The Department of Criminology and Criminal Justice (CCJ) in the College of Urban & Public Affairs at Portland State University invites applications for one tenure track Assistant Professor position to begin September 2020. Preference will be given to candidates with a specialization in race/ethnicity and criminal justice, especially in the context of policing, and/or sentencing and corrections.
Ph.D. in Criminology, Criminal Justice, or closely related field (ABD with strong assurance of completion by Summer 2020 will be considered)
University teaching experience and willingness to teach in an online format
Evidence of peer-reviewed publication agenda
Specialization is in race/ethnicity and criminal justice especially in the context of policing, and/or sentencing and corrections.
Internal Number: 29935
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