November 19, 2019

JOB TITLE:  Full-Time Faculty (Open Rank) – Criminal Justice

REPORTS TO:  Chairperson, Criminal Justice/Forensic Science

DIVISION:  Criminal Justice/Forensic Science


Job Summary: The Division of Criminal Justice and Forensic Science is seeking qualified candidates for a full-time faculty member in Criminal Justice. Teaching responsibilities include: introductory criminal justice (policing, corrections, and court systems/law), ethics in the criminal justice system, intelligence/crime analysis, and advanced topics and research. Successful candidates must demonstrate a willingness to teach courses beyond their area of expertise including cross discipline courses. Additional expectations include academic advisement, service to the college, and continued professional development. Faculty appointments are for a ten-month contract period and the normal teaching load is twelve credit hours per semester.

Requirements/Qualifications: Ph.D. in Criminal Justice. Preference will be given to candidates with previous experience in teaching at the college-level, mentoring undergraduate research and course development.

Appointment/Start Date: August 1, 2020

About Hilbert:  Hilbert College, located in suburban Hamburg, N.Y., south of Buffalo, is a private four-year college founded in 1957 in the Catholic Franciscan tradition. Hilbert is a dynamic Western New York college that offers career-focused majors, including one of the top criminal justice programs in the region, and more than 50 minors and concentrations. Hilbert’s personal approach to learning combines liberal arts with an outstanding professionally-focused education that’s taught by professors who bring a depth of real-world experience to the classroom. The college’s engaging, student-centered campus community offers numerous leadership, internship and service learning opportunities from which students launch successful careers while making positive changes in their communities.


Application review will begin immediately. Interested candidates should submit – 1) a cover letter, 2) curriculum vitae, 3) teaching philosophy, and 4) contact information for three professional references to:

Maura A. Flynn, Director of Human Resources

Hilbert College is an Equal Opportunity Employer and is committed to fostering a diverse community of faculty, staff and students.

5200 South Park Avenue * Hamburg, New York 14075 * Phone (716) 649-7900