Job Opportunities Title:
Tenure Track position in Cyber Criminology or Intelligence Analysis
The Department of Criminology and Criminal Justice is a unit of the College of Arts and Sciences of Indiana State University. It is a rapidly growing department that offers degrees in Criminology & Criminal Justice, Intelligence Analysis, and Cybercriminology & Security Studies. We are searching to fill a tenure-track position in either our Intelligence Analysis or Cybercriminology & Security Studies programs for fall 2019. The Intelligence Analysis program offers concentrations in counterintelligence, criminal intelligence, intelligence operations and intelligence collection. The Cybercriminology & Security Studies program offers concentrations in protecting digital data, protecting physical facilities, and travel security. The department provides undergraduate and graduate distance learning programs, consulting and training services for public and governmental agencies, and technical support through its Institute of Criminology. The department has modern classroom facilities including a crime lab, and "smart rooms" for interactive video and computer instruction. Also, our programs offer internship opportunities. Department of Criminology programs have grown to over 800 majors at the graduate and undergraduate levels that includes both on campus and in the distance education programs. It is anticipated that the Intelligence Analysis program and the Cybercriminology & Security Studies program will each enroll between 500 to 600 majors when fully implemented, with new faculty positions added to meet enrollment and program needs. The department is multidisciplinary with a broad emphasis on justice and security matters. More information is available through the department website at www.indstate.edu/cas/ccj.
Position: Assistant Professor. This position is a 10-month, tenure-track position with possibilities of summer teaching assignments. Criteria for tenure and promotion include research, scholarship, teaching effectiveness, and service to the university and community. Beginning Date: August 1, 2019.
Application: Screening will begin February 28, 2019 as applications are received, and the position will remain open until filled. Applicants must apply online at jobs.indstate.edu and attach a letter of application, vita, unofficial transcripts (official transcripts will be required prior to campus interview), three letters of recommendation and any other supporting material. Inquiries may be directed to: David Polizzi, Ph.D., Chair, Search Committee, Professor,
Qualifications and Duties: Candidates are required to have a doctorate, with strong preference given to those with a Ph.D. in analysis studies or criminology, criminal justice, or related field. An ideal candidate would have experience in analysis, a demonstrated research agenda in intelligence analysis, and experience working in the field of intelligence. ABD with firm completion date will be considered. A juris doctorate degree is not sufficient. The successful candidate will principally teach courses related to intelligence analysis, cybercrime, or security studies. Candidates whose interest and background centers on traditional criminal justice courses should not apply. Candidates will eventually have an opportunity to develop new courses. The successful candidate will also be required to provide evidence of an active or developing research agenda. The successful candidate will have the opportunity to teach at both the undergraduate and graduate level and in both an on campus and distance education format. The normal teaching load for tenured- and tenure-track faculty is 3:3 (9 hours per semester) for scholars who remain productive. For those with interest, summer teaching opportunities are possible. Professional experience in a culturally diverse environment is also desirable. Salary is competitive (and commensurate with qualifications and experience) with excellent benefits.
The review of applications will begin 02/28th and the position will remain open until filled.
Indiana State University
Department of Criminology & Criminal Justice
210 Holmstedt Hall
620 Chestnut St.
Indiana State University
Terre Haute, IN 47809