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Part-time Academic Positions

The University of South Carolina Upstate (www.uscupstate.edu) needs part-time faculty to teach in the following disciplines. Send letter of application, curriculum vitae, and copies of academic transcripts to the contact listed and mail to USC Upstate, 800 University Way, Spartanburg, SC 29303. Master’s degree with eighteen hours in the relevant discipline is required, unless specified otherwise. Official transcripts and application required if hired.  Review of applications will begin immediately.

The University of South Carolina Upstate is a comprehensive public university and a senior institution of the University of South Carolina. USC Upstate is located between Charlotte and Atlanta along the I-85 corridor, one of the fastest growing business and high-tech regions in the country. More than 40 bachelor’s degree programs are offered in the liberal arts and sciences, business administration, nursing and teacher education, and master’s degrees in education, informatics and nursing. Among the fastest growing universities in South Carolina, USC Upstate is a diverse and dynamic community of 5,600 students from across the Upstate, 36 states and 51 countries and an alumni base of 24,000 graduates. The University employs approximately 650 full and part-time faculty and staff who work on the 330-acre main campus in Spartanburg, the Greenville campus for commuting junior and senior level students, and The George Dean Johnson, Jr. College of Business and Economics in downtown Spartanburg. USC Upstate seeks to attract and retain a diverse qualified faculty. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply. For more information about USC Upstate, go to www.uscupstate.edu.  

Notice to all applicants: If you are selected as a finalist job references and a background check will be conducted. For additional information or to view the entire policy click, Job Reference and Background Checks policy.

The University of South Carolina Upstate is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Institution. Minorities and women are encouraged to a apply.

Department of Sociology, Criminal Justice and Women’s Studies

Part-time faculty needed to teach two sections of Geography beginning 8/20/15 to 12/16/15: Introduction to Geography (MWF 1:00-1:50), and Introduction to Weather and Climate (MWF 12:00-12:50).

Required:  Master’s with 18 graduate hours in Geography or closely related field.

Contact:  Dr. Reid Toth, Chair, Sociology, Criminal Justice and Women’s Studies; 864-503-5701; cgossett@uscupstate.edu

 

Department of Fine Arts and Communication Studies

College of Business and Economics

 Library

Part-time Librarians needed (8/20/2015 to 5/15/2016); Salary:  $15-$20/hr.; Possibility of working summer 2016. ALA-accredited, MLS required.  Must be willing to work daytime, evening and/or weekend hours.
Contact: Clementine Geter.  (864) 503-5620  cgeter@uscupstate.edu

Send letter of application, curriculum vita, copy of academic transcripts to contact above to 800 University Way, Spartanburg, SC 29303.


Department of Psychology

Department of Languages, Literature and Composition

Part-time faculty needed 8/20/15 -12/16/15 to teach Introductory Spanish courses.  Requires a Master’s in Spanish or a Master’s with at least 18 graduate hours in Spanish.

Contact:  Dr. Peter Caster; pcaster@uscupstate.edu; 864-503-5677


Division of Natural Sciences and Engineering

Part-time faculty needed to teach general chemistry labs 8/20/15 – 12/16/15.  Must have a Master’s with 18 hours of graduate work in chemistry.  
Contact:  Dr. Jeannie Chapman, jchapman@uscupstate.edu; 864-503-5768
   School of Nursing 
Part-time nursing faculty needed.

Required: Licensure as RN in South Carolina and a minimum of a Master’s degree in Nursing.

Contact: Dr. Katharine Gibb, Dean, 864-503-5444, kgibb@uscupstate.edu

Send electronically or via mail: letter of application, vitae/resume, copy of undergraduate and graduate transcripts to Tracey Bourgoin, 800 University Way, Spartanburg, South Carolina 29303; TBOURGOIN@USCUPSTATE.EDU.

In the 2013 edition of Best Colleges, US News and World Report ranked USC Upstate #1 in Public Regional Colleges-South category.

Review of applications will begin immediately.

School of Education

USC Upstate School of Education seeks part-time instructor(s) to teach beginning 8/20/15 – 12/16/15  the following classes:

EDSC U333 Middle Level & Secondary Adolescent Development
EDSC U440 Clinical II
EDSC U442 Secondary School Curriculum and Methodology
EDSC U447 Social Studies Methods

Minimum qualifications: M.A. in Education.  Field experience in grades 6-12 is preferred.

Send electronically or via mail: letter of application, vitae/resume, copy of undergraduate and graduate transcripts to Gary Bradley, 800 University Way, Spartanburg, South Carolina 29303; gbradley@uscupstate.edu.

Elementary Education
EDEL  U441 Curriculum and Teaching in the Elementary School
EDRE U443 Literacy II: Reading and Writing to Learn 
EDRE U444 Literacy III: Addressing Reading and Writing Problems
EDEL U460 Clinical II in Elementary Education

Minimum qualifications: M.A. in Education.  Field experience in elementary grades is preferred. 

Send electronically or via mail:  letter of application, vitae/resume, copy of undergraduate and graduate transcripts to Dr. Marilyn Izzard, maizzard@uscupstate.edu; 800 University Way, Spartanburg, SC 29303

Department of Mathematics and Computer Science

Part-time faculty needed for fall 2015 (8/2015 – 12/16/15) to teach College Algebra.  

Required: Master’s in subject area or Master’s with 18 graduate hours in the discipline.

Contact:  Dr. Jerome Lewis, Chair, Division of Mathematics and Computer Science; 864-503-5291; jlewis@uscupstate.edu

Department of Informatics

 

History, Political Science, Philosophy and American Studies

 

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