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Assistant Professor of Administration of Justice
Penn State University College

Penn State Greater Allegheny

McKeesport, PA United States
Penn State Greater Allegheny, a campus of The Pennsylvania State University, invites applications for an Assistant Professor of Administration of Justice, tenure-track, 36 week positions to begin August 2014.

Responsibilities: Teach three courses (9 credits) a semester in criminal justice and in related courses using traditional, hybrid, and online or other distance delivery modes. Successful candidates should be able to teach courses on the U.S. criminal justice system, including legal issues, at the lower and upper level. Teaching assignments may require teaching day, evening and/or Saturday classes as needed. Publish in refereed journals. Participate in professional organizations and in course, curriculum, and program development. Advise students and provide career guidance. Participate in campus, university, and community service activities.

The candidate hired may be participating in a proposed regional baccalaureate program in administration of justice. If approved, the program would be offered in collaboration with other Penn State campuses, with Penn State DuBois and Penn State Fayette the closest partners. The successful candidate will work collaboratively with faculty at the other campuses to deliver a portion of the curriculum to multiple campuses using a variety of distance delivery methods.

Qualifications: Ph.D. in Criminal Justice or a related discipline, such as psychology, sociology, or political science; ABDs will be considered. (Candidates with only a Juris Doctorate will not be considered.).

To learn more about the position and how to apply, visit http://www.psu.jobs/Search/Opportunities.html; follow “Faculty” link. Employment will require successful completion of background check(s) in accordance with University policies. Penn State is committed to affirmative action, equal opportunity and the diversity of its workforce.

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Ad has been online since September 19, 2013
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