Assistant Professor of Criminology - Kansas State University in Manhattan Kansas

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Kansas State University

Manhattan, Kansas 66506

United States

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Detailed Job Description

A PhD in Sociology with a specialization in Criminology, or a PhD in Criminology is required.  The area of specialization is open, but preference may be given to candidates who have a critical approach to inequality.  We are especially interested in candidates with strong research credentials, including a track record or considerable promise in securing external funding and with a strong commitment to student and faculty diversity.

Candidates will be expected to contribute to the undergraduate and graduate programs by teaching Criminology courses and/or core courses in the major (two per semester), and mentoring graduate (MA and PhD) students.  Applicants should send a letter of interest, either hard copy or electronically, that includes a description of their training research agenda and teaching experience, a curriculum vitae, and the names and contact information for three references to:

Dr. Betsy Cauble, Chair
Criminology Search Committee
Department of Sociology, Anthropology, and Social Work
204 Waters Hall
Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS 66506-4003

Review of applications will begin on November 1 and continue until the position is filled. Kansas State University is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and actively seeks diversity among its employees. A background check is required prior to hiring.

Keyword Phrases

  • Criminology
  • strong research credentials
  • Assistant Professor
  • critical approach to inequality
  • mentoring graduate students
  • securing external funding
  • encourage diversity
Employment Type:Faculty
Degree Required: Doctorate
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: Assistant Professor
Type of Faculty:Tenure Track
Salary: Not Specified
Type of School:Research University
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
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