The Department of Sociology, Anthropology, Social Work, & Criminal Justice invites applications for the position of full-time, Visiting Assistant Professor in Criminal Justice. We are seeking candidates who have the potential to teach courses, both online and in person, across a generalist, criminal justice curriculum. These include: Delinquency and Juvenile Justice, Police and Society, Introduction to Criminal Justice, Capstone and/or Criminological Theory. Oakland University's Criminal Justice program values diversity and issues related to social justice. Therefore, we are seeking a candidate who is well-equipped to infuse diversity and related advocacy content in their classroom instruction. The successful candidate will teach three courses in the fall semester and three in the winter semester. This is a one-year term beginning August 15, 2021 with the possibility for renewal.
A Ph.D. in sociology, criminology or criminal justice is preferred. ABD candidates will be considered but will be appointed at the rank of Visiting Instructor until evidence of Ph.D. completion is provided.
Special Instructions to Applicants::
Please use this link https://jobs.oakland.edu/postings/20732 to apply for the position. Upload the following documents for application: Cover letter, curriculum vitae, statement on teaching philosophy, statement on your contributions to diversity and social justice, contact information for three professional references, one writing sample and unofficial transcripts. If you have questions or require additional information about the position, please contact George Sanders, Faculty Search Chair at email@example.com.
Internal Number: 20732
About Oakland University
As a state-supported institution of higher education, Oakland University has a three-fold mission. It offers instructional programs of high quality that lead to degrees at the baccalaureate, master?s and doctoral levels, as well as programs in continuing education; it advances knowledge and promotes the arts through research, scholarship, and creative activity; and it renders significant public service. In all its activities, the university strives to exemplify educational leadership in a diverse and inclusive environment.