College of Arts & Sciences, Department of Criminal Justice & Criminology
The Department of Criminal Justice and Criminology at the University of Missouri-Kansas City is continuously seeking qualified candidates for adjunct instructor positions. The intent of this announcement is to identify a pool of adjunct instructors who are qualified to deliver undergraduate courses in Criminal Justice and Criminology. These are term, non-benefit, non-tenure-accruing positions. Appointment periods are for the semester. A flat adjunct salary is determined based on level of educational degree. UMKC is an equal access, equal opportunity, affirmative action employer that is fully committed to achieving a diverse faculty and staff. All final candidates will be required to successfully pass a Criminal Background Check prior to beginning employment
Adjunct instructors should have a minimum of a master's degree in criminal justice, or advanced degree in an area related to criminal justice and criminology.
Full Time/Part Time
Application materials are solicited on an ongoing basis to ensure we have a strong talent pool to source from in the event of a vacancy.
To be considered, you must complete the application which contains two (2) sections: 1. Name and Contact Information 2. Combine all application materials (a letter of interest, curriculum vitae, a list of at least three references) into one PDF or Microsoft Word document and upload as a resume attachment.
Limit document name to 50 characters. Maximum size limit is 11MB. Do not include special characters (e.g., /,&, %, etc.).
If you need technical assistance, please call 1-855-524-0002.
The department offers B.A. and M.S. degrees in Criminal Justice & Criminology. Additional information can be found on the department's web site ( http://as.umkc.edu/cjc ).
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As a UMKC employee, you’ll belong to an engaged, diverse community. You’ll also enjoy many competitive benefits, including health, dental, life and other insurance plans; a comprehensive retirement program; and significant tuition assistance and reimbursement programs for employees and their qualifying dependents. For more information, visit the Benefits page. With career options in numerous fields, both academic and administrative, UMKC could be just the opportunity you’ve been looking for.