Assistant Professor: Criminal Justice Public Affairs
Location: San Diego, CA Open Date: Nov 22, 2021
Description The Criminal Justice program in the School of Public Affairs is seeking a faculty member at the rank of Assistant Professor for a Fall 2022 appointment. The position requires teaching core criminal justice courses at the undergraduate and graduate levels, through different modalities, including face-to-face, site-specific, and online. Specialization is open, but are interested in scholars focusing on border issues/organized crime, white collar and corporate crime, law/courts, comparative criminology/criminal justice, and alternatives to traditional justice systems. Our program is especially interested in critical perspectives. A doctoral degree in criminology, criminal justice, sociology, or a related field by the date of appointment is required.
We are seeking applicants with demonstrated experience in and/or commitment to teaching and working effectively with individuals from diverse backgrounds and members of underrepresented groups. Candidates must satisfy two or more of the eight Building on Inclusive Excellence (BIE) criteria. Candidates that meet BIE criteria:
are committed to engaging in service with underrepresented populations within the discipline,
have demonstrated knowledge of barriers for underrepresented students and faculty within the discipline,
have experience or have demonstrated commitment to teaching and mentoring underrepresented students,
have experience or have demonstrated commitment to integrating understanding of underrepresented populations and communities into research,
have experience in or have demonstrated commitment to extending knowledge of opportunities and challenges in achieving artistic/scholarly success to members of an underrepresented group,
have experience in or have demonstrated commitment to research that engages underrepresented communities,
have expertise or demonstrated commitment to developing expertise in cross-cultural communication and collaboration, and/or
have research interests that contribute to diversity and equal opportunity in higher education.
Please indicate in a separate diversity statement how you meet at least two (2) of these criteria.
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