Employment Opportunities

Visiting Assistant Professor of Criminal Justice

Lander University

Lander University invites applications for a two-year Visiting Assistant Professor of Criminal Justice to begin in August 2016.  A Ph.D. is preferred by time of appointment.  The candidate will be expected to teach introductory and advanced undergraduate criminal justice classes related to departmental needs as well as their own areas of specialization.  The ability to contribute to the minor in public administration is preferred.  The candidate will be expected to advise students, provide university service, and engage in research and professional activities.

Criminal justice is a growing area of interest for Lander students, with an enrollment totaling 92 students in fall 2015.

Located in the upstate region of South Carolina, Lander is a public comprehensive university committed to teaching in a liberal arts environment and emphasizing experiential learning.  The University is located within easy driving distance of the Blue Ridge Mountains and the South Carolina coast.  Learn more at http://www.lander.edu/pass

Applications must be received by February 15, 2016.  Electronic submission of materials to jchapman@lander.edu is preferred.  

Send a letter of application, CV, unofficial transcripts, and names and contact information for three references to: 

Dr. Lucas McMillan
Chair, Department of Political and Social Sciences
Lander University
320 Stanley Avenue
Greenwood, SC 29649

Phone: 864-388-8232; Fax: 864-388-8020

Lander is a tobacco free institution. All final candidates are subject to successfully completing background requirements.  The University generally does not sponsor the H-1B Visa.

Lander is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer/Title IX.