Assistant Professor of Biology

Sumter, South Carolina
Up to $50,000 per academic year
September 20 2017
Life Sciences, Biology
Position Type
Full Time
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Assistant Professor of Biology.   The University of South Carolina Sumter is seeking a full-time, tenure-track assistant professor to teach both face-to-face and online classes, to begin August 2018. An earned doctorate in Biology with graduate credits and/or experience in Anatomy and Physiology. 

The successful candidate will have experience teaching Anatomy & Physiology I/II lecture and laboratory courses. A strong commitment to undergraduate teaching of both day and evening classes, and the ability to maintain a healthy level of professional activity in scholarship and service are required.  The teaching load is twelve contact hours per semester, with the opportunity for release time for scholarship. Student advising and participation on 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).

Review of credentials will begin November 1, 2017, and will continue until the position is filled. 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 Math, Science and Engineering 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.