1) Florida Atlantic University (FAU) School of Criminology and Criminal Justice (SCCJ)

Florida Atlantic University (FAU) School of Criminology and Criminal Justice (SCCJ) invites applications for two full-time tenure-track faculty positions, one at the Assistant Professor level and one at the Associate Professor level, both begin fall 2018 on the Boca Raton campus. Areas of specialization are open with priority given to those with expertise in courts, victimology, international criminal justice,or gender and crime. A Ph.D. in criminal justice, criminology, or a related discipline is required at time of appointment.

About the School

FAU is a Carnegie doctorate-granting university (RU/high research activity) with over 30,000 students and is a designated Hispanic Serving Institution. FAU’s strategic plan focuses on healthy aging, neuroscience, environmental science, and sensing and smart systems, supported by scholarly activities that address diversity, leadership, big data analytics, global perspectives and participation, community engagement, undergraduate research, healthy and sustainable campus environments, and peace, justice, and human rights. The SCCJ is the second largest undergraduate degree program by enrollment at FAU and offers the Bachelor of Arts in Criminal Justice and a Master of Science in Criminology and Criminal Justice. School initiatives include community engagement, study abroad, high school summer camps, a fully online undergraduate degree program, research colloquia, and research partnerships with the public, private, and not-for-profit sectors. Our School values racial and cultural diversity and inclusion.


Applicants for both positions must have a Ph.D. in Criminology or Criminal Justice. A Ph.D. in a related discipline with documented specialization in criminology or criminal justice will be considered. ABDs will be considered for the Assistant Professor position but requirements for the Ph.D. must be completed by the position start date. A Juris Doctorate alone is not sufficient. The successful candidate for both positions must demonstrate a commitment to conduct independent research and publish in peer reviewed journals, have a record of or the potential for securing external funding, as well as contribute to the graduate program. Faculty are expected to teach in core courses at both the undergraduate and graduate
levels. Preferred candidates will have a record of externally-funded research with federal and state agencies relevant to the candidate’s area(s) of expertise, engage with the criminal justice community,and have eLearning experience.

Application Requirements

Applicants should submit a letter of application that includes a statement of research and teaching interests, vita, and the names and contact information for three references. All application materials must be submitted online at https://jobs.fau.edu under position #991035 for the Assistant Professor position and position #01007604 for the Associate Professor position. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until both positions are filled.


2) Two full-time tenure track Criminology positions at the Assistant Professor level, Ryerson University, Toronto, Ontario, Canada

The Department of Criminology in the Faculty of Arts at Ryerson University in the city of Toronto, on the territory of the Anishinaabe and Haudenosaunee peoples, invites applications for two full-time tenure-track positions, at the Assistant Professor level, beginning July 1, 2018, subject to final budgetary approval. One area of specialization is Critical Theories (e.g., critical race, post-colonial, feminist, etc.) while the other area of specialization is open, though preference will be given to applicants whose focus is international perspectives on crime and justice. Successful candidates will be expected to teach large introductory courses in Criminology and Canadian Criminal Justice as well as other courses that contribute to our undergraduate (BA) program and our newly developed graduate (MA) program in Criminology and Social Justice.  For more information, please see: https://hr.cf.ryerson.ca/ams/faculty/




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