Professor and Chair of Criminal Justice

Indiana University - Bloomington in Indiana

Deadline Open until filled
Date Posted July 31, 2014
Type Tenured, tenure track
Salary Commensurate with experience
Employment Type Full-time

Criminal Justice: Professor and Chair, Department of Criminal Justice, College of Arts & Sciences, Indiana University, Bloomington. Indiana University, Bloomington, one of the nation's leading research universities, invites nominations and applications for the tenured position of Professor and Chair of the Department of Criminal Justice. The Chair is the Department's chief academic and administrative officer and is responsible for its strategic vision. This is a full-time, 12-month position with the salary being competitive, and commensurate with experience and qualifications. The candidate should be an authority in criminal justice or criminology and should have the ability and interest to work effectively with a diverse constituency, including faculty members from various disciplines, heads of other units at IU, university administrators, students, and alumni. A successful candidate will have a significant record of scholarship, teaching, and effective administrative and leadership skills, excellent interpersonal skills, a commitment to diversity, and dedication to the department's mission. Candidates should have an earned Ph.D. in an appropriate discipline and a record of achievement sufficient to merit appointment at the rank of a tenured full professor in the Department. Review of applications will start on October 3, 2014 and will continue until the position is filled. Interested candidates should review the application requirements and submit their application at: A completed application will include a letter of interest that outlines a candidate's administrative experience and leadership philosophy, curriculum vitae, a statement on research and teaching, scholarly writing samples, and six letters of reference. The start date for the position is August 1, 2015. Questions regarding the position or application process can be directed to: Dr. Michael Grossberg, Chair, Department of Criminal Justice, 1033 E 3rd St., 337 Sycamore Hall, Indiana University, Bloomington, IN 47405-7005; For more information about the Department, please see its website: Indiana University is an Equal Employment and Affirmative Action Employer and a provider of ADA services. All qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, ethnicity, color, race, sex, sexual orientation or identity, national origin, disability status or protected veteran status.

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