Job Posting: Assistant Professor of Criminal Justice

Job Posting: Assistant Professor of Criminal Justice

Location: Montreat, North Carolina
Start Date: August 2023


The School of Arts and Sciences at Montreat College seeks a full-time faculty member in Criminal Justice within the Psychology and Human Services Department to join a growing and dynamic faculty team. Montreat College’s enrollment has grown rapidly in recent years, and Criminal Justice students currently constitute one of the fastest growing majors on campus. This faculty member will teach introductory and upper-level courses in Criminal Justice, commensurate with the applicant’s background and the needs of the program.

Duties and Responsibilities

The candidate will be responsible for:

  • Teaching general education and major courses in the Criminal Justice program determined by background and departmental needs, including but not limited to courses in policing, courts and corrections.
  • Advising students
  • Supervise Criminal Justice student internships
  • Participating in faculty committees
  • Other duties as described in the Faculty Handbook


Successful candidate will affirm and support the Mission, Vision, and Statement of Faith of Montreat College.

The successful candidate will also demonstrate support for Christian liberal arts education and the specific ability to integrate faith and the discipline in a compelling, thoughtful manner.

Teaching excellence and a willingness to serve the broader college community through service and committee work are also expected.


A minimum of a Masters Degree in Criminal Justice, college-level teaching experience, and professional experience as a criminal justice practitioner are required. In addition to these, a doctorate in a related field is preferred.


Vice President of Academic Affairs

Application Requirements/How to Apply

Review of applicants will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

Candidates should send the following materials:

  1. Complete Job Application
  2. Letter of Application
  3. Curriculum Vitae
  4. Transcripts of Undergraduate and Graduate Work (unofficial transcripts are acceptable for initial screening; official transcripts required prior to employment)
  5. Statement of Faith
  6. Statement of Philosophy of Christian Higher Education
  7. List of Three References with Contact Information

Send materials by email to:
Dr. Mark Hijleh
Vice President of Academic Affairs
Montreat College

About Montreat College

Montreat College is a Christian liberal arts college accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to offer masters, bachelors, and associates degrees. The main campus is located in the Blue Ridge Mountains fifteen miles east of Asheville, North Carolina, a region recognized as one of the most attractive living environments in the United States. The College is committed to Christ-centered teaching and learning, and is a member of the Council for Christian Colleges & Universities.


Job Posting: Assistant Professor of Criminal Justice

Teach introductory and upper-level courses in Criminal Justice, commensurate with the applicant’s background and program needs.

Salary Currency: USD

Payroll: MONTH

Date Posted: 2022-09-07

Employment Type : FULL_TIME

Hiring Organization : Montreat College

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Location: PostalAddress, 310 Gaither Circle, Montreat, NC, 28757, United States

Education Required:

  • Postgraduate Degree