Assistant Professor

Columbia, SC
Apr 09, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Job Title Assistant Professor

Internal Title


Band Unclassified

Requisition Number 011248

Minimum Salary Salary commensurate with qualifications.

Salary Range

Pay Basis 9 months

Department Environmental Health Sciences

Campus USC Columbia

Expected Fill Date

Job Posting Date 12-08-2016

Reopen Date

Minimum Posting Period Ends 12-14-2016

Job Close Date

Type of Position

Job Type Full-Time

Job Category Faculty

If Research Grant/Time Limited, indicate the benefits provided
Health Insurance
Sick Leave

Job Description
The Department of Environmental Health Sciences (ENHS) in the Arnold School of Public Health (ASPH) at the University of South Carolina (UofSC) invites applications for a tenure-track position at the assistant professor level in the area of Systems Biology. We seek a systems biologist with research/teaching expertise and interests in environmental health or highly cognate disciplines. The candidate should have expertise in computational and/or modeling approaches to examine (sub-)cellular, organismal or ecosystem-level biological responses to environmental pollutants, pathogens, or perturbations. The strongest candidates will demonstrate the ability to integrate multiple types of experimental data and complement the existing departmental strengths in microbiology, toxicology, and nanoscience. Collaborations with faculty in ENHS and UofSC, as well as externally, are expected.

Minimum Qualifications
Applicants must have a PhD in an appropriate field of study, such as Environmental Health Sciences, Biology or a related field.

Preferred Qualifications
Preferred candidates will have completed one year of post-doctoral experience, have the ability to establish an innovative, externally-funded research program, and to develop specialty graduate/undergraduate courses in the area of expertise.

Documents which must be associated with this posting
Cover Letter
Statement of Teaching & Research Interests

Special Instructions to Applicants

SOC Code


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