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Requisition # 71894

Position Basics

Type of PositionOTHER
Advertising Ends on:Extended Until Position is Filled
Advertising Started on:Monday, November 13th, 2017
College:College of Liberal Arts & Sciences



Position Details

Full/Part Time Status:Part Time
Position Description:

The Department of Sociology at the University of Iowa seeks applicants for Visiting Assistant Professor (75% time, non-tenure track) to teach courses for our Criminology, Law, and Justice major. The specific courses taught will be negotiated depending on expertise, and may include Introduction to Criminal Justice; Policing and Society; Juvenile Delinquency; American Crime; Community Corrections; White Collar Crime; Race, Crime & Justice; Women & Crime, as well as other possibilities. The position is a one-year appointment. The teaching load is three courses per semester. This position will be an integral part of the Department’s efforts to expand our offerings in criminology and criminal justice. .   The position will begin in August 15, 2018; the appointment requires that a Ph.D. be in hand by start of the appointment. The review of applicants will begin on January 10th and will con tinue until the position is filled.

Education Requirement:

A PhD in Sociology (with an emphasis on criminology/criminal justice) or a Ph.D. in Criminology and Criminal Justice is required in hand by the start date.

Required Qualifications:

Record of high quality research.

Desirable Qualifications:

Prior teaching experience is desired.

Online Application Required Documents

 Curriculum Vitae
Letter of Interest
Supporting Attachments
Writing Samples
Set of syllabi
Teaching Evaluations
 Number of References:  3
 Letters of Recommendation are required as part of the application process. Upon submission, references selected will be notified by e-mail with directions on how to electronically submit letters to the University of Iowa.   

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Contact Information

Contact:Jennifer Glanville - ruthina-malone@uiowa.edu
W125 SSH
Phone: 319-335-2498
Department URL: https://clas.uiowa.edu/sociology/

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