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The Department of Criminology and Justice at Loyola University New Orleans invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position to begin in August 2024. A Ph.D. in Sociology, Criminology, Criminal Justice, or closely related discipline from an accredited institution is required by the time of hire. The tenure-track position will teach a 3-3 course load in both undergraduate and master’s degree programs, in-person and online. Research specialties are open, but special consideration will be given to candidates with expertise in any of the following areas: courts, youth justice, cybercrime, substance abuse, persons with mental illness in the justice system, and international/comparative criminology. Teaching statistics and research methodology and expanding the current areas of expertise in the department are highly desired qualifications.

In addition to teaching, the tenure-track position includes advising students, active scholarship (including regular publishing and seeking external funding), and committee service.

Qualified candidates should apply here.

Application materials include a letter of interest, curriculum vitae, teaching philosophy, statement of excellence in diversity, equity, and inclusion, and a list of three references.

Questions about the position can be directed to Dr. Christian Bolden, Associate Professor and Chair, at or 504-865-3124.

Review of applications will begin October 30th and will continue until the position is filled. Loyola University New Orleans is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer, and encourages applications by women and minorities.

Job start date: August 2024.