Montreat College seeks an Assistant or Associate Professor of Criminal Justice. This is a full-time position.

Duties and Responsibilities:
The candidate will be responsible for advancing and developing the new criminal justice major to be offered in seated and online formats, teaching a variety of criminal justice courses based on the candidate’s education and experience. Additional responsibilities include advising students, participating on faculty committees, and other duties as described in the Faculty Handbook.


  • A qualified candidate will have a personal commitment to Jesus Christ and affirm and support the vision, mission, statement of faith, and community life covenant of Montreat College.
  • The successful candidate will also demonstrate support for Christian liberal arts education and the specific ability to integrate faith and the discipline in a compelling, thoughtful manner.
  • Teaching excellence and a willingness to serve the broader college community through service and committee work are also expected.

An earned doctorate in criminal justice or closely related field is preferred, master’s degree required. Teaching experience, both seated and online, at the college level is desirable.

Vice President of Academic Affairs

Application Requirements/How to Apply:
Review of applicants will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

Candidates are requested to send the following materials:
1) Completed application
2) Letter of Application
3) Curriculum Vitae
4) Transcripts of Undergraduate and Graduate Work
5) Statement of Faith
6) Statement of Philosophy of Christian Higher Education
7) List of Three References with Contact Information

Send materials by email to:

Dr. Gregory Kerr
Vice President for Academic Affairs
Montreat College
c/o Criminal Justice Search Committee

About Montreat College:
Montreat College is a Christian liberal arts college accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to offer masters, bachelors, and associates degrees. The main campus is located in the Blue Ridge Mountains fifteen miles east of Asheville, North Carolina, a region recognized as one of the most attractive living environments in the United States. Additional locations in Asheville, Charlotte, and Morganton supplement the main campus. The College is committed to Christ-centered teaching and learning, and is a member of the Council for Christian Colleges & Universities.