Employment Opportunities


CLASSIFIED POSITIONS

 

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Enrollment Innovation Officer (Student Services Program Coordinator II), Minimum Salary, $38,166/yr, Enrollment Management

The Enrollment Innovation Officer will serve as a key member of the Enrollment Management leadership team for initiative development and implementation; serve as coordinator for graduate programs; serve as the citizenship and residency officer for the campus as well as supervisor of student immunization compliance process. Candidate must have a Master’s degree in Student Personnel Services or related field and 4 years related experience, or a bachelor's degree and 6 years related experience.  Master’s Degree in higher education or related field; knowledge of university enrollment management practices, familiarity with Ellucian Banner ERP system; technological skills in database management; and knowledge of state requirements pertaining to student residency preferred.  Apply online at:  https://uscjobs.sc.edu/applicants/Central?quickFind=75741Applications accepted until position is filled.  Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.  USCA is an AA/EOE.

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Statistical & Research Analyst II, Minimum $28,752 per year, School of Education (Re-Advertisement)

Creates, coordinates, and maintains databases; handles bookkeeping for grant accounts; requires knowledge of computer data management systems including Microsoft Office & Filemaker Pro; must be able to work with both a Mac & PC platform; and must have good oral and written communication skills. Minimum Requirements:  Bachelor’s degree in statistics or mathematics and 2 years related experience, or equivalency.   Apply on-line at: https://uscjobs.sc.edu/applicants/Central?quickFind=74386Applications accepted until position is filled.  Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.  USCA is an AA/EOE.

Scholarship Program Coordinator (Student Services Program Coordinator II), Minimum Salary $31,805 per year, Financial Aid Department – Extended Deadline

The University of South Carolina Aiken, a public senior institution of the University of South Carolina System is seeking a highly motivated individual for the position of Scholarship Program Coordinator. This position is responsible for leadership in and the management of the USC Aiken Financial Aid office’s administration of SC State scholarships, and ensuring compliance with state, federal, and institutional policy and procedures governing the receipt, processing, and application to student accounts of all these programs.  Will provide support in assisting students and parents regarding financial aid programs and processes. Will assist in the review of financial aid applications and academic scholarship process for all student aid programs, assures accuracy and completeness. Will maintain and update the USC Aiken Financial Aid Office web page. Will assist with other financial aid programs as needed. Candidate must have a Master's degree in Student Personnel Services or related field, or a Bachelor's degree and two years’ experience of related financial aid experience. Knowledge of Federal Title IV program regulations. The ability to establish and maintain working relationships with students, parents, faculty, staff, and co-workers is essential. Must be able to work under pressure and deadlines. Must possess excellent administrative, interpersonal, organizational, and communication abilities.  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 with the State Scholarship Programs (HOPE, LIFE, and Palmetto Fellows).  Apply on-line at:  https://uscjobs.sc.edu/applicants/Central?quickFind=75857Application Deadline: May 17, 2015.  Women and Minorities are encouraged to apply.  USCA is an AA/EOE.

TEMPORARY POSITIONS

 

Student Programs Specialist, $13-14/hour (Temporary, Part-time, 10-20 hours per week, as needed to teach programs), Ruth Patrick Science Education Center – RE-ADVERTISEMENT

The RPSEC Student Programs Specialist will deliver quality, hands-on, inquiry-based science, mathematics, technology programs, and planetarium programs for K-12 students, teachers, and the general public at the Ruth Patrick Science Education Center.  Requires bachelor’s degree in education, science, mathematics, or related field.  At least 2 years of teaching experience preferred. Applicants must have knowledge of education theories, instructional strategies, and curriculum development. Must be able to maintain an orderly classroom environment and establish effective relationships with students, teachers, coworkers and the general public. Must be knowledgeable about, comfortable working with, and capable of taking care of terrestrial animals. Requires flexible hours including weekday mornings and occasional nights and weekends.  Apply online at: https://uscjobs.sc.edu/applicants/Central?quickFind=75734Deadline to apply:  May 3, 2015.  Anticipated Start Date:  August 16, 2015.  Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.  USCA 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. USC Aiken is an AA/EOE.

