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About Le Moyne College:
Le Moyne College, located in Syracuse, New York is an independent college established by the
Jesuits in 1946 to provide students with a values-based, comprehensive academic program
designed to foster intellectual excellence and preparation for a life of leadership and service.
Today, Le Moyne has evolved into a nationally acclaimed college of liberal arts and sciences that
draws students from across the U.S. and abroad.
Le Moyne College is a diverse learning community that strives for academic excellence in the
Catholic and Jesuit tradition through its comprehensive programs rooted in the liberal arts and
sciences. Its emphasis is on education of the whole person and on the search for meaning and
value as integral parts of the intellectual life. Le Moyne College seeks to prepare its members for
leadership and service in their personal and professional lives to promote a more just society. Le
Moyne College aims to advance the values of diversity and inclusiveness at the college. To do
this, Le Moyne seeks scholars and professionals who bring innovation, creativity, and impact to
the campus, and who bring greater depth, breadth, and diversity to our campus community.
The Anthropology, Criminology, & Sociology Department at Le Moyne College, located in
Syracuse, New York, invites applications from qualified candidates for a full-time, one year
appointment in the position of Visiting Assistant Professor of Criminology (with the possibility
of renewal). The successful candidate will teach "Introduction to Criminology", "Criminal
Law", "Law & Society", "Research Methods", and/or other courses in their specialization for the
Criminology program. We are especially interested in candidates with interdisciplinary
backgrounds/understandings who are committed to social justice. This position has a 4-3
- Qualified candidates should possess a Ph.D. degree in Criminology or Criminal Justice (a Master's Degree in Criminology or Criminal Justice may be considered if one has extensive professional experience in areas of policing, courts, corrections, victim services, or offender services plus a research agenda).
- Candidates must demonstrate a strong commitment to teaching excellence in an undergraduate liberal arts environment. Le Moyne is committed to engaging and empowering all students through teaching, research, creative activity, service, and mentoring.
- Successful candidates will demonstrate strong teaching experience as well as an active research agenda in Criminology or Criminal Justice.
Diversity, Equity & Inclusion job expectations for all Le Moyne College employees:
- Demonstrates commitment to promoting a more diverse, inclusive and equitable work
environment by supporting the diversity, equity, and inclusion goals of the employee's
- Regularly participates in professional development opportunities to become more aware
of DEI issues and to consider ways in which their work can be expanded to honor and
incorporate the diversity of our community.
- Works to neutralize institutional bias by analyzing the policies and procedures of their
unit and making suggestions to remove barriers for historically underserved people.
- Promotes open communication across Le Moyne's community in order to create an
inclusive environment, and understanding of others backgrounds, ideas, and perspectives.
To apply for this position, please visit our website at http://www.lemoyne.edu/employment and
submit the following application materials:
- A cover letter discussing your research and scholarship
- Curriculum Vitae
- a teaching philosophy, experience and effectiveness statement
- examples of published research and/or working papers
Also, please have three (3) letters of recommendation sent electronically to
email@example.com with the subject line "Criminology Search." Questions may be
directed to the Director of Criminology, Alison Marganski, Ph.D. at firstname.lastname@example.org.