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CLASSIFIED POSITIONS

 

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

 

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: April 12, 2015.  Women and Minorities are encouraged to apply.  USCA is an AA/EOE.

 

 

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.

Interlibrary Loan Manager (Library Manager I), Minimum Salary $31,805/year, Library

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 Interlibrary Loan Manager.  The ILL Manager reports directly to the Director of the Library.  The successful candidate must have a Master's degree in Library Science or a related field, or hold a Bachelor's degree in Library Science and two years of library experience.  Master’s degree in Library Science must be from an ALA accredited college or university.

The successful candidate should possess strong interpersonal and communication skills and will work closely with students, faculty, and staff;  keen attention to detail; knowledge and proficiency in systems used in the performance of job duties, e.g. ARIEL, ILLIAD, Innovative Interfaces Millenium, OCLC, Microsoft Office Suite, and other web-based software; ability to perform research; ability to work independently. Duties to include: managing the daily operation of interlibrary loan and PASCAL Delivers, including receipt, processing document delivery, etc.; providing general reference assistance to patrons using the Internet, electronic resources, the online catalog, and traditional print resources; training of student assistants and patrons in the use of technology necessary to perform the job and to conduct successful research; maintaining communication with USC System Libraries and other libraries with which USCA does business; generating relevant statistics for reporting purposes; maintaining a current copyright compliance file for journal articles. Apply on-line at:  https://uscjobs.sc.edu/applicants/Central?quickFind=75713Applications accepted until position is filled.  Women and Minorities are encouraged to apply.  USCA is an AA/EOE.

 

Assistant Director of Financial Aid (Student Services Program Coordinator II), $33,395 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 Assistant Director of Financial Aid.  The successful candidate must have a Master's degree in Student Personnel Services or a related field and one year experience or a Bachelor's degree and three or more years of related financial aid experience, strong supervisory and interpersonal skills, keen attention to detail, familiarity with enterprise-type systems such as Banner, and literacy with MS office and PC applications. Additionally, preference will be given to those with experience in Institutional Methodology (IM), Common Origination and Disbursement (COD), and Direct Loan and Student Employment processing in Banner. Candidate must have excellent administrative, interpersonal, organizational, and communication abilities.The Chronicle Great College to Work For 2013

Duties to include:  Supervising and assisting the counseling team with reviewing the case load of financial aid applicants and assisting in the administration of federal, state, and institutional financial aid funds and services. The Assistant Director assists in providing training and support to assigned staff and ensures compliance with relevant regulatory requirements as mandated by the federal, state, and institutional governments. The Assistant Director is responsible for managing the policy and procedures related to the USC Aiken Office of Financial Aid Satisfactory Academic Progress Policy (SAP), responsible for overseeing and determining a student’s standing related to SAP, and works as a liaison with the University’s Financial Aid Committee on SAP Appeals. The Assistant Director is responsible for overseeing NSLDS transfer/monitoring compliance. The Assistant Director also assists with reviewing technical processes and general operations of the financial aid office.

Apply on-line at:  https://uscjobs.sc.edu/applicants/Central?quickFind=74303Applications accepted until position is filled.  Women and Minorities are encouraged to apply.  USCA is an AA/EOE.

 

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.

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: 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. 

 

DEAN, SCHOOL OF BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION

The University of South Carolina Aiken (USCA) invites applications for the position of Dean, School of Business Administration (position starting date, July 2015).  A senior institution of the University of South Carolina System, USCA is ranked by U.S. News and World Report as the number one comprehensive, public baccalaureate institution in the South, and enrolls approximately 3,400 students.  USCA was also recognized in the Chronicle of Higher Education’s annual list of Great Colleges to Work For in 2013 and 2014. USCA is located one hour from Columbia, SC and thirty minutes from Augusta, GA. Aiken is noted for its famous thoroughbred horses, numerous parks and golf courses, wonderful weather, spacious avenues, and stately homes, built during an era when the city rivaled Palm Beach as one of the most renowned winter colonies in America. 

