Broward College

Assistant Professor, Criminal Justice - Crime Scene Emphasis

Broward College is a nationally ranked institution of higher education in Broward County, Florida, providing residents and non-residents with access to high-quality, affordable education. The College offers several degree options, including certificate programs, two-year university-transfer degrees, two-year career degrees, baccalaureate degrees in selected programs and continuing education courses.

The first and largest non-profit institution of higher education in Broward County, our campuses and centers serve more than 66,000 students annually. Our diverse student body represents 150 countries of origin and we are proud to consistently be one of the country's top producers of associate degrees to minorities.

As an equal access and employment opportunity institution we are committed to a tradition of increasing and retaining an intellectually, culturally, and ethnically diverse student body and workforce in an effort to increase the success of our students, faculty, and staff while strengthening our local and global communities.

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Position Objective

Broward College invites applicants for a full time continuing contract track teaching position in Criminal Justice. Candidates should be passionate educators who can facilitate the needs of diverse 21st century learners.

This position is a 194 duty day contract position.

This position will teach traditional classroom freshman/sophomore college level courses in the area of criminal justice – crime scene emphasis. In addition to crime scene courses, full-time faculty may be required to teach other criminal justice courses such as, but not limited to, Intro to Criminal Justice, Intro to Corrections, Police-Community Relations, CJ Admin/Management, Juvenile Justice, Human Behavior in Criminal Justice, Criminal Investigation, Terrorism, Homeland Security, Criminal Law, Criminal Evidence or other classes in the instructor's area of expertise. (This is not a Police Academy instructor position.)

The full-time crime scene professor is also responsible for the criminalistics laboratory. Laboratory duties include, but are not limited to, the ordering supplies and the maintenance/ operability of laboratory equipment.

Candidates should demonstrate (1) a mastery of their specific discipline; (2) a deep commitment to the college mission of fostering student success, achievement and persistence; (3) technology competencies as well as teaching/counseling skills and strategies that facilitate 21st century literacies; (4) the use of resources that prepare students for productive lives; (5) experience using various educational technological mediums.

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Special Instructions to Applicants

For positions requiring a degree, the official transcripts are required upon hire. An unofficial copy of the degree/transcript is acceptable during the application process and can be faxed to 954-201-7612. On the fax transmittal, please state clearly the position name(s) and position number(s) the transcript is to be attached to.

Foreign Transcripts

Transcripts issued outside of the United States require an equivalency statement from a certified transcript evaluation service verifying the degree equivalency to that of an accredited institution within the USA. This report must be attached with the application and submitted by the application deadline.

All document(s) must be received on or before the closing date of the job announcement.

Employment is contingent upon successful completion of the required background screening process.

All positions are contingent upon budget approval by the Board of Trustees.

Call (800) 682-3646 or (954) 201-7338 for more information

Broward College is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer
and encourages applications from underrepresented groups,
including minorities, women, and person with disabilities.