Employment Opportunities


CLASSIFIED POSITIONS

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Assistant Director of Global Studies and Multicultural Engagement, Student Services Program Coordinator II, Minimum Salary $ 31,182 per year, Student Life & Services

USCA seeks an Assistant Director of Global Studies and Multicultural Engagement to create a comprehensive diversity programming model for the campus community.  Includes advising a mentoring program for minority students and working cooperatively with other campus departments involved in the recruitment and retention of minority students; work to develop programs which would assist with the transition of international and minority students to the campus and Aiken community; and assists with advising student planning groups.  Includes the supervision of student employees.  Master’s degree in higher education administration, student personnel, or related area, OR Bachelor’s degree and two years professional experience in student affairs is required.  Some evening and weekend work required.  Review of applications will begin on March 14th and will continue until filled.  Apply online at: https://uscjobs.sc.edu/applicants/Central?quickFind=73323.  For more information, e-mail Ahmed Samaha, Assistant Vice Chancellor of Student Life, at ahmeds@usca.edu or call (803) 641-3411.  USCA is an AA/EOE.  Women and minorities are encouraged to apply. 

 

 

TEMPORARY POSITIONS

 

Adjunct Math Instructor Position

The University of South Carolina Aiken invites applications for an adjunct Instructor of mathematics to teach lower level math courses beginning August 22, 2014. An M.S. in mathematics or at least 18 graduate hours in math is required. Teaching experience preferred. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. To apply please email copies of transcripts of undergraduate and graduate study, and three letters of recommendation to: mohammadh@usca.edu or mail to: Dr. Mohammad Hailat, Mathematical Sciences Department, USC Aiken, 471 University Parkway, Aiken, SC 29801.  Minority candidates are encouraged to apply. 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: William Harpine, Chair, Department of Communications, 471 University Parkway, Aiken, SC 29801. E-mail: williamh@usca.edu. Ph.: 803-641-3604. USC Aiken is an AA/EOE.
 

Part-Time Faculty (Art)

Part-time teaching opportunities available in Art History for the Fall Semester (2013).  [Surveys and 20th Century available.]  Master’s degree required (minimum).  Contact Prof. Jack Benjamin, USC Aiken, 803-641-3327 for more information.  Women and minority candidates are encouraged to apply. USC Aiken is an AA/EOE.

 

UNCLASSIFIED POSITIONS 

 

Instructor of English

The University of South Carolina Aiken, a senior institution in the University of South Carolina system, seeks candidates for the full-time, non-tenure track position of Instructor of English beginning January 2015.  Qualifications:  minimum of Master’s Degree and documented evidence of excellence in teaching college-level composition; some expertise/experience in teaching ESL students and/or writing in the workplace a plus.  Teaching load: 12 hours per semester.  The Department of English offers the B.A. in English; there are currently fourteen full-time faculty members.

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. 

Apply online at:  https://uscjobs.sc.edu/applicants/Central?quickFind=73270.  In addition, please send unofficial transcripts and three letters of recommendation to Dr. Douglas Higbee, Chair, Search Committee, Department of English, USCA, 471 University Parkway, Aiken, SC 29801.  Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.  Inquiries: douglash@usca.edu.  Visit: www.usca.edu.  Minorities and women are encouraged to apply.  USCA is an AA/EOE.

 

Assistant Professor/Associate Professor of Nursing

One full-time, tenure track (Assistant/Associate Professor) faculty position at the University of South Carolina Aiken School of Nursing beginning Spring 2014 or Fall 2014.  Qualifications:  Doctorate in Nursing (DNP or PhD) or related field; possession of/eligible for an unencumbered South Carolina and Georgia Nursing License.  The licenses must be obtained by start date. Individuals with psychiatric-mental health nursing, nurse educator, gerontological nursing, medical-surgical nursing or nursing leadership/administration experience are encouraged to apply.  Recent teaching, clinical experience, online teaching, and research experience desirable.  Applicants must be physically able to perform all duties required of an instructor in various clinical settings.  Apply online at https://uscjobs.sc.edu/applicants/Central?quickFind=71796.  Send three letters of recommendation to Dr. Rebecca Carr, Chair Faculty Search Committee; USCA SON; 471 University Parkway; Aiken, South Carolina 29801.  Email: rebeccac@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 minority candidates are encouraged to apply.  USC Aiken is an AA/EOE.

Instructors of Nursing

Two full-time, non-tenure track BSN faculty positions (Instructor) at the University of South Carolina Aiken School of Nursing, beginning August 2014.  Minimum qualifications:  Master’s degree in nursing; possession of/eligible for an unencumbered South Carolina and Georgia nursing license.  Licenses must be obtained by August 1, 2014.  Preference for applicants with medical-surgical and psychiatric nursing experience; recent teaching and clinical experience 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.

Apply online at:  https://uscjobs.sc.edu/applicants/Central?quickFind=73409.  Send transcripts of academic work and three letters of recommendation to Maureen Bravo, Chair; Faculty Search Committee; USC Aiken; 471 University Parkway; Aiken, S.C. 29801.  Email: maureenb@usca.eduReview of completed applications begins immediately and continues until position filled.  Minority candidates 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.