Criminology and Justice Studies, Humboldt State University
Criminology and Justice Studies, Humboldt State University, Arcata, CA
Starting August 2013
The Department of Sociology invites applications for an academic-year, tenure-line position for a new BA in Criminology and Justice Studies (CJS). The hire will also support our existing BA & MA programs in Sociology. The CJS program is designed to provide undergraduates with the skills necessary to become effective agents of social change; the successful candidate should demonstrate research and/or teaching and service that align with this goal.
The successful candidate must be prepared to teach core courses on Introduction to Criminology and Justice Studies, Inequalities & Crime, Law & Society and Criminological Theory, and must also demonstrate ability to engage students with community-based action and research through senior internship and thesis courses. We welcome expertise in other areas including, but not limited to, cross-national perspectives on punishment/justice & rural criminology. Candidates must demonstrate a record of collegial collaboration and ability to work with a diverse student population.
Ph.D. in Sociology, Criminology, Justice Studies or a closely related field from an accredited college or university is preferred at the time of the appointment; ABD in these fields will be considered (completion of PhD required prior to the start of the second probationary year). Applicants must demonstrate job-related experience with and/or commitment to diversity in the academic environment. Humboldt State University employs only individuals authorized to work in the United States.
Closing date September 17, 2012.
Full vacancy announcement and application instructions at: www.humboldt.edu/aps/employment/tenure.html Job7536.
HSU is an EO/ Title IX/ADA employer.