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Tenure Track Faculty – Criminal Justice


Criminal Justice


Commensurate with experience and credentials


The State University of New York (SUNY) College at Canton invites qualified applicants for a full-time tenure track Assistant Professor (other ranks considered) or a full-time Lecturer in Criminal Justice and Homeland Security, to begin August 2018.

SUNY Canton is a College of Technology in the SUNY system. The Department of Criminal Justice is in the School of Science, Health, and Criminal Justice and offers an Associate in Applied Science in Criminal Justice, a Bachelor of Technology in Criminal Investigation, a Bachelor of Technology in Criminal Justice: Law Enforcement Leadership, and a Bachelor of Technology in Homeland Security.


  • Teach face-to-face classes
  • Teach online classes
  • Participate in formal assessment of student learning
  • Incorporate latest instructional technologies in course delivery
  • Design and develop new courses
  • Recruit and advise students
  • Monitor and improve student retention
  • Participate in faculty committees and other activities, as assigned
  • Continually develop and improve skills through professional development

Qualifications for tenure track: Ph.D. or other terminal degree in the criminal justice field, or master’s degree in Forensic Science, or a J.D. from a regionally accredited institution required. ABD status in a terminal degree program meets requirements for Instructor rank. Professional experience working in the criminal justice field required.

Qualifications for Lecturer: Master’s degree in relevant criminal justice field and professional experience working in the criminal justice field. Preferred candidates will have prior college level teaching experience in either the face-to-face or online environment.

Prior to a final offer of employment, the selected candidate will be required to submit to a background check including, but not limited to, employment verification, educational and other credential verification, and criminal background check.

Persons interested in the above position should apply online at https://employment.canton.edu/

CLOSING DATE FOR RECEIPT OF APPLICATIONS: Review begins immediately and will continue until the position is filled.

SUNY Canton, a unit of the State University of New York, is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer. SUNY Canton is building a culturally diverse and pluralistic faculty and strongly encourages applications from minority and women candidates.