This is a full-time, 9-month tenure track Assistant/Associate Professor position in the Department of Criminal Justice. Primary responsibilities include teaching courses in the criminal justice curriculum, conducting research and scholarly activity, including publishing in peer reviewed journals and writing grant proposals, student advising, student mentoring and recruitment, curriculum development and other activities required for tenure. Additional duties may include, but are not limited to, engaging in accreditation procedures, program assessment, and service to the Department, College and University as needed/required.
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The Department of Criminal Justice is housed in the College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences. The Department has an undergraduate enrollment of more than 400 majors; faculty positions in the Department include five full-time faculty, as well as part-time faculty. The Department offers the Bachelor of Science Degree in Criminal Justice, with plans to add a Master's degree.
With an award-winning faculty, intensive research programs, and community-focused initiatives, North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University is the nation's largest historically black university with an enrollment of more than 12,500 students. NC A&T is an 1890 land-grant, doctoral higher research institution and one of 17 constituent institutions of the University of North Carolina System.
NC A&T has ranked third in the University of North Carolina System in sponsored research funding for more than a decade. The university is a leading producer of change agents and global leaders for the careers of today and tomorrow in disciplines of science, technology, engineering, mathematics (STEM), business, and the arts and humanities. NC A&T offers degree programs at the baccalaureate, masters and doctoral levels
Internal job number: 000978
Earned doctoral (Ph.D.) degree and/or other terminal degree in criminal justice, criminology, law or other related field. Must possess an established record of strong teaching in undergraduate and graduate level courses; ability to publish in professional/peer-reviewed academic journals and present research at professional/academic conferences; a commitment to mentoring students and collaborating with colleagues to enhance/advance the Department's research and external funding efforts.
Additionally, expertise and/or interest in cybersecurity is preferable.
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North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University is one of the nation’s most highly respected doctoral research, land-grant institutions. With an enrollment of almost 11,000 students, we are committed to fulfilling our mission through exemplary undergraduate and graduate instruction, scholarly and creative research, and effective public service. As a member of the A&T family you will be an integral part of its history and future – joining more than 1,800 current faculty and staff. You will be expected to be a leader and mentor. You will influence the minds that will affect our world. As a change agent, you will use your intellect and influence to make a positive impact on the greater A&T community. A&T will be more than your job, it will become your passion—and that commitment to yourself and others will last a lifetime. Because that’s what Aggies Do!