Part-Time Faculty - Communications

USC Aiken seeks to hire part-time faculty members to teach public speaking and interpersonal communication. Master’s degree, including at least 18 graduate credit hours in communication, is required. Please submit a cover letter, vita, names and contact information for three references, and transcripts to: Charmaine Wilson, Chair, Department of Communications, 471 University Parkway, Aiken, SC 29801. E-mail: charw@usca.edu. Ph.: 803-641-3604. USC Aiken is an AA/EOE.
 

 

UNCLASSIFIED POSITIONS 

 

 

Director of the Library, Gregg-Graniteville Library (Associate Professor/Professor; 12-month, tenure track)

The Director of the Library is responsible for strategic leadership, administrative management and supervision of the Gregg-Graniteville Library at USC Aiken. The Director serves as part of the campus leadership and reports directly to the Executive Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs (EVCAA). Specific responsibilities include working collaboratively with the Library personnel to fulfill the campus’ educational and research mission through the provision of library resources and services; directing the Library’s long-term and strategic planning; fostering cooperative relationships with external stakeholders and agencies to enhance resources and services available to the USC Aiken community, keeping abreast of the latest developments in academic libraries and higher education, particularly developments related to information literacy, assessment, technology, collection development, reference, the liberal arts, and the legal and regulatory requirements for the Federal Depository Library Program; building and sustaining strategic initiatives; participating in campus leadership functions through service on appropriate committees and councils that address administrative, institutional, departmental, and academic issues; developing and administering the Library’s budget and resources; hiring, supervising, evaluating, leading, and mentoring library faculty and staff; participating in the provision of reference services; fostering ongoing professional development for library faculty and staff; and sustaining a scholarly and professional record appropriate to appointment at the Associate Professor level or above.

The University of South Carolina Aiken has consistently ranked among the top three public baccalaureate colleges in the South by U.S. News & World Report’s annual “America’s Best Colleges” guide.  USCA is also a recipient of The Chronicle of Higher Education’s “Best Place To Work” designation, with top honors for collaborative governance and confidence in senior leadership.  Founded in 1961 with generous and enthusiastic support from the local community, USC Aiken has grown to serve more than 3,200 students on its beautiful 453-acre campus.  USC Aiken is a comprehensive liberal arts institution with talented faculty committed to active learning through excellence in teaching, undergraduate research, scholarship, and civic engagement.  A 15:1 student-faculty ratio allows for highly engaged pedagogies with USC Aiken selected as the college of choice by students from 29 states and 20 countries.  According to the National Survey of Student Engagement (NSSE), USC Aiken seniors rank the campus as contributing to their knowledge, skills and personal development at rates significantly higher than other institutions that participate in the survey.  Visit: www.usca.edu.

Required Qualifications:  Master’s degree (MLS/MLIS) from an ALA-accredited LIS Program; minimum of 10 years experience in positions of increasing responsibility, including significant supervisory, leadership, and budgetary and financial management experience; demonstrated record of academic scholarship; demonstrated student-centered approach to librarianship; demonstrated excellence in organizational, communication, and interpersonal skills; and demonstrated commitment to service and teamwork.

Preferred Qualifications:  PhD or additional advanced degree; experience with both technical and public services in an academic library setting; experience with tenure processes, especially mentoring tenured and non-tenured faculty; strong record of success in developing and implementing flexible approaches or innovations amid changes in scholarly communication; experience in seeking grant or other external funding; familiarity with library assessment practices; and knowledge of current issues and trends in information literacy instruction.

