Biomedical Engineering Program Instructor

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Logo Posting Number FAC00120PO17 Classification Title Instructor Internal Title Biomedical Engineering Program Instructor Campus Columbia 01 College/Division College of Engineering and Computing Department College of Engineering and Computing Advertised Salary Range Salary commensurate with qualifications Location of Vacancy Part/Full Time Full Time Hours per week 37.5 Hours per year 1950 Position Category Full-time Equivalent (FTE) Basis 11 months Work County Richland 40 Tenure Information Non-Tenure-Track Job Search Category Other

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The University of South Carolina System is comprised of the state's flagship university in Columbia (founded in 1801 and currently one of the top 50 "Best Colleges" according to U.S. News and World Report), three regional comprehensive universities (USC Aiken, USC Beaufort and USC Upstate), and Palmetto College consisting of four two-year campuses (USC Lancaster, USC Salkehatchie, USC Sumter, USC Union and Fort Jackson/Extended University). Together, the USC System institutions offer more than 450 degree programs on campus and online and are uniquely positioned to meet the state's educational, cultural, health and research needs. The System employs nearly 14,000 people who work daily to improve the lives of students, fellow South Carolinians and the world. Our diverse engaged faculty and staff enjoy a dynamic and intellectually stimulating work environment.

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The University of South Carolina (UofSC), through the State of SC and Public Employee Benefit Authority (PEBA), offers state employees a valuable benefits package, including health and life insurance, generous paid leave and retirement programs. To learn more about UofSC benefits, access the benefits section on the Applicant Portal.

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Advertised Job Summary

The Biomedical Engineering Program at the University of South Carolina ( is seeking applications for two full-time Instructors. Instructors will teach courses within the Biomedical Engineering Program, which may include introductory courses, software applications, bioinstrumentation, biotranport, bioelectronics, biomechanics, biomaterials, biomolecular kinetics, and design. Duties will also include participation in student engagement activities such as student advising and recruitment and service on program committees. The Biomedical Engineering Program offers BS, ME, MS, and PhD degrees and currently supports over 350 undergraduate and graduate students as well as a faculty comprising over 20 members spanning the College of Engineering and Computing and School of Medicine. In 2016, ranked Columbia as the third best college town. The temperate climate, the family friendly and resurgent city, the proximity to beaches and mountains, and the traditions and beauty of an historic university with forward-leaning benefits and practices, provide for a high quality of life. Review of applications will begin November, 2017 and continue until positions are filled. Expected start date is January, 2018.

Required Education and Experience

PhD in Biomedical Engineering or another relevant field of engineering or computing.

Preferred Qualifications

Relevant teaching experience or industrial experience is preferred.

Posting Detail Information

Desired Start Date Job Open Date 10/15/2017 Job Close Date Open Until Filled Yes Special Instructions to Applicant

Interested applicants will apply online at with: (1) cover letter, (2) curriculum vitae, (3) concise description of teaching interests (to be submitted as a supporting document), and (4) names and contact information of 3-5 references.

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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, veteran status or genetics.

Position Attributes

Safety Sensitive or Security Sensitive No

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    1. Cover Letter
    2. Curriculum Vitae
    3. Other Supporting Documents
    4. List of References and Contact Information
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      Posted: 2/28/2018
      Application Due: 4/29/2018
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