Employment Opportunities


CLASSIFIED POSITIONS

Law Enforcement Officer I, Minimum Salary - $29,687 Per Year/Salary commensurate with experience/education, University Police Re-advertisement

Officer will provide law enforcement, security and protection for the campus. Duty hours include nights and weekends.  High school diploma required.  Associates degree or bachelor's degree in criminal justice and one year experience in public safety/law enforcement preferred.   Must be 21 years of age, be physically qualified and have no criminal record.  Must pass a background investigation, complete the SC Criminal Justice Academy and be certified by the SC Law Enforcement Training Council before assuming police duties.  Must receive certification as a Medical First Responder.  All applicants must be a current resident of SC and have a valid license to operate a motor vehicle.  This position will require that the successful candidate pass a pre-employment alcohol and drug test as well as be subject to random, post incident /accident, reasonable suspicion and rehabilitation monitoring drug and alcohol testing consistent with USC HR Policy 1.95, Drug and Alcohol Testing.  Apply on-line at:  https://uscjobs.sc.edu/applicants/Central?quickFind=80174Applications accepted until position is filled. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.  USCA is an AA/EOE.


 

Accountant/Fiscal Analyst I, Minimum Salary, $31,036/year, USCA Financial Aid - Extended Deadline

Under the general supervision of the Director of Financial Aid, this position is responsible for performing a variety of accounting duties along with accurately monitoring, reporting, and reconciling Federal and State aid programs. Other duties include processing Return to Title IV withdrawals for students who withdraw and/or drop courses and assist with resolving award errors or edits. This position is also responsible for assisting the Director of Financial Aid in obtaining and documenting the accuracy of data related to the Annual Federal Fiscal Operations Report and Application to Participate (FISAP). Will also perform other duties as assigned as related to student financial aid. A High School Diploma and 6 years clerical accounting or bookkeeping experience or equivalency required.  A Bachelor’s degree and familiarity with enterprise-type systems such as Banner, and literacy with MS office and PC applications is preferred. Preference will be given to those with experience processing electronic files with the US Department of Education via Common Origination and Disbursement (COD) and the National Student Loan Database System (NSLDS).  Apply on-line at:  https://uscjobs.sc.edu/applicants/Central?quickFind=80809.  Application Deadline:  June 26, 2017.  Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.  USCA is an AA/EOE.


TEMPORARY POSITIONS

Part-Time Faculty - Sociology

The Department of Sociology seeks applications from qualified individuals to teach introduction to sociology on a part-time, temporary basis. Master’s degree, including at least 18 graduate credit hours in sociology, is required. Please submit a cover letter, vitae, names and contact information for three references, and unofficial transcripts to Dr. Doug Kuck, Chair, Department of Sociology, 471 University Parkway, Aiken, SC 29801. E-mail: dougk@usca.edu Ph.: 803-641-3210. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.  USC Aiken is an AA/EOE.


 

Part-Time Faculty - Math

Part-time instructor needed to teach lower level math courses at University of South Carolina Aiken beginning August 20, 2015. Master’s degree in mathematics or a closely related field with at least 18 graduate hours in mathematics. Teaching experience preferred. Send letter of application, resume, graduate and undergraduate transcripts, and 3 letters of reference to:

Dr. Mohammad Hailat, Dept. of Mathematical Sciences, University of South Carolina Aiken, 471 University Pkwy., Aiken SC 29801. 803-641-3446. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.  USC Aiken is an AA/EOE.


Part-Time Faculty - Communication

The Department of Communication seeks applications from qualified individuals to teach public speaking and/or interpersonal communication on a part-time, temporary basis. Master’s degree, including at least 18 graduate credit hours in communication, is required. Please submit a cover letter, vitae, names and contact information for three references, and unofficial transcripts to Dr. Charmaine Wilson, Chair, Department of Communications, 471 University Parkway, Aiken, SC 29801. E-mail: charw@usca.edu. Ph.: 803-641-3546. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.  USC Aiken is an AA/EOE.

 
 

UNCLASSIFIED POSITIONS 

 

Library Instruction Coordinator (Twelve-month, tenure-track Assistant Professorship) - Library

Responsibilities:  provide leadership for the library instruction program; collaborate with campus faculty to integrate information literacy into the university curriculum; teach and coordinate library instruction classes; lead new initiatives and keep current with best practices in information literacy and library instruction; address distance education needs; and provide outreach to the community.  Also responsible for delivery of general reference service which may include evening and weekend hours.

Requirements:  ALA-accredited MLS and three years of recent significant library instruction experience in an academic library; working knowledge of learning theory, instructional design and technology, instructional assessment, and course management software such as Blackboard; ability to mentor other librarians on teaching techniques, curriculum planning, and delivery of instruction; excellent interpersonal and communication skills; evidence of professional scholarship in library instruction and information literacy; and strong interest in campus and professional service.  The successful candidate will also possess:  expertise in the use of traditional and Web-based resources; ability to teach in a variety of settings and formats; strong commitment to public service and teamwork; ability to work collaboratively; familiarity with information technology and its applications in an academic setting, and knowledge of “best practices” in academic libraries.  Salary dependent upon experience.  Position available August 1, 2017.  Apply online at:  https://uscjobs.sc.edu/applicants/Central?quickFind=81127Position will close June 26, 2017.  Only complete files will be reviewed.  In addition to the online application, send copies of transcripts and 3 letters of recommendation to Prof. Natalia Bowdoin, Library Instruction Coordinator Search Committee Chair, Gregg-Graniteville Library, University of South Carolina Aiken, 471 University Parkway, Aiken, South Carolina 29801.  USC Aiken seeks to attract and retain a diverse faculty consistent with its diverse student body and the diversity in the surrounding community.  USCA is an AA/EOE.


