The Oakland University Department of Sociology, Anthropology, Social Work, & Criminal Justice invites applications for a full-time, tenure-track Assistant Professor of Criminal Justice position to begin Fall 2017. Applicants must demonstrate or have the potential to produce scholarly research as well as effective teaching.
We seek candidates who can contribute to our program needs in corrections and/or homeland security. In addition, preference may be given to candidates who could teach courses in additional core program areas. Applicants with professional and/or military experience are especially encouraged to apply.
Please direct questions to Dr. Amanda Burgess-Proctor, Chair of the Search Committee, at burgessp@edu. Review of applications will begin January 2, 2017 and continue until the position is filled.
A Ph.D. in criminology/criminal justice or a related field is required at the time of appointment, August 15, 2017.
Special Instructions to Applicants::
To apply, please upload a cover letter, curriculum vitae (CV), unofficial transcript, publications or examples of scholarly writing, evidence of teaching effectiveness or potential, and three letters of recommendation to be submitted directly by the letter-writers.
As a state-supported institution of higher education, Oakland University has a three-fold mission. It offers instructional programs of high quality that lead to degrees at the baccalaureate, master?s and doctoral levels, as well as programs in continuing education; it advances knowledge and promotes the arts through research, scholarship, and creative activity; and it renders significant public se...rvice. In all its activities, the university strives to exemplify educational leadership in a diverse and inclusive environment.