Updated: 7 months ago
Location: Fort Lauderdale, FLORIDA
Deadline: The position may have been removed or expired!

Keiser University is a regionally accredited, private, career university that provides educational programs at the undergraduate and graduate levels for a diverse student body. The main campus is located in Fort Lauderdale with campuses located throughout the State of Florida and internationally. Through quality teaching, the University is committed to provide all students with opportunities to develop the knowledge, understanding, and skills necessary for successful employment. Committed to a students’ first philosophy, Keiser University prepares graduates for careers in business, criminal justice, health care, technology, hospitality, education and career-focused general studies.

Inherent in our Mission is service to the community. This service includes community partnerships, involvement with various constituencies and various continuing education programs.


The Department Chair will be responsible for the following:

Works with the Associate Vice Chancellor of Academic Affairs and Dean of Graduate School in preparing any necessary curricula changes.

Identifies needed program changes, industry demanded changes, new technology and any significant factors that may cause a need for curricula or course revision/update. 

Responsible for submitting for review and approval all curricula changes for the program to the Curriculum Committee. 

Identifies and reports needed equipment, supplies, resources and training tools.

Reviews texts, training materials and program evaluations, projects, assignments, etc.

Works with the campus Librarian to coordinate and recommend books, resources, periodicals, etc, for the programs.

Oversees Library acquisitions for the program in conjunction with Campus Librarian.

Networks and exchanges ideas, “teaching tips”, information, new concepts, industry information, books, videos, etc.

Teach classes

Build and maintain student schedules.

Recruiting additional programmatic faculty as needed

The Department Chair for the Criminal Justice Program must have a PhD and 5 years of experience. Must also have Online Learning Experience.

This is a full time position that requires day, evening and weekend availability.

For consideration, only online applications will be accepted. For further information, you may contact your local campus. Campus contact information listed on our website at

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