MINNESOTA STATE UNIVERSITY, MANKATO 336 Wigley Administration Center Mankato, MN 56001
State University Faculty (Unclassified IFO)
The successful candidate will work as a member of the Department of Government's Law Enforcement Program faculty and will teach courses and advise students enrolled in the undergraduate Professional Peace Officer Education Program. The candidate's areas of academic focus should include some combination of psychological preparation for a law enforcement career, conducting criminal investigations, and successfully interacting with victims.
The courses the successful candidate will be expected to teach include the following: Police Stress, Narcotics Investigations, Forensics, Patrol Theory, and Juvenile Justice. The successful candidate will also be given the opportunity to develop courses related to their individual areas of expertise. The candidate must possess the ability to work effectively with faculty, staff, and students from a range of cultural and socioeconomic backgrounds and will be expected to
Teach 24 credits per year.
Demonstrate a commitment to the promotion of diversity in the Law Enforcement Program, the department, and the university.
Incorporate information on diversity and cultural competence into their courses. Engage in scholarly activities, continued study, and professional development.
Contribute to the growth and development of students.
Seek opportunities to become involved in service to the university and local community.
Completed doctorate (Ph.D., Ed.D., Doctor of Public Administration) in Law Enforcement, Police Studies, Criminology, Criminal Justice, Sociology, Homeland Security, or any discipline related to the field of Criminal Justice. (Applications will be accepted from ABDs who will complete their degree by the start of the fall semester, August 20, 2018. The degree must be conferred on their official transcript and received in Human Resources by December 20, 2018. Note: Applicants who solely possess a Juris Doctorate and/or master's degree are not eligible for this position.
Documented experience with college-level teaching and/or law enforcement training instruction in a face-to-face environment.
A minimum of five years of service as a sworn, licensed law enforcement officer in the United States at the local, state, county, or federal level.
Ten or more years of service as a sworn, licensed law enforcement officer in the United States at the local, state, county, or federal level.
Service as a sworn, licensed law enforcement officer in Minnesota.
Demonstrated commitment to teaching, scholarship, student development, and service.
Demonstrated commitment to the development of cultural competence in law enforcement education.
Experience using educational technologies (e.g., D2L, Blackboard, Moodle).
Demonstrated commitment to fostering a diverse working and learning environment.
To apply for this position, please continue the process via this website or directly at: https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/mankato. A complete online application will include the following attachments. Incomplete applications will not be reviewed by the search committee.
Contact information for three (3) references
Unofficial Transcript(s) of your highest completed degree
This position is grounded in the faculty belief that the educational environment is enhanced when diverse groups of people with a broad range of ideas come together. Our department is the home of four undergraduate programs (Law Enforcement, Political Science, Public Administration, and International Relations) and one master's degree program in Public Administration. The Law Enforcement Program is the largest pre-professional law enforcement four-year program in Minnesota with an annual undergraduate enrollment of approximately 350-400 students. We currently have six full-time faculty members who are committed to excellence in teaching, scholarship, and preparing students to become license-eligible peace officers. In addition, the Law Enforcement Program has a full-time academic advisor. We are seeking a faculty colleague who can enhance the diversity and knowledge base of our program and department, and can make a unique contribution to our curriculum through their experiences and interest in serving diverse populations. Go to http://www/mnsu.edu for more information about Minnesota State University, Mankato and the College of Social and Behavioral Sciences. Additional information about our program can be found at: http://sbs.mnsu.edu/government/lawenforcement/.
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