The School of Business Administration is AACSB accredited and has 19 full-time faculty, including five endowed faculty positions.  Located in a state-of-the art facility, the School of Business Administration enrolls approximately 500 students, with undergraduate business concentrations in accounting, finance, management, and marketing on the USCA campus.  The management concentration is also offered off-site at the USC Sumter two-year campus and through Palmetto College, the new USC System initiative for online upper-level degree completion programs. In addition, the School will launch a new MBA for STEM and Liberal Arts in Fall 2015, which will be offered on a part-time basis in the evenings, and only admit students who do not possess an undergraduate business degree.

Candidates must demonstrate performance and potential in the following areas:

  • Substantial higher education administrative experience at the departmental level or above
  • Sufficient experience with AACSB to provide leadership and support for re-accreditation
  • An ability to foster faculty development in the full range of teaching, research, and service
  • The ability to understand and leverage the role of the School of Business within the context of the larger University
  • The ability to build and maintain strong relationships across the campus with Academic Leadership, Deans, and Department Chairs from other disciplines
  • The ability to build strategic relationships with the business community and to attract external funding
  • Ph.D. or DBA in a business-related field from an AACSB accredited institution with a record that justifies tenure at the rank of Professor

 

Applicants must complete an online application at https://uscjobs.sc.edu/applicants/Central?quickFind=75476 and submit the following through the site:

  • Letter of Interest
  • Current  Vita
  • Other supporting documents

 

In addition, applicants must submit via mail (not electronic) the following items before being invited for a campus visit:

  • Official Transcript (required before campus visit)
  • Three current letters of recommendation

All applications will be dealt with confidentially, and references will not be contacted until advanced stages of screening.  Files will be reviewed starting January 2, 2015, and the search will continue until the position is filled.  All materials should be sent to:  

Dr. Michael Ritchie, Chair

School of Business Administration Search Committee

The University of South Carolina Aiken

471 University Parkway

Aiken, SC  29801

michaelr@usca.edu

USCA is strongly committed to increasing diversity.  Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.  An Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer.

 

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.

 

 

Assistant Professor of Management

The University of South Carolina Aiken (USCA) invites qualified candidates to apply for a tenure-track, Assistant Professor of Management position (starting date: August 15, 2015).  Candidates must be willing and able to teach upper level and MBA courses in information systems and operations management in both traditional and online settings. They should also demonstrate evidence of ability to publish peer-reviewed journal articles in their teaching field.  Previous university teaching experience is preferred and candidates must be willing to perform service work.  Candidate must possess a doctorate in management from an AACSB accredited institution; ABD candidates meeting the same qualifications will also be considered. 

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.

The School of Business Administration at USCA is AACSB accredited, employs 16 full-time faculty members, and maintains five endowed faculty positions.  The School enrolls over 500 students and offers undergraduate business concentrations in accounting, finance, management, and marketing on the USCA campus.  The management concentration is also offered offsite at the USC Sumter two-year campus and through Palmetto College, the new USC System initiative for online upper level degree completion programs. In addition, the School will launch a new MBA for STEM and Liberal Arts in Fall 2015, which will be offered on a part-time basis in the evenings, and only admit students who do not possess an undergraduate business degree.

Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. Submit employment application, cover letter, an unofficial copy of all graduate transcripts, curriculum vitae, and names and contact information of three professional references online at https://uscjobs.sc.edu/applicants/Central?quickFind=75187.  In addition, three current letters of recommendation, official copies of graduate and undergraduate transcripts, and evidence of teaching effectiveness will be required prior to any campus visit. School representatives anticipate conducting interviews at the Decision Sciences Institute meetings in Tampa in November. Please contact the search committee chair, Dr. Paul Newsom at pauln@usca.edu or by phone at 803-641-3229 with any questions.

USCA is strongly committed to increasing diversity, and is an Affirmative Action Equal Opportunity Employer.  Minorities and women are encouraged to apply.

