Assistant or Associate Professor- International Criminal Justice

CUNY John Jay College in New York

Date Posted October 21, 2013
Type Tenured, tenure track
Salary Commensurate with experience
Employment Type Full-time

Assistant or Associate Professor- International Criminal Justice

Job ID: 9337

Job Title Name: Assistant or Associate Professor

Contract Title: Assistant or Associate Professor

Position Type: Regular/Full-Time

Closing Date:January 15, 2014(revised)

Compensation: Commensurate with experience and qualifications

College website:



John Jay College of Criminal Justice invites social scientists in the interdisciplinary field of international criminal justice (ICJ) to apply for a tenure-track appointment to teach in the B.A. and M.A. programs in ICJ and in a department to be determined by the candidate's Ph.D. or area of research. (Possible home departments include Criminal Justice; Law, Police Science and Criminal Justice Administration; Sociology; Political Science; Economics; Anthropology; Africana Studies; and Latin American & Latino/a Studies). Suitable candidates with an international/comparative focus in criminal justice are encouraged to apply. The search is open with respect to topic and geographic region. Candidates are expected to bring enthusiasm and demonstrated commitment to teaching, maintain an active research and publication agenda, and to serve students, the department, and the college. Applicants must demonstrate that they are qualified to teach core courses in the B.A and M.A. programs.



John Jay College of Criminal Justice, a senior college of the City University of New York (CUNY), is an internationally recognized leader in educating for justice, committed to the advancement of justice and just societies. It is a public liberal arts college that enriches the entire learning experience by highlighting themes of justice across the arts, sciences, humanities, and social sciences. Located steps from Lincoln Center at the cultural heart of New York City, the College offers bachelors and masters degrees and participates in the doctoral programs of the Graduate School of the City University of New York.JohnJayCollegeis also recognized for serving a broadly diverse student population. Under the leadership of its fourth president, Jeremy Travis, John Jay College has experienced unprecedented faculty hiring, an expansion of its curricular offerings, and the opening in 2011 of a new 600,000 square foot building complete with a black-box theatre, state-of-the-art lab space for students and faculty, a moot courtroom, and a variety of virtual learning settings. As evidenced by so many on-going developments, the College offers its many new faculty and staff the opportunity to shape the future of their institution.



Ph.D. degree in area(s) of expertise by June 2014. (ABD applicants will be considered but JDs are insufficient). Publications and teaching experience preferred. Also required are the ability to teach successfully, interest in productive scholarship or creative achievement, and ability to cooperate with others for the good of the institution.



CUNY offers faculty a competitive compensation and benefits package covering health insurance, pension and retirement benefits, paid parental leave, and savings programs. We also provide mentoring and support for research, scholarship, and publication as part of our commitment to ongoing faculty professional development. Salary is commensurate with qualifications and experience.



CUNY offers a comprehensive benefits package to employees and eligible dependents based on job title and classification. Employees are also offered pension and Tax-Deferred Savings Plans.  Part-time employees must meet a weekly or semester work hour criteria to be eligible for health benefits. Health benefits are also extended to retirees who meet the eligibility criteria.



To apply please visit:  Once you have registered or logged in with your user name and password please upload a detailed letter of application, C.V., sample of scholarly work of no more than 12,000 words, proof of PhD or progress toward degree with a letter from your advisor securing your defense date, statement of teaching philosophy, and, if available, syllabi and teaching evaluations by January 15, 2014. 


Three letters of recommendation are also required and must be sent directly from the referee to:

Associate Professor Rosemary Barberet

Sociology Department

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January 15, 2014(revised)



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