Teach introductory and/or advanced undergraduate courses in areas of need in Criminology and Criminal Justice and possibly graduate courses. These courses may be seated, blended or online.
Minimum Acceptable Qualifications:
Per Course Faculty should possess a master's degree or the equivalent professional experience in a field determined acceptable by the Dean.
A Master’s or Ph.D. in Criminology and/or Criminal Justice is required. Documented success in teaching university level courses is expected.
Special Instructions to Applicants:
Missouri State University accepts applications for Per Course Faculty to establish a broad and diverse pool of available candidates. By submitting an application for this posting you are applying to be a part of Missouri State University’s Per Course Faculty pool for a potential course that may be offered in the applicable semester. There may not be a current opening. Applications and transcripts are evaluated prior to the selection of interviewees. To receive full consideration, include all documents requested by the department. Please attach an updated, detailed Curriculum Vitae. Unofficial transcripts can be attached as an optional document to the online application. Official transcripts may be required at time of hire to comply with reporting requirements for Missouri Law.
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