department provides an active, theoretically and methodologically diverse research environment and strong support for research scholars. Applicants should submit a letter of interest, vita, and three letters of reference. Review of applications will begin on October 1, 2016 and continue until the position is filled. The University of Missouri-St. Louis is an affirmative-action equal opportunity employer committed to excellence through diversity.
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