Director of Justice Program Office (JPO)
The School of Public Affairs at American University

The School of Public Affairs at American University invites applications for a director of its Justice Program Office (JPO). The director will report to the Dean of the School of Public Affairs (SPA) and will lead the Office in meeting the school’s mission to apply the tools of scholarship and professionalism to the design, management, and evaluation of criminal justice programs. JPO provides technical assistance, research, training, policy development, and program evaluation services to government agencies and organizations throughout the U.S. and internationally, promoting the application of relevant research findings and professional standards to the operation of justice system and related agencies. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled, subject to ongoing budgetary approval. Please submit applications via: Include a cover letter, curriculum vita, statement of vision for JPO, and contact information for three references. Electronic submissions are preferred.

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