Instructor of Business Management

University of South Carolina Sumter, SC
Posting Summary

Logo Posting Number FAC00089PO18 Classification Title Instructor Internal Title Instructor of Business Management Campus Sumter 09 College/Division USC Sumter College/Division Department USC Sumter - Palmetto College Advertised Salary Range Salary commensurate with education & experience Location of Vacancy Part/Full Time Full Time Hours per week 37.5 Hours per year 1462.5 Position Category Full-time Equivalent (FTE) Basis 9 months Work County Sumter 43 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

The University of South Carolina Sumter invites qualified candidates to apply for a non-tenure-track, full-time Instructor of Business Management position starting in August 2018 or January 2019. Candidates must commit to excellence in teaching business at the undergraduate level. The teaching load is 9 hours per semester, accompanied by performing the duties of the USC Aiken–Sumter business degree Program Coordinator. The successful candidate will be expected to maintain currency in the discipline through professional activity and/or the production of scholarly intellectual contributions in the teaching field of business management. The successful candidate is also expected to engage in service to the institution and maintain high teaching standards.

Student advising and participation in campus committees are expected. USC Sumter is part of USC's Palmetto College (, which involves offering four-year degrees through multiple forms of course delivery and learning, such as two-way video delivery (videoconferencing) and online learning (Blackboard or similar course management system).

Required Education and Experience

The preferred applicant will hold a Master of Business Administration or commensurate business-related master's degree from an AACSB-accredited institution, accompanied by related professional experience.

Preferred Qualifications

Posting Detail Information

Desired Start Date Job Open Date 06/21/2018 Job Close Date Open Until Filled Yes Special Instructions to Applicant

Employment is conditional based on approval by the University of South Carolina Aiken School of Business Administration and a background check. The University of South Carolina requires individuals to apply online for all job vacancies. You may access the USC Jobs Online Employment site at As part of the online process, an application letter (which should include philosophy of teaching and professional goals and interests), vita, three current letters of recommendation and copies of all undergraduate and graduate transcripts, must be attached to the online application form. If you have any questions about the application procedures, please contact Dr. James Privett, Division of Business and Economics at (803) 938-3758 or Foreign nationals should indicate current US immigration status. USC Sumter is an AA/EOE. USC Sumter, 200 Miller Road, Sumter SC 29150-2498.

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 position is open until filled. 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.

Funding Information

Position Attributes

Safety Sensitive or Security Sensitive No

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Applicant Documents

Required Documents

* Cover Letter

* Curriculum Vitae

* Other Supporting Documents

* List of References and Contact Information

Optional Documents

* Resume