 

Assistant Professor of Education (Early Literacy Education)

Full-time Assistant Professor of Literacy Education. Requirements include a Ph.D. in Literacy Education or related field; a minimum of three years PK-6 teaching experience; demonstrated effective teaching; and collaborative and applied research in school settings. Grant writing skills and demonstrated or emerging record of professional publication preferred. Responsibilities include teaching early childhood and elementary literacy and assessment courses; field-based supervision; academic advisement; ongoing university and community service; pursuit of grant opportunities; and sustained scholarly activities. Must be willing to travel to satellite campuses to teach. Experience working in a PDS setting preferred. Position starts January 1, 2015. Salary commensurate with experience.

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 on- line at https://uscjobs.sc.edu/applicants/Central?quickFind=75009 and send hard copies of transcripts, three letters of reference, and supporting documents to Dr. Windy Schweder, School of Education, USCA, 471 University Parkway, Aiken, SC 29801.

Review of applications will begin November 1 and will continue until the position is filled. USCA is a senior institution in the University of South Carolina System. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply. USCA is an AA/EOE.

Assistant Professor/Instructor of Education (Early Childhood)

Tenure-track Assistant Professor/Instructor beginning August 16, 2015.  Qualifications:  Doctorate in early childhood required for tenure track; Master's Degree in Education for Instructor; minimum of three years of public school teaching experience in grades PK-3.  Responsibilities: teaching early childhood courses; teaching and supervising teaching interns; engaging in scholarly research; and providing service to the University, public schools, and profession. Experience with professional development schools preferred. 

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 on-line at:  https://uscjobs.sc.edu/applicants/Central?quickFind=75052.  Send hard copies of undergraduate and graduate transcripts and three current letters of recommendation to Dr. Sally McClellan, School of Education, University of South Carolina Aiken, 471 University Pkwy, Aiken, SC  29801. Review of files begins November 1 and will continue until position is filled.  Women and minorities are encouraged to apply. USCA is an AA/EOE.

Assistant Professor/Instructor of Education (Educational Psychology/Special Education)

The School of Education at USC Aiken is seeking dynamic, innovative, and collaboration-oriented applicants for a position as Assistant Professor (tenure-track) or Instructor (non-tenure track) with expertise in educational psychology; special education and/or ESOL experience preferred. Prior successful college teaching experience is desirable. Position starts August 16, 2015.

Requirements include:  a doctorate in Education (for tenure-track) or master’s degree in Education (for non-tenure track), demonstrated effective teaching, along with collaborative and applied research in school settings.  Faculty members are expected to engage in the full range of teaching, research, and service activities. 

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Teaching
  • Student Advisement
  • Field-based Supervision
  • Travel to off-campus Professional Development School sites

Required Qualifications

Applicants should hold an earned doctorate (for tenure-track) or a master’s (for non-tenure track) in a field related to Education. We seek candidates who have demonstrated leadership in the field, or have the potential to do so. Successful candidates will have a demonstrated commitment to diversity and cross-disciplinary collaboration.·        

Preferred Qualifications

Applicants should have expertise related to P-12 teacher education, as well as innovative research. Preference will be given to applicants with P-12 teaching experience. We also welcome applicants who would bring expertise in diversity and equity related to education.

  • Experience in Special Education (or “Experience working with students who have exceptional learning needs in P-12 and/or related settings”)
  • P-12 teaching experience
  • Demonstrated or emerging record of professional publication
  • Use of instructional technology
  • Knowledge and experience with on-line instruction
  • Excellent oral, written, and interpersonal communication skills

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 on-line at:  https://uscjobs.sc.edu/applicants/Central?quickFind=75088.  Send hard copies of undergraduate and graduate transcripts and three current letters of recommendation to Dr. Bridget Coleman, School of Education, University of South Carolina Aiken, 471 University Pkwy, Aiken, SC  29801. Review of files begins November 1 and will continue until position is filled.  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.