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Posting Number FAC00126PO17
Classification Title Assistant Professor
Internal Title Assistant/Associate Professor -
Campus Columbia 01
College/Division Arnold School of Public Health
Department Communication Science and Disorders
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 Richland 40
Tenure Information Tenure-Track/Tenured
Job Search Category Other Professional

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

The Arnold School of Public Health at the University of South Carolina is inviting applications for a 9-month tenure-track position at the rank of Assistant Professor, to begin in August 2018.

Qualified applicants must have a strong background in biostatistics and/or neuroimaging data analysis, a PhD in a related field, as well as a research agenda commensurate with the aims of the department, school and institution. Other qualifications include: (a) strong potential for excellence in research and teaching; (b) publication record in peer-reviewed journals; and © desire to work in a progressive research-friendly environment. Postdoctoral experience in research and success in obtaining competitive grants is preferred, as is experience conducting research in a clinical setting. The successful candidate will hold a tenure-track appointment at the assistant professor level in the Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders or the Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, depending on research focus. They will collaborate with researchers in the Center for the Study of Aphasia Recovery (C-STAR; https://cstar.sc.edu/), conduct and disseminate independent, internationally recognized research, participate in the solicitation of external grant funding, teach at the Master’s and doctoral levels, mentor PhD students, and participate in professional, university, and community service. Teaching load is commensurate with research effort but typically does not exceed two courses per year.

The University of South Carolina is a Carnegie University of High Research Activity and of Community Engagement. Located in the capital city of Columbia, the Arnold School of Public Health is a campus leader in interdisciplinary scholarship with ongoing collaborations with colleges, centers, and schools at the University. More information can be found at www.sph.sc.edu. The Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders is fully accredited by the Council on Academic Accreditation
in Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology (CAA) and offers Master of Speech Pathology (MSP), Master of Communication Disorders in Speech-Language Pathology (MCD), and PhD degrees. The Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics offers Master of Public Health in Biostatistics (MPH), Master of Science in Public Health in Biostatistics (MSPH), Ph.D. degrees in Biostatistics

Required Education and Experience

Qualified applicants must have a strong background in biostatistics and/or neuroimaging data analysis, a PhD in a related field, as well as a research agenda commensurate with the aims of the department, school and institution.

Preferred Qualifications

Posting Detail Information

Desired Start Date 08/16/2018
Job Open Date 10/15/2017
Job Close Date
Open Until Filled Yes
Special Instructions to Applicant
Quicklink for Posting http://uscjobs.sc.edu/postings/19410
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, veteran status or genetics.

Funding Information

Position Attributes

Safety Sensitive or Security Sensitive No

Supplemental Questions

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Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Curriculum Vitae
  3. Research Portfolio
  4. Teaching Portfolio
  5. List of References and Contact Information
Optional Documents