Criminalistics Instructor, UAB Forensic Science Program


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University of Alabama at Birmingham
College of Arts and Sciences
Justice Sciences
Adjunct Instructor in Forensic Science

Job Description

The University of Alabama at Birmingham, Department of Justice Sciences, seeks to fill a part-time adjunct faculty positions for the Forensic Science program. The adjunct faculty would be responsible for teaching FS 671: Conventional Criminalistics (Fall 2016) and FS 672: Advanced Criminalistics (Spring 2017). FS 671 is currently scheduled for 5:00 - 7:30 p.m. on Monday evenings, starting August 29, 2016.

Applicants should have at least five years of experience in criminalistics or forensic science. Master's degree is very desirable. Previous teaching experience at the college level is preferred.

The selection of topics to cover in the courses is flexible. Traditionally, bias is addressed in FS 671. A moot court exercise is also desirable. Please feel free to contact Dr. Elizabeth Gardner for copies of syllabi for FS 671 and 672 from previous semesters.

How to Apply

Submit cover letter with a brief outline of topics you would like to cover in the course, your CV, and two letters of recommendation to:

Dr. Elizabeth Gardner
Department of Justice Sciences University of Alabama at Birmingham
1201 University Blvd
Birmingham, AL 35294
(205) 934-0668

Application Review

Due to the short timeline, review of applications will start on July 1, 2016.

EEO Statement

The University of Alabama at Birmingham is an equal opportunity employer committed to fostering diversity in its faculty, administrative staff, and student body, and encourages applications from the entire spectrum of a diverse community.