Post Doctoral Fellow
Posting DetailsPosting Summary LogoPosting NumberSTA00948PO19Classification TitlePost Doctoral FellowInternal TitlePost Doctoral FellowCampusColumbiaWork CountyRichlandCollege/DivisionArnold School of Public HealthDepartmentASPH Communication Sciences and DisordersBand UnclassifiedAdvertised Minimum Salary Salary commensurate with qualifications.Advertised Salary RangeCommensurate with experienceLocation of VacancyPart/Full TimeFull TimeHours per Week37.5Work Schedule
Monday – FridayType of Staff PositionResearch Grant (RGP)Basis 12 monthsJob Search CategoryPost-doctoral 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, Research Grant or Time-Limited Positions Are Indicated Below
The University of South Carolina (UofSC), through the State of SC and Public Employee Benefit Authority (PEBA), offers employees a valuable benefits package, including health and life insurance, generous paid leave and retirement programs. To learn more about UofSC benefits, access the About Benefits section on the Applicant Portal at uscjobs.sc.edu.Research Grant or Time-limited positions may be eligible for all, some, or no benefits, based on the grant or project funding.Benefit Eligibility TypeResearch Grant (RGP)South Carolina RetirementYesState Insurance ProgramsYesAnnual LeaveYesSick LeaveYes Position Description Advertised Job Summary
The Post-doctoral fellow will be involved in acquisition, processing and analysis of behavioral and neuro-imaging data. The Post-doctoral fellow should have experience collecting data. They will also be responsible for coordinating materials and IRB related documentation, and will contribute to the organization of several on-going projects in the lab. The Post-doctoral fellow should have training in statistics and familiarity with neuro-imaging softwares. Experience with SPSS and Matlab are beneficial.Minimum Qualifications (Classified and Unclassified positions)
Doctoral degree in Communication Sciences or related field.Preferred Qualifications
Training in statistics and familiarity with neuro-imaging softwares. Experience with SPSS and Matlab are beneficial.Knowledge/Skills/Abilities
Experience with both quantitative and qualitative research methods; strong analytical skills; strong publication record; creative thinking; effective oral and written communications skills.Position Attributes Hazardous weather categoryNon-EssentialSafety Sensitive or Security SensitiveNo Posting Detail Information Number of Vacancies1Desired Start DateIf Research Grant/Time Limited, give end dateJob Open Date10/21/2019Job Close Date12/01/2019Open Until FilledNoSpecial 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.
We are only accepting applications submitted by December 1, 2019.Quicklink for Postinghttp://uscjobs.sc.edu/postings/69444EEO Statement
The University of South Carolina does not discriminate in educational or employment opportunities on the basis of race, sex, gender, age, color, religion, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, genetics, protected veteran status, pregnancy, childbirth or related medical conditions.Supplemental Questions
Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).
- * Do you have at least a Doctoral degree in Communication Sciences or related field?
- Cover Letter
- Curriculum Vitae
- List of References and Contact Information
- Research Statement