Assistant Professor of English

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Logo Posting Number FAC00258PO18 Advertised Title Assistant Professor of English Campus Salkehatchie College/Division USC Salkehatchie College/Division Department USC Salkehatchie Palmetto College Advertised Salary Range $40,000-$42,500; Salary is commensurate with education and experience Location of Vacancy Part/Full Time Full Time Hours per Week Position Category Full-time Equivalent (FTE) Basis 9 months Work County Colleton Tenure Information Tenure-Track/Tenured Job Search Category 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.

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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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This position normally requires the teaching of 24 credit hours year, but to facilitate scholarship, tenure-track faculty receive a three (3) credit-hour reduction and typically teach twelve (12) credit hours in the fall and nine (9) in the spring, including evening a and distributed-learning courses, as needed. Responsibilities include a commitment to scholarship and university/community service. Internal funding for scholarship is available. Summer teaching is available, depending on funding and curricular need. Preference will be given to candidates who have documented effective teaching at the university level, including experience gained during the course of pursuing a graduate degree.

Required Education and Experience

P.H.D in English

Preferred Qualifications Posting Detail Information

Desired Start Date 08/15/2019 Job Open Date 01/18/2019 Job Close Date Open Until Filled No Special Instructions to Applicant

If you have any questions regarding this position, please contact Haley Rowe at 843-782-8612 or via email at [email protected] If your letters of recommendation are through Interfolio, and you are unable to upload them to your application, please email them to [email protected]

Positions are advertised for a minimum of five (5) business days on our job website. After five (5) business days, positions can be closed at the discretion of the department at any time. 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. Letter of Recommendation 1
  4. Letter of Recommendation 2
  5. Letter of Recommendation 3
  6. Resume
  7. List of References and Contact Information
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    Posted: 4/17/2019
    Application Due: 4/19/2019
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