Assistant Professor 9 Mo of Criminology - F00336

Duties & Responsibilities:

    Regular responsibilities include teaching, research, advising and mentoring students as well as engaging in service at all levels in the university and for the community
    The standard teaching load for pre-tenure faculty is twelve (12) hours with the opportunity for one course release per semester for research reassignment
    The teaching assignments will include undergraduate and graduate level courses
    Other duties as assigned



The successful candidate will be prepared to provide instruction to lower and upper division courses as well as graduate level courses that meet departmental standards for undergraduate and graduate instruction


General Days/Hours:

Monday - Friday
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Additional hours as requested and/or needed
Regular and reliable attendance



Please note: all position postings close at 12:00 A.M. CST on the position closing date

This position begins Fall 2020

Arkansas State University is a comprehensive public university located approximately 70 miles northwest of Memphis. The department offers a well-rounded curriculum to its more than 300 majors in its BA programs in Sociology and Criminology and also offers courses in Geography. The department also offers two graduate programs—an MA in Sociology and an MA Criminal Justice. Each of the undergraduate programs is available in traditional and on-line modalities. Applications received by the deadline will receive full consideration

Job Requirements

Ph.D. in Criminology, Criminal Justice, Sociology or related field

Applications should include the following:
a) cover letter describing teaching and research interests
b) curriculum vitae
c) evidence of teaching effectiveness
d) unofficial transcripts
e) contact information of three references

Please direct any questions to the Chair of the Search Committee, Dr. Gina Hogue at:


Commensurate with Experience

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