Endowed Professor- Juvenile Justice

  • Prairie View A&M University
  • Prairie View, TX, USA
  • Mar 19, 2020
Full time   Law & Criminal Justice

Job Description


Prairie View A&M University

Endowed Professor- Juvenile Justice

Job Title
Endowed Professor- Juvenile Justice

Prairie View A&M University

Department Of Justice Studies

Proposed Minimum Salary

Job Location
Prairie View, Texas

Job Type

Job Description
The Endowed Professor position for Juvenile Justice will teach doctoral students and support their research, present and publish regularly in the field of expertise and conduct research along with other duties.

  • Infuse into the College and University an established research agenda
  • Present and publish regularly in the field of expertise
  • Establish both internal and external partnerships/relationships to enhance the College and University's reputation and research
  • Teach doctoral students and support their development as researchers through mentorship, co-authorships, advising students on dissertations.
  • Assist with student recruitment and retention efforts, especially for the Juvenile Justice graduate programs
  • Conduct appropriate curriculum reviews, while continually seeking improvement in the quality and relevance of the Juvenile Justice doctoral program.
  • Maintain active membership on Department, College and, University committees.

Required Education and Experience

  • A doctorate from an accredited university in criminal justice, juvenile justice, criminology, or closely related field
  • Six years of higher education experience

Job Posting Close Date:

  • Open to Filled

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • An ability to maintain a team-oriented approach to working relationships within the department.

Required Attachments:

Please attach all required documents listed below in the attachment box labeled as either “Resume/CV or Resume/Cover Letter” on the application. Multiple attachments may be included in the “Resume/CV” or Resume/Cover Letter” attachment box. Any additional attachments provided outside of the required documents listed below are considered optional.

Cover Letter

Resume or Curriculum Vitae

Application Submission Guidelines:

All applicants are required to apply via our Career Site on or before the closing date indicated on the job posting. Applicant inquiries received via email and websites such as Indeed, HigherEdJobs, etc. will not be considered unless the individual has applied to the available position via the PVAMU Career site.

The required documents listed in the above Required Attachments section must be attached to the application prior to the job closing date indicated to ensure full consideration for the application submitted. Please contact the Office of Human Resource on or before the closing date indicated above at 936-261-1730 or jobs@pvamu.edu should you need assistance with the online application process.

Background Check Requirements:

All positions are security-sensitive. Applicants are subject to a criminal history investigation, and employment is contingent upon the institution's verification of credentials and/or other information required by the institution's procedures, including the completion of the criminal history check.

Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Veterans/Disability Employer committed to diversity.

To apply, visit https://tamus.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com/en-US/PVAMU_External/job/Prairie-View-PVAMU/Endowed-Professor--Juvenile-Justice_R-026862

About Us
For more than 140 years, Prairie View A&M University (PVAMU) has been igniting passion in its students. With an established reputation for producing engineers, nurses and educators, PVAMU offers baccalaureate degrees, master’s degrees and doctoral degree programs through nine colleges and schools. The University has an enrollment of more than 8,500 students. Designated an institution of “the first class” in the Texas Constitution, PVAMU is the second-oldest public institution of higher education in the state and a member of The Texas A&M University System. The University is dedicated to fulfilling its land-grant mission of achieving excellence in teaching, research and service.

PVAMU is conveniently located near the rapidly growing residential and commercial area known as the Northwest Houston Corridor. The developing Northwest Houston Corridor offers newly developed suburban communities, a variety of shopping and dining near the Houston Premium Outlets and is a short, 35-minute commute into downtown Houston. For more information, visit www.pvamu.edu. Your career opportunities with a “University of the first class” begins here!

Prairie View A&M University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Veterans/Disability Employer.

If you need assistance in applying for this job, please contact (936) 261-1730.

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