The University of Tampa — Assistant Professor of Criminology and Criminal Justice

The Department of Criminology and Criminal Justice at The University of Tampa invites applications for one tenure-track position at the level of Assistant Professor in the areas of criminology and criminal justice, beginning August 1, 2020.

The University of Tampa is a medium-sized, comprehensive, residentially based private institution of 9,200 undergraduate and graduate students. The University is ideally situated on a beautiful 110-acre campus next to the Hillsborough River, adjacent to Tampa’s dynamic central business district, which is a growing, vibrant, diverse metropolitan area. UT reflects this vibrancy; with 22 consecutive years of enrollment growth UT boasts 260 student organizations, a multicultural student body from 50 states and 140 countries, and “Top Tier” ranking in U.S. News & World Report.

A focus on juvenile justice is preferred. Applicants must demonstrate promise of distinguished scholarship and excellent teaching. A Ph.D. in Criminology or Criminal Justice or related discipline from an accredited institution is required at the time of appointment.

Review of applications will begin October 15, 2019 and continue until the position is filled.

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Applicants should be prepared to attach a cover letter, curriculum vitae, statement of research interest, statement of teaching philosophy, two teaching evaluations, and a copy of graduate transcript.

The University of Tampa is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer dedicated to excellence through diversity and does not discriminate on the basis of age, race, sex, disability, sexual orientation, national origin, religion, marital status, gender identity, veteran status or any other non-job related criteria. The University of Tampa recognizes the importance of a multicultural community of students, faculty, and staff who seek to advance our commitment to diversity. The University invites applications from underrepresented groups and those who have academic experiences with diverse populations.