University at Albany — Assistant / Associate Professor, Criminal Justice (multiple positions)

Assistant/Associate Professor, Criminal Justice (multiple positions)

About University at Albany:
Established in 1844 and designated as one of the four University Centers of the State University of New York in 1962, the University at Albany’s broad mission of excellence in undergraduate and graduate education, research and public service engages a diverse student body of approximately 17,000 students, including some 5,000 graduate students, and its full-time faculty of about 700, in eight schools and colleges across three campuses.

Albany, the capital of New York, is in a metropolitan area with a population of approximately 800,000. Located in beautiful upstate New York, it is in close proximity to the Berkshires, the Catskills, the Adirondacks, and the Hudson River Valley and is also convenient to Boston, Montreal, and New York City.

Job Description:
The School of Criminal Justice invites applications for multiple full-time tenure-track faculty positions, at the Assistant or Associate level, to begin Fall 2017.

Area of specialization is open.

The School of Criminal Justice has an internationally renowned doctoral program, offers a small M.A. program, and provides a select group of undergraduates the opportunity to earn the B.A. in criminal justice


  • Ph.D. in criminal justice or a related discipline from a college or university accredited by the U.S. Department of Education or internationally recognized accrediting organization
  • Demonstrated potential for excellence in teaching and research
  • Applicants must address in their application their ability to work with a culturally diverse population.

Additional Information:
The Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act, or Clery Act, mandates that all Title IV institutions, without exception, prepare, publish and distribute an Annual Security Report. This report consists of two basic parts: disclosure of the University’s crime statistics for the past three years; and disclosures regarding the University’s current campus security policies. The University at Albany’s Annual Security Report is available in portable document format [PDF] by clicking this link


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Application Instructions:
Applicants MUST submit the following documents:

  • CV
  • Letter of application
  • Statement of research and teaching interests
  • Names and contact information of three professional references

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Review of applications will begin September 2, 2016 and will continue until the position is filled.