Assistant/Associate/Full Professor (Commercial Law)

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LogoPosting NumberFAC00061PO19Advertised TitleAssistant/Associate/Full Professor (Commercial Law)CampusColumbiaCollege/DivisionSchool of LawDepartmentLAW SchoolAdvertised Salary RangeCommensurate with experienceLocation of VacancyPart/Full TimeFull TimeHours per Week37.5Position CategoryFull-time Equivalent (FTE)Basis 9 monthsWork CountyRichlandTenure InformationTenure-Track/TenuredJob Search CategoryFaculty 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.

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The University of South Carolina School of Law invites applicants for tenure-track positions to begin fall semester 2020. The School of Law is interested in candidates who are qualified to teach in the area of commercial law. The School of Law encourages candidates who can contribute to the diversity of our law school community to apply.

Required Education and Experience

Candidates should have a Juris doctorate or equivalent degree. Additionally, a successful applicant should have a record of excellence in academia or in practice, the potential to be an outstanding teacher, and demonstrable scholarly promise.

Preferred Qualifications

Prior teaching fellowship or equivalent experience preferred.

Posting Detail Information

Desired Start Date06/01/2020Job Open Date06/13/2019Job Close DateOpen Until FilledYesSpecial 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 the of your qualifications result in a decision to pursue your candidacy, you will be contacted by phone or email.

Quicklink for Postinghttp://uscjobs.sc.edu/postings/58572EEO 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.

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    1. Curriculum Vitae
    Optional Documents
    1. Letter of Recommendation 1
    2. Letter of Recommendation 2
    3. Letter of Recommendation 3

     

     

     

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    Posted: 6/15/2019
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