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Adjunct Faculty: Criminal Justice

Classification: Instructor
Status: Part-time
Application Deadline: Ongoing

Review of application materials will begin immediately for current needs and continue as vacancies arise.

The Criminal Justice Department at Mars Hill University is seeking an adjunct instructor who can assist the Department with meeting its need for quality instruction. We are looking for course coverage in the areas of: courts and criminal justice, homeland security, terrorism, and comparative criminal justice. In addition, there could be opportunities for teaching introduction to criminal justice or additional criminal justice electives. To be considered for employment, a master’s degree in criminal justice (or a closely-related field with evidence of a concentration in criminal justice) or the juris doctorate is required. Teaching experience is a must, and applicants much provide results of teaching evaluations and/or peer review of teaching by one’s peers or direct supervisor. Preference will be given to applicants with experience with online teaching.

To apply, submit a letter naming the position, CV or resume, and teaching philosophy via email to:


Mars Hill University is an Equal Opportunity Employer and Provider. Minorities and women are encouraged to apply.

In accordance with federal law and U.S. Department of Agriculture policy, this institution is prohibited from discriminating on the basis of race color, national origin, age, disability, religion, sex, familial status, sexual orientation, and reprisal.

To file a complaint with Mars Hill University, contact:
Jennie Matthews
Office of Human Resources
Box 6664
Mars Hill University
Mars Hill, NC 28754
828 689-1197
828 689-1256 Fax
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USDA, Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights
Office of the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights
1400 Independence Avenue, S.W., Stop 9410
Washington DC 20250-9410
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