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Norwich University is a diversified academic institution that educates residential students, leading both military and civilian lifestyles, and working adults across the globe. Norwich offers a broad selection of traditional and distance-learning programs culminating in baccalaureate and master's degrees, and graduate certificates. Founded in 1819 by U.S. Army Capt. Alden Partridge, Norwich is the oldest private military college in the country and the birthplace of the Reserve Officers' Training Corps (ROTC).

Faculty: School of Justice Studies and Sociology

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Assistant Professor - Criminal Justice


The School of Justice Studies and Sociology invites applications for a tenure-track position in criminal justice at the assistant professor level, with the appointment beginning in fall 2013. Criminal Justice is the largest major at this private college with a Corps of Cadets and civilians. Applicants must be able to teach law related courses: substantive criminal law, criminal procedure, evidence, civil liability, and law and society.


An earned doctorate (Ph.D.) in Criminal Justice or Criminology (preferred) or related field (e.g., Sociology, Political Science) is required, as well as a J.D. (Juris Doctor) or significant background in law. All requirements for the doctoral degree must be completed at the time of appointment. Candidates must be eligible to work for any employer in the U.S.

To apply:

Please send a cover letter, detailed curriculum vitae, names of three references, and a Norwich application form to Criminal Justice Faculty Search via e-mail to The application deadline is November 19, 2012.

Sep. 25, 2012

Norwich University is an Equal Opportunity Employer offering a comprehensive benefit package that includes medical, dental, group life and long term disability insurance, flexible-spending accounts for health and dependant care, a retirement annuity plan and tuition scholarships for eligible employees and their family members.

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