Assistant/Associate Professor of Criminal Justice- University Campus - Saint Leo University in Saint Leo Florida

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Saint Leo University

Saint Leo, Florida

United States

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School of Education and Social Services

Saint Leo University is one of the largest and most innovative Catholic universities in the United States. Saint Leo enrolls students at the traditional University Campus, at more than 40 education centers and offices, and through the Center for Online Learning. University-wide, Saint Leo enrolls students from 49 states, the District of Columbia, three U.S. territories, and 86 countries. Saint Leo University ranks as one of the nation’s leading providers of higher education for active duty military and veterans, and it is a nationally recognized leader in online education.

The Department of Criminal Justice is seeking qualified candidates for a full-time,tenure track, faculty position to teach in the Department of Criminal Justice- Forensic Science courses online and/or at our main campus in Saint Leo, FL

This is a nine (9) month, full-time faculty appointment at the Assistant/ Associate rank.

This position is pending final budgetary approval for the 2015-2016 academic year.

Review of candidate materials begins immediately for anticipated start date is as soon possible. To apply, submit letter of introduction documenting successful teaching experience; curriculum vitae; three letters of recommendation (all should be professional references and at least one from a recent superior); values statement (500 words or less) and teaching philosophy (500 words or less), which highlights how your teaching and administrative philosophy and practices fit the Mission and Values of Saint Leo University; official transcripts (including WES evaluation if from an international university); and student evaluations from the last year (at least six classes, an even mix of graduate and undergraduate).

An exceptional candidate possessing a doctorate degree with experience may be considered at the Associate level.

Basic Function:

The faculty member will be required to:

  • Teach Eight (8)classes per year;
  • Advise students;
  • Assess, assist, and guide online adjuncts in the area of Criminal Justice, teach other faculty under the direction of the department chair;
  • Engage in curriculum development;
  • Support recruiting efforts;
  • Demonstrate professional development (e.g., scholarly research);
  • Undertake community service in keeping with the school’s Benedictine values;
  • Teach on-ground, online; and
  • Teach undergraduate and graduate classes.
  • Be able to teach traditional and non-traditional age students; and
  • Demonstrate the ability to use discipline-related computer programs to include ONLINE, Video Conferencing or VTT, and ICC courses.

Required Education/Experience/Skills:

All Applicants MUST have ONE (1) of the following Doctorate Degrees:
PHD- in Criminal Justice with specialization in Forensic Science
EDD- with specialization in Forensic Science
DBA- with Specialization in Forensic Science

Competency to teach the following undergraduate courses:CRM 230, CRM 231, CRM 341, CRM 342, CRM 343, CRM 344
Juris Doctorates (JD’s) will not be accepted for this position.

Minimum Qualifications:

Doctorate Degree described above.

At minimum of 5 years experience working in a Forensic Science Unit with a law enforcement agency.

Extensive experience working complex crime scenes.

Keyword Phrases

  • School of Education and Social Services
  • innovative Catholic university
  • higher education to the military
  • leader in online higher education
  • Criminal Justice
Employment Type:Faculty
Degree Required: See Job Description
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: Associate Professor
Assistant Professor
Type of Faculty:Tenure Track
Salary: Not Specified
Type of School:4 - Year / Masters Institution
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
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