Adjunct faculty position

The Department of Criminal Justice, College of Liberal Arts, University of Nevada, Reno, offers a Bachelor of Arts in Criminal Justice (two tracks of Criminal Justice and Law & Society) and a Master of Arts Criminal Justice and occasionally needs adjunct/part-time instructors to teach courses. Please note that there may or may not be a teaching need for a particular course at this time, but rather there may be an opportunity for a part-time instructor to teach a particular course should the need arise.

If interested in being considered for a part-time teaching opportunity of Criminal Justice courses, please submit a cover letter, current curriculum vita/resume, and the names and contact information of three academic professional references. The cover letter should indicate the course(s) you are interested in teaching and your expertise for teaching the course(s). For courses numbered 100-400, the minimum educational level requirement is a Master's degree in Criminal Justice (or closely related field) or a law degree. For 600 and 700 level courses, a Ph.D. in criminal justice (or a closely related field) is required. A list of the criminal justice courses, and their descriptions, can be accessed online. For a course description, click on the course title. Finally, please indicate if you are seeking to teach part-time in the classroom, online, or both.

Please forward questions and applications to:
Eric Lambert, Ph.D., Professor and Chair
Department of Criminal Justice
Ansari Business Building (AB) 601D, Mail Stop 214
The University of Nevada, Reno
1664 North Virginia Street
Reno, NV 89557
ericlambert@unr.edu