Open Posting: Faculty: Assistant Professor of Criminal Justice/Homeland Security

Position: Faculty

Department: Criminal Justice Program

Classification: Exempt, Full time

MacMurray College is an independent, four-year, residential, baccalaureate college with a strong liberal arts tradition located in the affordable, safe and stimulating city of Jacksonville, Illinois. For more than 170 years, MacMurray College has been committed to prepare graduates for satisfying and productive professional careers, providing the tools needed for effective leadership and encouraging individual growth throughout one’s education and future endeavors.

MacMurray College invites applications for the position of Assistant Professor of Criminal Justice/Homeland Security, appointment to start August 2019.  The Criminal Justice/Homeland Security Program is under the School of Professional Studies (SPS).  The MacMurray College Criminal Justice/Homeland Security Program is aimed at creating a foundation that prepares graduates to become successful professionals in the criminal justice field or play an integral role in maintaining a safe, secure, and resilient homeland.

Duties and Responsibilities

  1. Teaching and Advising
  1. Service to the College and Community
  1. Scholarship and Professional Engagement


Education and Experience

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

MacMurray College is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply and will receive equal consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, pregnancy, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, age physical or mental disability or covered veteran status. In compliance with federal law, all persons hired will be required to verify identity and eligibility to work in the United States and to complete the required employment eligibility verification document form upon hire.  The College will not sponsor applicants for work visas.  Interested applicants may send a brief cover letter describing your interest in this position, curriculum vitae outlining your qualification for the position, along with your teaching philosophy and contact information including e-mail addresses for three professional references. Any finalist for the position must successfully pass a background screening. Official transcripts will be required of candidates who are interviewed.  Applications will be reviewed immediately. All materials should be sent to:

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