Review of files will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Only complete files will be reviewed. Apply online at:  https://uscjobs.sc.edu/applicants/Central?quickFind=75999.   Send all academic transcripts and three (3) letters of recommendation to Dr. Tim Lintner, Director of Library Search Committee Chair, Gregg-Graniteville Library, USC Aiken, 471 University Parkway, Aiken, SC, 29801. Minorities and women are encouraged to apply.  USCA is an AA/EOE.

 

 

Assistant or Associate Professor of Nursing

The University of South Carolina Aiken School of Nursing invites applications for one full-time, 9-month, tenure-track position beginning August 2015.  Masters in Nursing required with an earned Doctorate in Nursing or related field required by the time of appointment.  Primary teaching responsibility in a BSN program, with an expectation of teaching nursing research as well as having clinical responsibilities.  Individuals with acute care and/or medical-surgical backgrounds are encouraged to apply. Teaching and research experience are desirable.  Applicants must be physically able to perform all duties required of a clinical instructor in various clinical settings. 

The University of South Carolina Aiken has consistently ranked among the top three public baccalaureate colleges in the South by U.S. News & World Report’s annual “America’s Best Colleges” guide.  USCA is also a recipient of The Chronicle of Higher Education’s “Best Place To Work” designation, with top honors for collaborative governance and confidence in senior leadership.  Founded in 1961 with generous and enthusiastic support from the local community, USC Aiken has grown to serve more than 3,200 students on its beautiful 453-acre campus.  USC Aiken is a comprehensive liberal arts institution with talented faculty committed to active learning through excellence in teaching, undergraduate research, scholarship, and civic engagement.  A 15:1 student-faculty ratio allows for highly engaged pedagogies with USC Aiken selected as the college of choice by students from 29 states and 20 countries.  According to the National Survey of Student Engagement (NSSE), USC Aiken seniors rank the campus as contributing to their knowledge, skills and personal development at rates significantly higher than other institutions that participate in the survey.  Visit: www.usca.edu.

Apply online at:  https://uscjobs.sc.edu/applicants/Central?quickFind=75963Send transcripts and three letters of reference to Dr. Joyce Pompey, Chair, Search Committee, School of Nursing, USC Aiken, 471 University Parkway, Aiken, SC 29801.  Review of applications begins immediately and continues until position is filled.  Minority candidates encouraged to apply.  USCA is an AA/EOE. 

 

 

Instructor of Biology

The Department of Biology and Geology at USC Aiken is seeking applicants for a full-time Instructor to teach human Anatomy and Physiology. Master’s degree in related field required; PhD and prior teaching at the university-level preferred.  Start date: August 2015. 

The University of South Carolina Aiken has consistently ranked among the top three public baccalaureate colleges in the South, and was recently ranked #1 in the 2015 Best Colleges for Veterans category, both by U.S. News & World Report’s annual “America’s Best Colleges” guide.  USCA is also a recipient of The Chronicle of Higher Education’s “Best Place To Work” designation, with top honors for collaborative governance and confidence in senior leadership.  Founded in 1961 with generous and enthusiastic support from the local community, USC Aiken has grown to serve more than 3,200 students on its beautiful 453-acre campus.  USC Aiken is a comprehensive liberal arts institution with talented faculty committed to active learning through excellence in teaching, undergraduate research, scholarship, and civic engagement.  A 15:1 student-faculty ratio allows for highly engaged pedagogies with USC Aiken selected as the college of choice by students from 29 states and 20 countries.  According to the National Survey of Student Engagement (NSSE), USC Aiken seniors rank the campus as contributing to their knowledge, skills and personal development at rates significantly higher than other institutions that participate in the survey.  Visit:  www.usca.edu.

Review of applications will begin on March 1, 2015 and continue until the positon is filled. Apply online at https://uscjobs.sc.edu/applicants/Central?quickFind=75533 and include a cover letter, curriculum vitae, and teaching philosophy.  Have three reference letters sent to Dr. Michelle Vieyra, Department of Biology and Geology, 471 University Parkway, Aiken, SC 29801.  Women 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.