Assistant Professor- Criminal Justice (Immigrat...

The University of Texas at El Paso

United States

September 24, 2021

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Assistant Professor- Criminal Justice (Immigration)

Category: Liberal Arts Department: Criminal Justice (CJ) Locations: El Paso, TX Posted: Aug 26, 2021 Closes: Open Until Filled Type: Full-time Ref. No.: 21-02 Position ID: 135951

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About The University of Texas at El Paso:

The University of Texas at El Paso is America's leading Hispanic-serving university. Located at the westernmost tip of Texas, where three states and two countries converge along the Rio Grande, UTEP is a public research university that transforms lives. Ninety-four percent of UTEP's nearly 25,000 students are minorities, and many are the first in their families to go to college. At UTEP, students have access to 168 bachelor's, master's and doctoral degree programs at the only open-access, top tier research university in America. Located in the second-most educated city in Texas, UTEP is recognized as one of the best research universities in the country for connecting students with the community around them.

About the Department: The Department of CJ offers a B.A. in Criminal Justice, an equivalent 100% online B.A., and an M.S. in Criminology and Criminal Justice. The CJ Department has developed agency relationships to provide CJ faculty with access to agency-based research opportunities. The Department of CJ also has faculty who teach in Intelligence/Security Studies (B.A., M.S.) and Master of Defense and Strategic Studies.

Job Description:

The Department of Criminal Justice (CJ) is seeking to fill o ne full-time tenure-track position beginning Fall 2022 at the Assistant Professor level. Responsibilities include conducting and publishing scholarly research, seeking extramural funding, teaching face-to-face and online courses, and service to the department, university, and profession.

Requirements:

Applicants must have a Ph.D. in Criminal Justice, Criminology or closely related field from an accredited university. ABD applicants will be considered if doctorate will be in hand by Fall 2022. Active research agenda and published scholarly journal articles are required. Applicants with only a J.D., Psy.D., or Ed.D. will not be considered.

Preferred Areas: Preference will be given to candidates who have demonstrated teaching and/or research areas in at least one of these areas: Immigration and Crime; Race/Ethnicity and Criminal Justice ; or Comparative Criminology/Transnational Crime/Criminal Organizations. The preferred candidate would also be willing to teach/develop criminal justice classes that could be cross-listed with the Chicano Studies program.

Additional Information:

Hiring decisions are based on budget approval

In keeping with its Access and Excellence mission, The University of Texas at El Paso is committed to an open, diverse, and inclusive learning and working environment that honors the talents, respects the differences, and nurtures the growth and development of all. We seek to attract faculty and staff who share our commitment.

The University of Texas at El Paso is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. The University does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, religion, age, disability, genetic information, veteran status, sexual orientation, or gender identity in employment or the provision of services in accordance with state and federal law. Discrimination on the basis of sex includes an employee's or prospective employee's right to be free from sexual harassment under Title IX of the Higher Education Amendments of 1972. Inquiries-including the filing of a Formal Complaint or reporting an incident-about the application of Title IX may be referred to the Title IX Coordinator, who can be reached by phone at (915) 747-8358, by email at titleix@utep.edu, or by mail at 500 W. University Ave., El Paso, TX, Kelly Hall, Room 312.

For accommodation information for employees and applicants with disabilities, please contact UTEP's Equal Opportunity Office at eoaa@utep.edu.

Application Instructions:

Review of applications will begin September 24th, 2021 and will continue until the position is filled. Applicants must electronically submit: (1) letter of interest that includes teaching areas and research expertise, (2) curriculum vita, (3) one scholarly publication or dissertation manuscript, (4) a statement of contributions to diversity, equity and inclusion and (5) names and full contact information of three references that we may contact.

If you have questions about the position, please contact the Search Committee Chair, Dr. Egbert Zavala, at egbertz@utep.edu.

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