Instructor

Location
Columbia, SC
Posted
Jul 12, 2017
Position Type
Tenured & Tenure-Track
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution


Posting Details
Posting Summary


Posting Number TMP00030PO17 Classification Title Instructor Internal Title Instructor Campus Columbia 01 College/Division College of Arts and Sciences Department Philosophy Salary $42,000 Location of Vacancy Part/Full Time Full Time Hours per week 37.5 Work Schedule Type of Temporary Position Adjunct Faculty Job Search Category Faculty-Non-Tenured

About UofSC

The University of South Carolina is a premiere flagship research institution in South Carolina and one of the top 50 “Best Colleges” according to U.S. News and World Report. With more than 46,000 students on eight campuses, the University of South Carolina is a leader in improving the lives of individuals in South Carolina and around the world. Founded in 1801, the University of South Carolina employs almost 14,000 people. At the University of South Carolina, our employees include some of the brightest minds and most accomplished professionals in the world. The diversity of thought and active engagement of our colleagues makes for a dynamic and interesting work environment. The University has been named a best place to work, and a big part of that is the people. Our diverse faculty and staff embody a dedication to serve our students, so that a job becomes a passion with no limits.



Benefits for Temporary Positions

The University of South Carolina (UofSC), through the State of SC and Public Employee Benefit Authority (PEBA), offers temporary employees expected to work at least 30 hours per week health and life insurance, flexible spending accounts and retirement programs. To learn more about UofSC benefits, access the benefits section on the Applicant Portal.



Position Description

Advertised Job Summary

The University of South Carolina invites applications for one full-time instructor in the Department of Philosophy to teach four courses per semester (8 courses for the academic year). This is a nine-month appointment, beginning August 16, 2017 and ending May 15, 2018.

Qualifications

Candidates must have a Ph.D. in hand at the time of application.The department strongly prefers candidates with a significant history of successful teaching and with experience teaching courses that incorporate speech and rhetoric into their courses in a substantial way. Experience teaching ethics and especially professional ethics, including especially engineering ethics, is also a significant positive factor.



Posting Detail Information

Number of Vacancies Desired Start Date 08/16/2017 Proposed End Date 05/15/2018 Job Open Date 07/07/2017 Job Close Date 07/24/2017 Open Until Filled No Special Conditions for Eligibility

In addition to a required cover letter, cv, and teaching portfolio, three letters of recommendation are required for this position. Please submit all letters of recommendation to Hannahya@mailbox.sc.edu. All other required documents should be uploaded as an applicant document.

Quicklink for Posting http://uscjobs.sc.edu/postings/16385 EEO Statement

The University of South Carolina does not discriminate in educational or employment opportunities on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender, age, disability, veteran status or genetics.



Position Attributes

Hazardous weather category Non-Essential Safety/Security Sensitive or Requires a CDL No

Supplemental Questions

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Applicant Documents
Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Curriculum Vitae
  3. Teaching Portfolio
Optional Documents
  1. Letter of Recommendation 1
  2. Letter of Recommendation 2
  3. Letter of Recommendation 3

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