Assistant Professor of Instruction/Assistant Professor of Practice

  • The University of Texas at San Antonio
  • San Antonio, TX
  • Apr 20, 2021
Full time Law & Criminal Justice

Job Description

Assistant Professor of Instruction/Assistant Professor of Practice

Location: San Antonio, TX
Regular/Temporary: Regular
Job ID: 5827
Full/Part Time: Full-Time

Department Marketing Statement
The University of Texas at San Antonio is an urban-serving, Hispanic thriving discovery enterprise deeply committed to student success and academic excellence.

The Department of Criminology & Criminal Justice at UTSA are devoted to delivering high quality education to students through our Master of Science in Criminology and Criminal Justice (MSCCJ) and our Bachelor of Arts in Criminology and Criminal Justice (BA) programs. Our MSCCJ program enables students to gain expertise in research, theory, and policy while preparing them for advanced careers in governmental agencies or continued study at the doctoral level. The BA program prepares students for careers in the criminal justice system at the local, state and federal level or for entrance to law school or graduate programs.

Our faculty members are nationally recognized for their scholarship and are committed to innovative research and education. We have expertise in a variety of areas including, but not limited to quantitative and qualitative methodologies, criminological and criminal justice system theories, and substantive expertise in policing, courts, and corrections. Our faculty are active researchers who regularly publish peer-reviewed articles and engage in research funded by federal, state, local, and private sources.

Posting End Date
The review of applications material will begin on the preferred deadline of May 1, 2021 and continue until the position is filled.

Earliest Start Date
Fall 2021

Commensurate with experience

Required Application Materials
Required: Curriculum vitae-listing out 3 references with contact information and Cover Letter outlining your interest in the position.
Optional: Teaching materials (teaching portfolio, statement of teaching philosophy, and/or evaluation scores)

Click the "Apply" button below to begin the application, which will include the creation of an account, and in Step 2, when asked for a Resume, upload your single PDF file of materials.

Essential Functions
Teaching a 4/4 course load or 4/5 course load with the remaining service to the department to be determined by the course load.

Required Qualifications
  • Master's degree in Criminology or related discipline from an accredited institution.
  • Teaching experience and qualifications comparable to those of faculty members in the untenured, tenure-track positions.
Preferred Qualifications
  • PhD in Criminal justice, Criminology or related discipline from an accredited institution.
  • Experience teaching virtually
  • Experience using Blackboard
  • Experience teaching in the area of Policing (CRJ 2213 Intro to Policing; CRJ 3123 Investigations; CRJ 4413 Contemporary Police Practices; CRJ 4443 Special Topics in Policing)
Additional Information
UTSA is a tobacco-free campus.
This is a security sensitive position. Employment is contingent upon a successful background check.
Applicants who are selected for interviews must be able to show proof that they are eligible and qualified to work in the United States by time of hire.
At the discretion of the hiring department, this position posting may be closed once a sufficient number of qualified applications has been received.
UTSA is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. Minorities, women, veterans, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

EO/AA Statement
As an equal employment opportunity and affirmative action employer, it is the policy of The University of Texas at San Antonio to promote and ensure equal employment opportunity for all individuals without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation, disability, or veteran status. The University is committed to the Affirmative Action Program in compliance with all government requirements to ensure nondiscrimination. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply. The UTSA campus is accessible to persons with disabilities.

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