Assistant Professor (tenure track) - Criminal law and criminology

Job description

Full time position of assistant professor (tenure track) in the field of criminal law and criminology

About Ghent University

Ghent University is one of the most important education and research institutions in the Low Countries. On a daily basis, over 9,000 staff members and 41,000 students implement its motto "Dare to Think". Ghent University's mission statement is characterised by qualitative education, internationally renowned research and a pluralistic social responsibility. As part of its further scientific development, Ghent University plans to recruit:


Internship Programme - UNICRI Headquarters in Turin and Liaison Office in Rome, Italy

Doing an internship at UNICRI is an opportunity to have first-hand experience of the day-to-day work of the United Nations and to work with people in a multicultural environment. The interns will be given a real chance to work with our people, to be exposed to high-profile conferences, to participate in meetings and to contribute to analytical work.

Currently we are accepting applications for internships in the following UNICRI units/topics:

−        Office of the Director
−        Office of the Senior Programme Officer
−        New Threats
−        Counter-Terrorism (Turin & Rome)
−        Advanced Education and Training (Turin & Rome)
−        Communication (Turin & Rome)
−        CBRN Risks Mitigation

Deadline for applications is Wednesday 31 May 2017

For more information, please visit our Internship Programme webpage:


Temple University

The Department of Criminal Justice at Temple University seeks applicants for a tenure track appointment at the assistant professor level. The position will begin in the fall semester of 2017. Applicants holding doctorates in Criminal Justice, Criminology, or a related social science discipline are strongly preferred. Related social science disciplines include but are not limited to areas such as African American Studies, Anthropology, Critical Studies, Geography, Latino Studies, Law and Society, Political Science, Public Health, Psychology, and Sociology. Highly qualified ABDs may be considered if evidence can be shown that completion of the Ph.D. will occur prior to fall 2017. Review of applications is currently ongoing and will continue until the position is filled. Early applications are encouraged. Consideration will not be given to those holding only a J.D. degree.

The department has a strong commitment to high-quality, collaborative, interdisciplinary research, and currently supports 25 grants totaling in excess of $11m. Applicants must possess a demonstrated record of high quality scholarship and research productivity, and significant potential for extramural grants as well as a strong commitment to teaching excellence. Area of specialization is open. Candidates who can strengthen existing areas of department expertise will be given preference. Include a statement of interest and scholarly goals, teaching experience and philosophy, curriculum vitae, selected publications/writing samples, a preferred contact number and three letters of reference. Send materials electronically via e-mail to Ms. Tycina M. Leftwich (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.). More information about the department can be found on the web at

Temple University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer and is committed to diversity and especially welcomes applications from women and members of underÔÇÉrepresented groups. The University has pledged not to discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, age, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, marital status or disability.


If you would like to place a job opportunitie announcement, please send your text to the Secretariat of the European Society of Criminology: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.