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Assistant Professor (Criminal Justice)

Please see Special Instructions for more details.

-This posting will be filled for Fall 2018. -Applicants will need to attach a CV, Letter of Application, Reference list, and 1-3 examples of published scholarly work. -UTSA is a tobacco-free campus. -UTSA is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. Minorities, women, veterans, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply. -This is a security sensitive position. Employment is contingent upon a successful background check.

Position Details

Position Information

Title of Position Assistant Professor (Criminal Justice)
Requisition Number TT20170003P
Department Posting Name Criminal Justice
Location Downtown Campus
Recruitment Type External
Position Type This is a Tenure Track Faculty, benefits eligible position
Grant Funded? No
Hours per week 40
If employee will be working a schedule other than Monday - Friday, 8:00am - 5:00pm, specify hours and days to be worked
If Temporary, Ending Date
Recruiting Rate Commensurate with qualifications and experience
Beginning Salary Flexibility Yes
Pay Basis Salary
Required Education Doctoral Degree
Do you want to allow additional experience to substitute for required education? No
Preferred Education
Field of Study

Required Criminology, Criminal Justice, or closely related field.

MS Office Experience Required
Will this position require driving a UT or personally owned vehicle? No
Other Computer and Software Skills Required
Experience and Other Skills Required

Demonstrated excellence in scholarly research, effective teaching, commitment to service, and the promise of excellence in grant acquisition.

Do you want to allow additional education to substitute for required experience? No
Other Skills Preferred

Area of research specialization is open; however, those with interests in corrections, juvenile justice, quantitative methods and analysis, disparities in the criminal justice system, and/or violence are especially encouraged to apply.

Description of Job Duties

Tenure-track faculty position; teaching and research expectations are commensurate with Research I institutions.

Posting Open Date 08/18/2017
Posting Close Date at midnight on 10/02/2017
Open Until Filled No
Special Notes To Applicants

-This posting will be filled for Fall 2018.

-Applicants will need to attach a CV, Letter of Application, Reference list, and 1-3 examples of published scholarly work.

-UTSA is a tobacco-free campus.

-UTSA is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. Minorities, women, veterans, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

-This is a security sensitive position. Employment is contingent upon a successful background check.

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * How did you hear about this employment opportunity?
    • Advertisement/External Publication (Please Specify)
    • Friend/Personal Referral
    • Internal Employee
    • Job Board/Website (Please Specify)
    • HigherEd Jobs
    • LinkedIn
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    • Social Media-Other (Please Specify)
    • Other (Please Specify)
  2. * Please Specify: (enter "NA" if not applicable)

    (Open Ended Question)

  3. * Please acknowledge your understanding that if you are offered a position at UTSA, you must come to the Human Resources Office, (4th floor North Paseo Bldg) on your first day of employment with the appropriate documentation (http://www.uscis.gov/sites/default/files/files/form/i-9.pdf#9) of your identity and ability to legally work in the United States.
    • Yes, I acknowledge
  4. * Will you have a PhD/Doctoral degree in Criminal Justice, Criminology, or a closely related field by the time of employment (Fall 2018)?
    • Yes
    • No

Documents Needed to Apply

Required Documents
  1. Curriculum Vitae
  2. Letter of Application
  3. Reference List
  4. Sample of Work 1 (See Special Notes to Applicants)
Optional Documents