Visiting Assistant Professor of Criminal Justice and Human Security-College of Public and International Affairs

College of Public and International Affairs

Visiting Assistant Professor of Criminal Justice and Human Security


The University of Bridgeport’s College of Public and International invites applications for a visiting appointment in Criminal Justice and Human Security commencing fall 2014. The ideal candidate will have a terminal degree as well as experience in law enforcement and in college teaching.

The University is particularly interested in a candidate who can teach applied Criminal Justice courses such as policing, investigations and crime scene investigation. He or she will also be tasked to anage the internship program and assist in improving the tracking of student progress in core competencies associated with the major and with general education.

The University of Bridgeport is committed to building a diverse university community and encourages members of underrepresented groups to apply. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.  Qualified applicants should send a letter of interest, a current resume or curriculum vitae (including at least 2 references), as well as evidence of teaching effectiveness (e.g., previous course evaluations) if available, either electronically or by mail to:

Department of Human Resources

Assistant Professor of Criminal Justice and Human Security

University of Bridgeport

Wahlstrom Library, 7th Floor

126 Park Avenue

Bridgeport, CT 06604

Fax: (203) 576-4601


It is the policy of the University of Bridgeport to prohibit discrimination in admissions, educational programs and employment, and in the provision of services on the basis of legally protected class characteristics (unless there is a bona fide occupational qualification related to employment), or any other unlawful factor. Protected class characteristics include race, color, ethnicity, religion, age, creed, ancestry, workplace hazards to reproductive systems, sex (gender identity, gender expression, and sexual harassment), marital status, civil union status, sexual orientation, genetic information, pregnancy, national origin, physical/mental/learning disability, veteran status and any other group protected by civil rights laws.

The University of Bridgeport complies with Clery Act and maintains records of campus crime statistics and security policies. Copies of University of Bridgeport Clery Act reports are available at