The University Police Inspector is responsible for managing criminal and background cases; conducting and directing major case investigations; supervising crime scenes; setting investigative priorities and objectives through review of incident reports; conducting background investigations for sworn and civilian applicants; and contributing to campus-wide diversity, equity, and inclusion initiatives. This role also collaborates and serves as the primary liaison with the Livingston County District Attorney’s office, Geneseo Village Court, community advocacy agencies, and federal, state, and local law enforcement agencies. The University Police Inspector conducts weekly, monthly, and quarterly audits of all investigations and relative follow-up that has been undertaken in all criminal cases reported to the police.
The University Police Inspector implements training and development for department members in complex procedures of law enforcement consistent with the mission and philosophy of the University Police and the Division of Student and Campus Life. Additionally, the University Police Inspector will provide coordination, oversight and assessment of department community outreach initiatives related to building trust and legitimacy for all members of the community.
In alignment with our Community Commitment to Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion, we strive to create a work environment that is affirming for individuals of varying backgrounds. SUNY Geneseo and UPD are committed to building a culturally diverse workplace and strongly encourages applications from candidates of color, candidates with disabilities, LGBTQIA+ candidates, and those with experience working on accessibility and/or inclusion initiatives.
Valid driver’s license;
Demonstrated law enforcement experience as a sworn police officer;
Demonstrated experience in conducting investigations;
Demonstrated leadership experience;
Excellent written and oral communication skills;
Demonstrated commitment to providing successful community outreach;
Demonstrated cultural competency and ability to work effectively with individuals from diverse and underrepresented backgrounds;
Current New York State Department of Criminal Justice Services (DCJS)/Municipal Police Training Council (MPTC) police officer certification;
New York State DCJS Instructor Development Course (IDC) or equivalent.
Founded in 1871, Geneseo is a premier public liberal arts college. Nationally recognized for excellence and value in the liberal arts, Geneseo is known for its exceptional faculty, its welcoming atmosphere, and its reputation for producing successful alumni.
Located on 220 acres in the historic Village of Geneseo, and a short drive from Rochester and Buffalo, Geneseo offers a warm environment for learning and discovery. The campus embodies the classic aesthetic of Northeastern colleges with brick walkways, shade trees, and ivy-draped buildings.