Documents Librarian (Twelve month, non-tenure track, Instructor of Library Science) - Library

Responsibilities:  Manage federal and state documents collection; provide reference services for government documents collections and the main library collections; participate actively in the information literacy instruction program and collection development; plan and update relevant library research guides; participate actively in Library and campus planning and governance through committee service; some supervisory responsibilities. Minimum Qualifications:  Master of Library Science or Master of Library and Information Science from an ALA accredited program; experience in the use of traditional and Web-based library resources; strong commitment in public service and teamwork; ability to work collaboratively; excellent organizational, oral and written communication skills; familiarity with information technology and its applications in an academic setting.  Preferred Qualifications:  experience with government documents collections and knowledge of and experience with reference, library instruction, and collection development; knowledge of assessment trends, knowledge of best practices in academic libraries; evidence of a strong commitment to remain current in library and information science.

The University of South Carolina Aiken (USC Aiken) is a comprehensive university within the University of South Carolina system.  As a comprehensive institution with a focus on the liberal arts and sciences, it offers undergraduate and master’s degrees in 47 programs of study.  With a 15:1 student/faculty ratio, USC Aiken is committed to active learning through excellence in teaching, undergraduate research, scholarship, and civic engagement.  As a result, USC Aiken is ranked the #1 public regional college in the South by U.S. News & World Report’s guide “America’s Best Colleges.”  2017 marks USC Aiken’s 19th consecutive ranking among the top three colleges in this category and its 12th time in first place. USCA is also a recipient of The Chronicle of Higher Education’s “Best Place to Work” designation, with special recognition for collaborative governance, and has also been designated a Military-Friendly School by Victory Media, Best for Vets by the Military Times, and a Top School in Military Advanced Education & Transition's 2016 Guide to Colleges & Universities

Founded in 1961, USC Aiken is situated on 453 acres, with an enrollment of approximately 3,500 students from 29 states and 23 countries. The campus is located one hour from Columbia (SC), thirty minutes from Augusta (GA) and within three hours of Charleston (SC), Atlanta (GA), Charlotte (NC), Hilton Head (SC), and the Appalachian Mountains. Learn more about USC Aiken at www.usca.edu.

Apply online at https://uscjobs.sc.edu/applicants/Central?quickFind=80820.  Send three letters of recommendation to Professor Deborah Tritt, Chair, Documents Librarian Search Committee, USC Aiken, 471 University Parkway, Aiken, SC 290801.  Email:  deboraht@usca.eduReview of completed applications begins immediately and continues until position is filled.  USCA seeks to attract and retain a diverse faculty consistent with its diverse student body and surrounding community.  Women and minorities are encouraged to apply USCA is an AA/EOE.

 


Assistant Professor of Nursing

One full-time, 9 month, faculty position (Assistant Professor, tenure track) at the University of South Carolina Aiken School of Nursing beginning January 2018.  Qualifications:  Doctorate in nursing, education, or related discipline, possession of/ eligible for unencumbered South Carolina and Georgia nursing licenses.  Licenses must be obtained by January 2018. Individuals with nursing academic experience encouraged to apply. Recent teaching, teaching in theoretical/writing courses, clinical instruction experience, women’s health experience, and online teaching desirable.  Experience in and ability to teach in a variety of different courses preferred.  Applicants must be able to perform all duties of a clinical instructor in various settings including, but not limited to, physical requirements. 

The University of South Carolina Aiken (USC Aiken) is a comprehensive university within the University of South Carolina system.  As a comprehensive institution with a focus on the liberal arts and sciences, it offers undergraduate and master’s degrees in 47 programs of study.  With a 15:1 student/faculty ratio, USC Aiken is committed to active learning through excellence in teaching, undergraduate research, scholarship, and civic engagement.  As a result, USC Aiken is ranked the #1 public regional college in the South by U.S. News & World Report’s guide “America’s Best Colleges.”  2017 marks USC Aiken’s 19th consecutive ranking among the top three colleges in this category and its 12th time in first place. USCA is also a recipient of The Chronicle of Higher Education’s “Best Place to Work” designation, with special recognition for collaborative governance, and has also been designated a Military-Friendly School by Victory Media, Best for Vets by the Military Times, and a Top School in Military Advanced Education & Transition's 2016 Guide to Colleges & Universities. 

Apply online at:  https://uscjobs.sc.edu/applicants/Central?quickFind=80826. Send official transcripts of academic work and three letters of recommendation to Dr. Betty Abraham-Settles, Chair of Faculty Search Committee, USC Aiken, 471 University Parkway, Aiken, S.C. 29801. Email:  bettya@usca.edu.  Review of completed applications begins immediately and continues until position is filled.  USCA seeks to attract and retain a diverse faculty consistent with its diverse student body and surrounding community.  Men and minorities are encouraged to apply. USCA is an AA/EOE.


USC Aiken seeks to attract and retain a diverse faculty consistent with its diverse student body and the diversity in the surrounding community.  

All permanent positions have to be applied for on-line. 

No paper applications will be accepted.