Faculty Openings

DEPARTMENT OF CRIMINAL JUSTICE
UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS AT SAN ANTONIO

DEPARTMENT OF CRIMINAL JUSTICE
UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS AT SAN ANTONIO
TENURE-TRACK POSITIONS

The Department of Criminal Justice at the University of Texas at San Antonio seeks to fill three tenure-track positions at the Assistant Professor rank beginning Fall 2018.   Area of research specialization is open; however, those with interests in corrections, juvenile justice, quantitative methods and analysis, disparities in the criminal justice system, and/or violence are especially encouraged to apply.  The successful candidate will have a Ph.D. in Criminology, Criminal Justice, or closely related field by the time of appointment, along with demonstrated excellence in scholarly research, effective teaching, commitment to service, and the promise of excellence in grant acquisition.  Teaching and research expectations are commensurate with Research I institutions.

UTSA is a Hispanic-Serving Institution that continues to move toward Research I status and currently enrolls approximately 30,000 students.  The Department is housed within the College of Public Policy on UTSA’s Downtown campus, which is situated in the heart of San Antonio. The Department currently offers a B.A. in Criminal Justice and a M.S. in Criminal Justice and Criminology to a growing population of more than 800 undergraduate and 60 graduate students.  

For further information about the Department, please visit our website:           http://copp.utsa.edu/criminal-justice/home/.

Applicants should submit: (1) a letter describing research and teaching interests, (2) a current curriculum vitae, (3) one to three examples of published scholarly work, and (4) names and contact information of three references whom we may contact.

All materials must be submitted through: https://jobs.utsa.edu

When entering the portal, click on the “Faculty” tab to find the position announcement.

All questions regarding these positions should be directed to:

Richard Hartley, Ph.D.
Chair, Faculty Recruitment Committee
Department of Criminal Justice
Richard.Hartley@utsa.edu
210-458-2759

For questions concerning the submission of materials, please contact:

Cammie Diaz
Administrative Assistant
Department of Criminal Justice, University of Texas at San Antonio
Cammie.diaz@utsa.edu
210-458-2679

Review of applications begins October 1, 2017 and will continue until the position is filled.


The University of Texas at San Antonio is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer. Women, race/ethnic minorities, veterans, and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply. Applicants who are selected for interviews must be able to show proof that they will be eligible and qualified to work in the United States by the time of hire.