Assistant Professor in the Department of Sociology, Criminal Justice, & Social Work

Position ID: 25733
Augusta University
Pamplin College of Arts, Humanities, & Social Sciences
Sociology, Criminal Justice, & Social Work
Position Description
New Position?: 
Job Class: 
Assistant Professor
Job Description: 


GRU Job Opening:  7641

The Department of Sociology, Criminal Justice, and Social Work, one of seven departments in the Pamplin College of Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences, is seeking to grow with the addition of a tenure-track faculty line at the Assistant Professor level.  The full-time, tenure track appointment will begin August 2015, and includes teaching courses in the criminal justice program and potentially in the Master of Public Administration Criminal Justice track.  Advising, engaging in scholarly activity and research, and providing service to the community is expected.

Minimum Qualifications:  Earned doctorate in Criminal Justice, Sociology, or a closely related field (by July 2015).  All areas of research and teaching will be considered, but ideally we are seeking to fill in gapes in the areas of drug policy and/or policing.  Candidates must demonstrate a strong potential for research.

Salary is competitive and commensurate with training, education, and experience.

Please visit the Georgia Regents University (GRU) website at in order to apply.  All interested candidates must apply via the GRU website in order to be considered an active applicant.

Application Procedure: 
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Contract Period: 
10 months
CIP Discipline Code: 
Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration
Social Work
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Position Starting Date: 
Saturday, August 1, 2015
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