Category Archives: Criminology/Criminal Justice

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

Binghamton University Assistant/Associate Professorship in Human Rights

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

University of Oklahoma-Norman Open Rank Faculty Position in Sociology

Deadline: December 1

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “The Department seeks candidates whose teaching and research focus on the relationship between criminology/criminal justice and race/ethnicity or social inequalities.”

URL: http://soonerway.ou.edu/job/sociology-tenuretenure-track-open-rank/

Missouri State University Instructorship in African and African American Studies

Deadline: November 4

Length: Unstated (non-tenure track)

Comments: “Applicants must have a minimum of a Masters degree in an academic discipline housed in the college (Anthropology, Criminology, Economics, History, Philosophy, Religious Studies, Political Science; Sociology)”

URL: https://jobs.missouristate.edu/postings/29121

University of Northern Colorado Assistant Professorship in Mexican American Studies

Deadline: October 17

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: Seeking candidates “with expertise in several of the following five areas of emphasis – Globalization Emphasis, Borders and Migration Emphasis; Social Justice and Public Policy Emphasis; Community Health and Nutrition Emphasis; U.S. Educational Experience of the Mexican American.”

URL: https://careers.unco.edu/postings/1234

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

University of Colorado-Boulder Assistant Professorship in Ethnic Studies

Deadline: September 30

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: Seeking “applications for a tenure-track assistant professor position in social justice and carcerality studies (an interdisciplinary field that examines confinement in settings such as prisons, reservations, and plantations; the social and cultural conditions leading to criminalization and imprisonment; and bodily coercion in border policing and human trafficking) to begin in Fall 2017. We are particularly interested in applications from scholars focusing on borderlands and Latinx or Chican@ populations, however, the area of specialization for this position is open.”

“Preferred Qualifications: A Ph.D. in Ethnic Studies, Chicana/o or Latina/o Studies, American Studies, Criminology, History and/or other relevant disciplines with a specific focus on social justice and carcerality.”

URL: https://cu.taleo.net/careersection/2/jobdetail.ftl?job=81847&stype=JB-10062

Georgetown University Open Rank Positions in African American Studies

Deadline: October 15

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “We seek cross-disciplinary, multi-disciplinary, and trans-disciplinary scholarship that strengthens African American Studies’ capacity in psychology, visual studies, philosophy, political science, economics, women’s and gender studies, and law and criminology. More specifically, we seek applicants whose research interests engage with one of the following topics: Structural and cultural causes of and solutions to black inequality; Black cultural productions and responses to legacies and impacts of slavery, Jim Crow segregation, and imperialism in US institutions; How Black intersectionality informs equality and social justice.”

URL: https://apply.interfolio.com/36591