Assistant Director of Student Affairs/Professor of Practice
School of Criminology and Criminal Justice
Job # 12058
The School of Criminology and Criminal Justice (SCCJ) invites applications for an Assistant Director of Student Affairs/Professor of Practice to begin in the fall of 2017. This is a full‐time, benefits‐eligible, nontenure‐track faculty position that is renewable on an annual basis contingent upon satisfactory performance, availability of resources, and School needs. The Assistant Director of Student Affairs will be required to be physically present on ASU’s campus in Downtown Phoenix, Arizona, although travel to other ASU campuses in Arizona (in Tempe, Glendale, Yuma, and Lake Havasu City) may be infrequently required.
About the School The College of Public Service and Community Solutions’ SCCJ is a nationally recognized leader in higher education and is highly regarded for its distinguished faculty and research productivity. The SCCJ offers undergraduate, masters, and doctoral degrees, as well as several certificate programs. The SCCJ is conveniently located on ASU’s Downtown Phoenix campus in the heart of the fifth largest city in the United States. We also offer our undergraduate degree on ASU’s campuses in Tempe and Glendale, AZ. In addition, the SCCJ offers upper‐division courses in Yuma and Lake Havasu City, AZ, which are designed to allow students who already hold an associate’s degree to complete the Bachelor of Science degree by taking in‐person classes. And SCCJ proudly offers its Bachelor of Science and Master of Arts degrees online, allowing students from around the globe to earn highly‐valued degrees from one of the leading criminology and criminal justice programs in the world. For more information about the SCCJ’s opportunities for research, instruction, practice, student internship experience, and community‐based service learning opportunities, please visit our web site at http://ccj.asu.edu.
The specific responsibilities of the position include the following:
Assisting the Director and Associate Director of the SCCJ with all aspects of undergraduate academic programs;
Working with academic advising staff to conduct assessment of SCCJ learning outcomes;
Mediating or otherwise resolving grade appeals and grievances filed by students;
Representing the SCCJ at various recruitment and retention events, including new student orientations;
Developing internship opportunities for students with a wide variety of justice‐related agencies and employers;
Maintaining solid professional relations with internship partnerships;
Advertising and promoting the SCCJ internship program; 2
Managing all aspects of the SCCJ internship program, including overseeing student enrollment in internships and compliance with all relevant risk management processes and procedures;
Developing and delivering internship training sessions;
Supervising student interns;
Participating in curriculum development, program planning, student advisement, and academic success initiatives; and
Teaching one course per semester in the person’s area(s) of expertise, if feasible.
Required Qualifications Successful applicants must demonstrate the ability to contribute to the mission of the School and College through teaching and service. In addition, the following qualifications are required:
An earned master’s degree in criminology, criminal justice, or a related social scientific field from a regionally‐accredited university;
At least three years of undergraduate teaching experience; and
Evidence of teaching effectiveness.
A doctoral degree in criminology, criminal justice, or a related social scientific field from a regionally‐accredited university;
At least five years of undergraduate teaching experience;
Academic advising experience; and
One or more years of experience in student judicial affairs.
Application Deadline 4:00 P.M. Arizona Time (Mountain Standard Time) on Thursday, August 31, 2017. If not filled, reviews will occur each Thursday thereafter and will continue until the search is closed. Application Procedure: Only electronic applications will be reviewed. Applicants are asked to upload the following as a single document in Adobe PDF formats: (1) a letter of application, and (2) a curriculum vitae that contains complete contact information (mailing address, phone number, and email) for three current references. Upload application as one combined document to https://publicservice.asu.edu/content/jobs
The School actively seeks and supports a diverse workforce. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply. A background check is required prior to employment.
Arizona State University is a VEVRAA Federal Contractor and an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will be considered without regard to race, color, sex, religion, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other basis protected by law. For complete statements on ASU’s non‐discrimination policies, please refer to: http://www.asu.edu/aad/manuals/acd/acd401.html and https://www.asu.edu/titleIX/.
ASU offers applicants an opportunity to voluntarily self‐disclose information for the University affirmative action plan; applicants may complete an EEO survey for the position they are applying for online. Information you will need to complete the survey: Job Number: 12058. Job Title: Assistant Director of Student Affairs/Professor of Practice. Department Name: School of Criminology & Criminal Justice.