Job Posting -Assistant Professor – Criminal Justice

Assistant Professor of Criminal Justice

Employee Type: Full Time
Location: Angola, Indiana


The Department of Criminal Justice is now accepting applications for a permanent, full-time faculty position of Assistant Professor beginning in August 2019. Teaching responsibilities will focus on specific components of the criminal justice system.  High quality teaching of undergraduate students is our main priority; however, faculty are encouraged to engage in professional development and scholarship activities as well. 

Required education:  

A Ph.D. in criminal justice or a related field is preferred; a master’s degree in these fields will be considered, especially if it is accompanied by significant professional experience. Candidates with expertise and experience in criminal justice administration are especially encouraged to apply.  The successful candidate will demonstrate excellence in teaching, participate in the advising of students and will assist in the advising of student organizations related to the department.

Application Requirements:

Candidates should complete the on-line application, submit a letter of interest, a curriculum vita (CV) detailing all academic and professional experience, (unofficial) graduate transcripts, and the contact information for three references.
Review of applications will start immediately and continue until the position is filled.

Outstanding Benefits:

Trine University offers a comprehensive benefit package designed to provide a variety of choices to best fit your needs and the needs of your family. Some benefits offered include:                     

  • Health - medical, dental, vision,flex spending, HSA accounts
  • Life insurance - a variety of voluntary life options are available along with an employer paid employee life policy valued at 1 ½ times annual salary
  • Paid sick time
  • Retirement - after one year of full-time service you are eligible for an employer contribution of 5% and up to an additional 5% employer match
  • Education – after 6 months of full-time service, undergraduate education benefits are available for employee, spouse, and dependent children


Full-time, faculty-line salary and benefit schedule. 

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Trine University is an equal opportunity employer. Applicants are considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, disability, national origin, genetic information, citizenship status, military status, or any other basis prohibited by law, unless such basis constitutes a bona fide occupational qualification. Trine will comply with its legal obligation to provide reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities and for religious beliefs.