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Logo Posting Number FAC00230PO18 Advertised Title Instructor/Advisor Campus Columbia College/Division Arnold School of Public Health Department ASPH Arnold School of Public Health Advertised Salary Range Commensurate with experience Location of Vacancy Part/Full Time Full Time Hours per Week Position Category Full-time Equivalent (FTE) Basis 12 months Work County Richland Tenure Information Non-Tenure-Track 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.

Benefits for FTE Positions

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.

Position Description

Advertised Job Summary

Teach appropriate courses (e.g., EXSC 191, EXSC 530/L, EXSC 535, or EXSC 410); maintain systematic and frequent contact with advisees; participate in new student orientation and recruitment activities to include transfer and change of major students; utilize automated systems (i.e., Self Service Carolina, DegreeWorks, EAB Pathfinder) to support student advisement and campus referrals; introduce students to beyond the classroom opportunities; maintain knowledge of changing institutional information including admissions requirements, new programs, course changes, deadlines, important dates, facilities, college-wide initiatives, and state/federal mandates; complete training requirements as applicable; support academic and advising efforts of School.

Required Education and Experience

Master’s degree in Exercise Science, Kinesiology or related field.

Preferred Qualifications

Experience teaching; experience advising undergraduate students

Posting Detail Information

Desired Start Date 01/01/2019 Job Open Date 11/15/2018 Job Close Date Open Until Filled Yes Special Instructions to Applicant

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.

Quicklink for Posting 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, protected veteran status or genetics.

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Do you have online teaching experience?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * Describe your academic advising and/or student organization advising experience.

    (Open Ended Question)

  3. * Describe your approach to advising.

    (Open Ended Question)

  4. * Do you have experience with training or teaching? Please explain.

    (Open Ended Question)

Applicant Documents Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Resume
  3. List of References and Contact Information
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    Posted: 4/17/2019
    Application Due: 6/16/2019
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