Instructor of Statistics

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Logo Posting Number TMP00537PO18 Classification Title Instructor Internal Title Instructor of Statistics Campus Columbia 01 College/Division College of Arts and Sciences Department Statistics Salary $42,000.00 Location of Vacancy Part/Full Time Full Time Hours per week 37.5 Work Schedule

Course Workload is 4:4

Type of Temporary Position Adjunct Faculty Job Search Category Temporary Faculty

About UofSC

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.

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 Statistics to teach four courses elementary (100-level and 200-level) statistics classes per major semester. Some of the classes may be large (up to 200 students) sections taught with the support of graduate instructional assistants. Service responsibilities will include supervising graduate students and other service activities related to elementary statistics instruction.


Master's Degree in Statistics and evidence of instructional excellence. PhD preferred. Familiarity with classroom technology, online course management systems, and distributed learning is preferred.

Posting Detail Information

Number of Vacancies 1 Desired Start Date 08/16/2018 Proposed End Date 05/15/2019 Job Open Date 03/28/2018 Job Close Date Open Until Filled Yes Special Instructions to Applicant

Candidates must complete an application and upload a CV, letter stating interest in the position, teaching philosophy, and a list of three references with contact information by visiting this link:

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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.

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

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    1. Cover Letter
    2. Teaching Portfolio
    3. List of References and Contact Information
    4. Curriculum Vitae
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      Posted: 3/28/2018
      Application Due: 5/27/2018
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