Criminal Justice/Policing/Statistics/Methods - Assistant Professor Tenure Track

Criminal Justice/Policing/Statistics/Methods - Assistant Professor Tenure Track


Depends on Qualifications


San Bernardino, CA

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Department: Criminal Justice
Appointment: Assistant Professor Tenure Track
Effective Date: September 2018
Area of Specialization: Policing, statistics, methods, and general criminal justice

The Department of Criminal Justice at California State University, San Bernardino invites applications for an assistant professor with a Ph.D. in criminal justice beginning September 2018. The Department of Criminal Justice provides a broad range of courses to provide students with a comprehensive and solid background for entering into criminal justice. Candidates should have teaching and research experience.  The successful candidate will teach policing, statistics, methods, criminology and other criminal justice courses at the graduate and undergraduate levels.

California State University, San Bernardino (a Hispanic serving Institution) is located in San Bernardino in the Inland Empire, 60 miles east of Los Angeles.  CSUSB offers programs through the colleges of Arts and Letters, Business and Public Administration, Education, Natural Sciences, Social and Behavioral Sciences and operates a satellite campus in Palm Desert located in Coachella Valley.  CSUSB serves approximately 20,700 students and offers 47 undergraduate, 35 graduate and one doctoral degree as well as 13 programs with national accreditation. 

CSUSB actively encourages qualified applicants to apply who demonstrate a commitment to serving a diverse student population and advancing student success through highly engaged, high impact educational practices.  We are particularly interested in receiving applications from women and members of historically underrepresented groups. 

Typical Activities

The successful candidate will teach criminal justice courses, conduct and publish research, provide service to the university community including criminal justice agencies, and advise students.

Minimum Qualifications

Ph.D. in criminal justice from an accredited university at time of appointment, research evidence, teaching experience.

Supplemental Information

Upon submission of application, applicants are asked to submit a letter of interest that describes 1) prior academic service, 2) teaching experience, 3) research and/or scholarship record and future interests and 4) diversity statement. The diversity statement may include your interpretation of diversity, inclusion, gender equity and must include specific examples of how your educational and/or professional experiences, background/philosophy have prepared you for this role at California State University, San Bernardino (maximum 250 words).  In addition, applicants are asked to submit a vita, copies of transcripts of all post-secondary degrees (official transcripts will be required prior to appointment, three reference letters and the names and full contact information of the three references. Review of applications will begn Oct. 15, 2017 and continue until the position is filled.  

To find out more about the Department of Criminal Justice, please visit  If you are interested in this opportunity, we invite you to apply at

A background check (including a criminal records check) must be completed satisfactorily before any candidate can be offered a position with the CSU. Failure to satisfactorily complete the background check may affect the application status of applicants or continued employment of current CSU employees who apply for the position.

The person holding this position is considered a 'mandated reporter' under the California Child Abuse and Neglect Reporting Act and is required to comply with the requirements set forth in CSU Executive Order 1083 as a condition of employment.

California State University, San Bernardino is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. We consider qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, ancestry, age, sex, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, genetic information, medical condition, disability, marital status, or protected veteran status. This position adheres to CSU policies against Sex Discrimination, Sexual Harassment, and Sexual Violence, including Domestic Violence, Dating Violence, and Stalking. This requires completion of Sexual Violence Prevention Training within 6 months of assuming employment and on a two-year basis thereafter. (Executive Order 1096 - Revised July 21, 2017)

This position may be "Designated" under California State University's Conflict of Interest Code. This would require the filing of a Statement of Economic Interest on an annual basis and the completion of training within 6 months of assuming office and every 2 years thereafter. Visit the Human Resources Conflict of Interest webpage link for additional information:  


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