Overview

The Department of Sociology, Anthropology, and Criminology at Eastern Illinois University invites applications for a full-time, non-tenure track, Instructor position to begin August 2019 to contribute to our growing Criminology and Criminal Justice major. The initial contract is for a three-year appointment. There is a possibility of renewal based on program need, performance, and budgetary approval. The successful applicant should be prepared to teach undergraduate courses in the criminology and criminal justice core and introductory sociology, as well as other departmental courses as needed. The Instructor will have the opportunity to develop new criminology and criminal justice elective courses within their specialty area. Preference will be given to candidates who can contribute to both the criminology and sociology majors and whose specialty area expands the course offerings available in the criminology and criminal justice major. The standard teaching load for an Instructor is four courses per semester.

We are seeking a colleague with a Ph.D. in Sociology or Criminology, but ABD candidates will be considered. A J.D. or Ed.D. is not sufficient for this position. Demonstrated commitment to diversity and experience with promoting inclusive excellence is required.

Please submit a letter of application outlining qualifications, curriculum vita, and contact information for three references to https://apply.interfolio.com/60039. Questions about the position may be directed to Dr. Darren Hendrickson, chair of the department, at dhendrickson@eiu.edu.