|Title:||Clinical Instructor in Criminal Justice-Technology Specialization|
|Department:||College of Arts and Sciences|
Number of Vacancies: 1
Area of Consideration: Open to the Public
Position Status: Full-Time, Regular Tenure Track
Pay Plan, Series & Grade: Commensurate with rank and experience
Salary Range: $38,746.00-$70,145.00
Closing Date: May 27, 2017
Location: 4200 Connecticut Avenue, NW
Brief Description of Duties
Teach computational courses in homeland security and criminal justice. The position requires participation in outreach activities to community stakeholders and a commitment to do collaborative research with undergraduate and graduate students. The faculty member is expected to participate in program, division, college, and university service activities.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities
- Teach undergraduate courses in criminal justice using computer software.
- Conduct research in the discipline, and publish findings in professional journals, books, and/or electronic media that are consistent with the direction of the academic program.
- Keep abreast of developments in their instructional area by reading current literature, collaborating with colleagues, participating in professional conferences, and designing online materials to enhance academic performance.
- Initiate, facilitate, and moderate classroom student-centered instruction and discussions.
- Evaluate and grade students’ class work, assignments, and papers using rubrics and other student centered approaches.
- Maintain student attendance records, grades and other required records.
- Advise and mentor students on academic and career issues.
- Maintain regularly scheduled office hours in order to advise and assist students.
- Collaborate with colleagues to address teaching and research issues.
- Participate in writing grant proposals to procure external research funding.
- Serve on academic or administrative committees that deal with institutional policies, program, division, college matters, and academic issues.
- Participate in student recruitment, registration, and placement activities
- Maintain currency in the use of software and technology in the classroom
- Serve as a technology/software support specialist for program faculty and maintaining the upgrade of the program’s computer laboratory.
Minimum Job Requirements
- Applicants are sought with a Masters degree in Homeland Security, a Bachelors degree in either Computer Science or Information Technology, and a demonstrated commitment to excellence in teaching, professional training and research.
- A minimum of one (1) year of experience, which can be a combination of: instructional support or teaching in the areas of geospatial analysis, cybersecurity, computer modeling, or related courses; research experience; or homeland security experience.
- Demonstrated interest in working with underserved populations both in the classroom and in the community.
Information to Applicant
Collective Bargaining Unit (Union): This position is in the collective bargaining unit represented by National Education Association (NEA) and you may be required to pay an agency service fee through direct payroll deduction.
Employment Benefits: Selectee will be eligible for health and life insurance, annual (vacation) and sick leave and will be covered under the University of the District of Columbia' s retirement plan (TIAA-CREF).
Equal Opportunity Employer: The District of Columbia Government is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified candidates will receive consideration without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, marital status, personal appearance, sexual orientation, family responsibilities, matriculation, physical handicap, or political affiliation.
Notice of Non-Discrimination: In accordance with the D.C. Human Rights Act of 1977, as amended, D.C. Official Code, Section 2-1401.01 et. seq., (Act) the University of the District of Columbia does not discriminate on the basis of actual or perceived: race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, marital status, personal appearance, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, familial status, family responsibilities, matriculation, political affiliation, genetic information, disability. Sexual harassment is a form of sex discrimination which is also prohibited by the Act. In addition, harassment based on any of the above protected categories is prohibited by the Act. Discrimination in violation of the Act will not be tolerated. Violators will be subject to disciplinary action.
Veterans Preference: Applicants claiming veteran's preference must submit official proof at the time of application.
Residency Preference: The Residency Preference Amendment Act of 1988, D.C. Law 7-203, created a system in which provides that any applicant for employment in the Career or Educational Services who is a bona fide resident of the District of Columbia may claim a residency reference at the time of application. An applicant selected for an appointment based on District residency will be required to submit no less than eight (8) proofs of bona fide District residency. Bona fide District residency must be maintained from the date of appointment to the position for seven (7) consecutive years. Failure to maintain bona fide District residency for the (7) year period will result in forfeiture of employment.
Drug-Free Workplace: Pursuant to the requirements of the Drug-Free Workplace Act of 1988, the individual selected to fill this position will, as a condition of employment, be required to notify his/her immediate supervisor, in writing, not later than five (5) days after conviction of any criminal drug statute occurring in the workplace.
Background Investigation: Employment with the University of the District of Columbia is contingent upon a satisfactory background investigation. The determination of a "satisfactory background investigation" is made at the sole discretion of the University of the District of Columbia. The University may refuse to hire a finalist, rescind an offer of employment to a finalist or review and may terminate the employment of a current employee based on the results of a background investigation.
Disposition of Resume: Resumes received outside the area of consideration and/or after the closing date will not be given consideration. You must resubmit your resume to receive consideration for any subsequent advertised position vacancies. For the purpose of employment, resumes are not considered job applications. Therefore, if selected for employment a UDC application will be required.
Job Offers: Official Job Offers are made by the University of the District of Columbia, Office of Human Resources Only.
Contact Information: All inquiries related to employment and job applications should be directed to UDC Office of Human Resources at (202) 274-5380.
The University of the District of Columbia is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action institution. Minorities, women, veterans and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply. For a full version of the University’s EO Policy Statement, please visit: http://www.udc.edu/equal opportunity/.