Temple University

The Department of Criminal Justice at Temple University seeks applicants for a tenure track appointment at the assistant professor level. The position will begin in the fall semester of 2017. Applicants holding doctorates in Criminal Justice, Criminology, or a related social science discipline are strongly preferred. Related social science disciplines include but are not limited to areas such as African American Studies, Anthropology, Critical Studies, Geography, Latino Studies, Law and Society, Political Science, Public Health, Psychology, and Sociology. Highly qualified ABDs may be considered if evidence can be shown that completion of the Ph.D. will occur prior to fall 2017. Review of applications is currently ongoing and will continue until the position is filled. Early applications are encouraged. Consideration will not be given to those holding only a J.D. degree.

The department has a strong commitment to high-quality, collaborative, interdisciplinary research, and currently supports 25 grants totaling in excess of $11m. Applicants must possess a demonstrated record of high quality scholarship and research productivity, and significant potential for extramural grants as well as a strong commitment to teaching excellence. Area of specialization is open. Candidates who can strengthen existing areas of department expertise will be given preference. Include a statement of interest and scholarly goals, teaching experience and philosophy, curriculum vitae, selected publications/writing samples, a preferred contact number and three letters of reference. Send materials electronically via e-mail to Ms. Tycina M. Leftwich (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.). More information about the department can be found on the web at www.temple.edu/cj

Temple University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer and is committed to diversity and especially welcomes applications from women and members of underÔÇÉrepresented groups. The University has pledged not to discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, age, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, marital status or disability.


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