Position Number: 110080
Department: Sociology and Political Science
Teach introductory and upper-division courses in criminology and criminal justice in the Department of Sociology & Political Science.
Tennessee Tech is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.
Teach introductory and upper-division courses in criminology and criminal justice, compatible with departmental needs. Research and scholarship. Service to the department and university. Continued improvement of teaching using research-based practices. Work collaboratively with the department, college, and university.
Earned Ph.D. from an accredited institution in Criminology, Criminal Justice, or Sociology by the start date (August 1, 2024). Qualified to teach introductory and upper-division courses in criminology and criminal justice. Supporter of active techniques in the classroom (collaborative learning, etc.). Demonstrated active research agenda. Evidence of potential for excellence in teaching and scholarly activities. Ability to teach online courses.
Commensurate with education and experience. Full-time, nine-month, tenure-track position to begin August 1, 2024.
Tennessee Tech offers a competitive benefits package. Benefits include the accumulation of one (1) sick leave day per month and thirteen (13) University holidays. Other benefits include medical and life insurance (shared cost with the university), retirement, optional 401k, and educational benefits. Deferred income and benefits over 12 months.
Screening Date: 01/01/2024
Assistant Professor of Sociology/Criminal Justice, Sociology and Political Science, Tennessee Tech University. Complete position summary and application procedure available at https://jobs.tntech.edu. The application screening date is January 1, 2024; open until filled. Tennessee Tech is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.