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Crime and Legal Studies Assistant Professor, tenure-track

Colby-Sawyer College
Job Location:
New London, New Hampshire
Law and Legal Studies

Position Summary

The School of Business and Social Sciences seeks a new Crime and Legal Studies colleague. Candidates who have strengths/teaching experience in the following areas are encouraged to apply: Criminology, Criminal Law, and/or Sociology. Generalists in the area of criminal justice reform are also encouraged to apply.

Evidence of excellence in teaching at the college level and a philosophy of education consonant with Colby-Sawyer’s programs and mission are required. All full-time faculty are expected to contribute to the college’s liberal education program.

This is a full-time, tenure eligible position. A doctoral degree in criminology or criminal justice, or an earned doctorate in a related social science discipline is preferred. All but dissertation (ABD) candidates will be considered. 

This position includes teaching, advising, college service responsibilities, and ongoing scholarship, and is available beginning August 2022. 

To Apply

In your application to, please include five sections:

  • Letter of application
  • Current CV
  • Statement of teaching philosophy
  • Sample syllabi, if available
  • Names and telephone numbers/e-mail addresses of three references.

Priority will be given to complete applications received by January 14, 2022. 

Who We Are

Colby-Sawyer College is a comprehensive liberal arts-based institution located in the scenic Lake Sunapee area of New Hampshire. Our goal is to always be a people-first organization. We are passionate about building and sustaining an inclusive and equitable working environment for our employees. If you are looking for a place where you will feel welcome and that you belong, Colby-Sawyer College is that place.

Colby-Sawyer College is especially interested in candidates who can contribute to the diversity and excellence of the institution. Applicants are encouraged to share in their cover letter what they can offer in helping us to achieve and maintain this goal.

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