The Department of Sociology and Criminology at Gonzaga University invites applications for two full-time, tenure-track Assistant Professor positions beginning Fall semester 2020 (3/3 teaching load). We seek colleagues whose teaching and research strengths are in criminology or criminal justice, with preference given to candidates who specialize in law, courts, or corrections. The successful applicants will teach upper division electives in subfields of interest, introductory courses, and one of the following: criminological theory, statistics, or research methods. Candidates must address how they will complement or expand the current criminology program, demonstrate a commitment to teaching excellence and an inclusive learning environment, and describe their fit with Gonzaga's mission.
Ph.D. in Criminology, Criminal Justice, Sociology or closely related field. ABD considered, with the expectation that the candidate will have degree in hand by August 1, 2020.
Gonzaga University is a private four-year institution for higher education located in Spokane, Washington. Established in 1877, the university continues to use their education model of educating their students as a whole person- mind, body, and spirit. At Gonzaga, students discover how to integrate science and art, faith and reason, and action and contemplation. Gonzaga is a nationally ranked university and one of the top regional universities in the west. Home to over 7,800 students, Gonzaga offers a variety of undergraduate and master’s degrees, as well a Ph.D. and Juris Doctor through the school of law.