Logo Posting Number FAC00157PO18 Classification Title Instructor Internal Title Instructor of English (Non tenure-track) - USC Aiken Campus Aiken 02 College/Division USC Aiken College/Division Level Department AIK English Advertised Salary Range Salary commensurate with education and experience. Location of Vacancy Part/Full Time Full Time Hours per week 37.5 Hours per year 1560 Position Category Full-time Equivalent (FTE) Basis 9 months Work County Aiken 02 Tenure Information Non-Tenure-Track Job Search Category Faculty
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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Advertised Job Summary
Instructor of English (Non tenure-track)
The University of South Carolina, Aiken, a senior institution in the University of South Carolina system, seeks candidates for Instructor of English, beginning August 16, 2019. Required: minimum earned M.A. in English/Composition & Rhetoric with primary expertise, teaching experience, and scholarly record in the teaching of writing.
Specialization open, but experienced teaching composition is required and additional experience teaching writing online strongly preferred. ESOL certification required by date of appointment. Teaching responsibilities will include a 4-course load per semester (including up to two online sections), combining first-year composition and Writing in the University. The Department of English offers the B.A. in English as well as minors in professional and creative writing; there are currently fourteen full-time faculty members.
The University of South Carolina Aiken, a public comprehensive university in the University of South Carolina system, located just 20 minutes from Augusta, GA, offers undergraduate and master's degrees to more than 3,500 students in 50 programs of study. USC Aiken is ranked the #1 public regional college in the South by U.S. News & World Report's guide "America's Best Colleges." The 2017 distinction marks USC Aiken's 19th consecutive ranking among the top three in this category and its 12th time in first place.
USC Aiken pumps $281 million into the local economy every year, and was listed among the 2016 Great Colleges to Work For. We boast students from 35 states and 32 countries.
USC Aiken has eleven NCAA Division II Athletic programs. The City of Aiken is best noted as a cultural and horse community. Visit: www.usca.edu.
Deadline for receipt of completed applications is November 17, 2018. Only finalists will be contacted regarding their candidacy.
Finalists will be required to submit official hard copy transcripts, documentation of effective college-level teaching (one or more of the following: syllabi, statement of teaching philosophy, student evaluations, etc.), and three letters of reference to: Professor David Bruzina, Chair, Search Committee, Department of English, USC Aiken, 471 University Parkway, Aiken, SC 29801. Questions may be directed to Professor Bruzina at email@example.com.
Minorities and women are encouraged to apply. USCA is an AA/EOE.
Required Education and Experience
Required: minimum earned M.A. in English/Composition & Rhetoric with primary expertise, teaching experience, and scholarly record in the teaching of writing.
ESOL certification required by date of appointment.
Specialization open, but experience teaching composition required and additional experience teaching writing online strongly preferred.
Posting Detail Information
Desired Start Date 08/16/2019 Job Open Date 08/31/2018 Job Close Date 11/17/0018 Open Until Filled No Special Instructions to Applicant
In addition to the online application, please attach a copy of your curriculum vitae and a separate cover letter.
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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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