Assistant Professor in Criminal Justice

Michigan State University College of Social Science

Assistant Professor-FixedTerm

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Work type: Faculty/Academic Staff
Major Administrative Unit / College: College Of Social Science
Department: Criminal Justice 10038206
Sub Area: FAS- Fac./Acad Staff
Salary: Salary Commensurate with Experience
Location: East Lansing
Categories: 1/2 Time (50-64.9%), Fixed Term Faculty, Education/Training, Non-Union

Position Summary

Michigan State University’s School of Criminal Justice has openings for up to 10 part time fixed term instructors to teach one to two courses per year. Searching for candidates with expertise or experience teaching in cyber-security, terrorism, law enforcement intelligence, and policing. Duties include teaching online courses to graduate students. Salary and terms are negotiable based on experience.

Position is planned to recur every Fall Semester. 

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, citizenship, age, disability or protected veteran status.

Required Degree


Minimum Requirements

The positions require a doctorate degree from an accredited university. Candidates must have a demonstrated record of teaching excellence and/or significant work experience in area related to teaching assignment (e.g., courts or cyber-security).  Candidates must have the ability to teach at the graduate level.

Required Application Materials

Applicants will be required to submit a Resume and Cover Letter.

Special Instructions

Please indicate your availability for teaching.

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MSU Statement

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Advertised: Feb 17, 2021 Eastern Standard Time
Applications close: Feb 17, 2023 Eastern Standard Time