Tenure-Track Assistant Professor



Posting Details
Posting Summary

Logo Posting Number FAC00001PO18 Classification Title Assistant Professor Internal Title Tenure-Track Assistant Professor Campus School of Medicine Columbia 01 College/Division School of Medicine Columbia Department School of Medicine Cell Biology and Anatomy Advertised Salary Range $80,000-$100,000 Location of Vacancy Part/Full Time Full Time Hours per week 37.5 Hours per year 1950 Position Category Full-time Equivalent (FTE) Basis 12 months Work County Richland 40 Tenure Information Tenure-Track/Tenured Job Search Category Faculty

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Position Description

Advertised Job Summary

The Department of Cell Biology and Anatomy at the University of South Carolina School of Medicine invites applications for a tenure-track position at the rank of Assistant Professor. The Department of Cell Biology and Anatomy has an energetic group of faculty with research expertise in cardiovascular development and disease, regenerative medicine, biomaterials, reproductive biology and extracellular matrix. Successful candidates are expected to establish an externally-funded research program of national and international prominence. Applicants are also expected to have teaching interests and experience that allow integration into departmental educational responsibilities. Faculty in the department teach highly respected courses in human anatomy, histology, cell biology, biochemistry, microscopy and other areas in the medical, graduate and undergraduate educational programs of the university. Departmental teaching responsibilities include participation in the Biomedical Engineering Program. This is a rapidly growing program that trains over 350 undergraduate and graduate students and is comprised of over fifty core and affiliate faculty members in the School of Medicine and College of Engineering and Computing. Successful applicants are expected to have research and teaching interests that warrant participation as affiliate or core faculty in this program.

Required Education and Experience

Applicants must have a PhD and postdoctoral experience in a research area that integrates with the focus areas of the department. Teaching interests and experience that allow integration into departmental educational responsibilities is also expected.

Preferred Qualifications

Posting Detail Information

Desired Start Date 02/01/2018 Job Open Date 01/08/2018 Job Close Date Open Until Filled Yes Special Instructions to Applicant

This position is open until filled. This employment site is updated on a regular basis. The length of the recruitment and screening process may vary from position to position, depending upon a variety of factors. Should review of your qualifications result in a decision to pursue your candidacy, you will be contacted by phone or email.

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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, protected veteran status or genetics.



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    Applicant Documents
    Required Documents
    1. Cover Letter
    2. Curriculum Vitae
    3. List of References and Contact Information
    4. Research Statement
    Optional Documents

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