Category Archives: Criminology

University of Florida Visiting Assistant Professorship in African American Studies

Deadline: January 9

Length: “renewable”

Comments: “Disciplinary backgrounds may include, but are not restricted to African American Studies, African American Women’s Studies, Anthropology, Caribbean Studies, Criminal Justice, History, Legal Studies, Philosophy, Political Science, Psychology, Religion, and/or Sociology.”

URL: http://explore.jobs.ufl.edu/cw/en-us/job/500856?lApplicationSubSourceID

Deadline: Review begins immediately (posted on HigherEdJobs 11/11)

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “We seek a scholar whose research interests are in the area of human rights as it pertains to communities that are marginalized or disenfranchised within the context of the US and/or internationally. Preference will be given to candidates who examine inequality globally and adopt a comparative perspective. Areas of interest could include: immigration and migration, law, political economy, the state, transnationalism, displacement, refugees, health and migration, disability studies, environment/sustainability, gender/sexuality, race/ethnicity, indigenous and/or Native American theory, and genocide/political violence.” “Candidate requirements include a Ph.D. in human development, human rights, cultural studies, gender studies, sexuality studies, or related fields.”

URL: https://binghamton.interviewexchange.com/jobofferdetails.jsp?JOBID=78730

Mount St. Mary’s University Assistant Professorship in Sociology/Criminology

Deadline: Unstated (posted on HigherEdJobs 10/25)

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “Will teach Introduction to Criminal Justice, Criminal Law, Criminology, and other electives to support the University’s program. Examples of desirable electives include forensics, crime analysis, race and crime, gender and crime, and drugs and crime.”
URL: http://msmary.edu/administration/human-resources/employment-opportunities/faculty-positions/asst-prof-soc-crimjust.html

California State University-Fresno Assistant Professorship in Sociology/Criminology

Deadline: October 31

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: The Africana Studies Program and the Department of Criminology “seek the joint appointment of a general specialist in Sociology/Criminology with a research emphasis in race/class analysis who could teach courses in both curricula, including General Education. Specific courses that the successful candidate should be ready to teach include the following options for Africana Studies: Critical Thinking About Race, Sociology of the Black Experience, Race Relations, African American Community, American Inequality, Law and the Minority Community; and the following options for Criminology: Ethnic & Gender Issues in Criminal Justice, Institutional Corrections, Juvenile Delinquency, Community-Based Corrections, Trauma & Crisis Intervention.”

URL: http://csucareers.calstate.edu/Detail.aspx?pid=58538

California State University-Channel Islands Assistant Professorship in Chicana/o Studies

Deadline: November 1

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: Seeking “candidates in Chicana/o Studies with strong expertise in one of these two areas: social justice and/or cultural studies. Special consideration will be given to candidates whose research and teaching focuses on (in)justice issues, broadly defined, that may include the criminal justice system, prison industrial complex, law and socio-economic inequality; we are also interested in candidates whose interdisciplinary work focuses on discourse analysis and visual critique that blends theory and practice, film, multi-media, art, music, critical race, gender, and queer studies.”

URL: https://www.csucifacultyjobs.com/applicants/jsp/shared/frameset/Frameset.jsp?time=1473776407674

Valparaiso University Assistant Professorship in Sociology and Criminology

Deadline: August 15 — “consideration will begin” (posted 8/11 on HigherEdJobs)

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “The applicant must be able to teach a broad range of sociology courses, including Sociological Theory and Research Methods. The Department is particularly interested in candidates who can also teach courses in comparative/global sociology, gender/diversity areas, or quantitative analysis/statistics.”

URL: https://chroniclevitae.com/jobs/0000326216-01

University of Kentucky Postdoctoral Scholarship at Center for Research on Violence Against Women

Deadline: April 1

Length: 2 years with possible renewal for a 3rd

Comments: Seeking candidates “whose research specialization is violence against women, particularly minority women and women from understudied or underserved groups.”

URL: https://ukjobs.uky.edu/postings/98097