Atlanta Metropolitan State College, a four-year degree-granting institution of the University System of Georgia, is accepting applications for Assistant Professor of Criminal Justice. Atlanta Metropolitan College currently serves over 3000 commuting students on its beautifully landscaped campus which is located 10 minutes south of downtown Atlanta and 15 minutes north of Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport.
This ten-month, tenure track faculty position reports to the Dean of the Division of Social Sciences. Major responsibilities include: teaching a 15 credit hour load each semester of Criminal Justice courses, which may be scheduled during morning, afternoon, evening, and weekend hours and in online or hybrid format; serving on college-wide, division, University System, and special committees; academic advisement; contributing to the ongoing improvement and development of Division of Social Sciences programs, courses and services; and other duties as assigned.
An earned doctorate in Criminal Justice is required (a J.D. degree is not sufficient nor a substitute for a Ph.D.). Successful college level teaching in Criminal Justice is required.
Practical experience in Criminal Justice, including policing, is preferred. Commitment to service to the college, professional development, teaching in associate and baccalaureate degree programs, and effective online and hybrid course instruction is strongly preferred.
Advertised Salary and Benefits:
Salary is commensurate with qualifications and experience in accordance with budgetary parameters of the college. The University System of Georgia offers an excellent benefits package, including sick leave and vacation leave accruals, paid holidays, life and health insurance, and retirement plans.
Special Instructions to Applicants:
Review of applications will begin immediately. The anticipated hire date is August 2013. Interested persons must submit, (1) a letter of interest; (2) copies of all college transcripts; (candidates selected for interview will be required to provide official copies of all college transcripts) (3) a detailed resume; (4) the names, addresses, and telephone numbers of three professional references. A criminal background check is required. For additional information about the position, please view our website at www.atlm.edu.
Atlanta Metropolitan College - 22 months ago