Assistant Professor – Sociology and Criminal Justice (5-year Limited Term)
The Department of Sociology and Criminal Justice at the University of St. Thomas invites applications for an up to Five-Year Limited Term position at the Assistant Professor Level beginning on September 1, 2019. Preference would be for candidates who can teach Introduction to Criminal Justice, Crime and Delinquency, and Corrections. We are open to candidates with an interdisciplinary background who can also teach Introductory to Sociology along with the potential to teach specialty topics.
For more information on the department, see Department of Sociology and Criminal Justice website.
Applicants must hold at least a PhD or ABD status for Assistant Professor or Instructor ranking, respectively. The degree should be in Sociology, Criminology, or closely related field (J.D. or L.L.B. is not sufficient).
Established in 1885, the University of St. Thomas is Minnesota’s largest private university with an enrollment of about 11,000 students studying in a wide range of liberal arts, professional, and graduate programs. Inspired by our Catholic tradition and the rich resources of the dynamic Twin Cities, St. Thomas seeks to develop morally responsible individuals who combine career competency with cultural awareness and intellectual curiosity. The University has a strong commitment to the principles of diversity and inclusion, to equal opportunity policies and practices, and to the principles and goals of affirmative action; and, in that spirit, seeks a broad spectrum of candidates who have demonstrated a commitment to these principles. Nominations of, as well as applications from, women, persons of color and persons with disabilities are strongly encouraged.
Inspired by Catholic intellectual tradition, the University of St. Thomas educates students to be morally responsible leaders who think critically, act wisely, and work skillfully to advance the common good.
The University of St. Thomas is committed to the principles of diversity and inclusion, and the goals of affirmative action/equal opportunity. The University welcomes nominations and applications from a diverse applicant pool.
The University of St. Thomas, Minnesota Human Resources Department advertises the official job listing on its website at www.stthomas.edu/jobs.
The University of St. Thomas is an Equal Opportunity Employer