USC Aiken seeks to attract and retain a diverse faculty consistent with its diverse student body and the diversity in the surrounding community.  

All permanent positions have to be applied for online. No paper applications will be accepted.


Staff Positions

Head Women’s Soccer Coach

The University of South Carolina Aiken, an NCAA Division II Institution and member of the Peach Belt Conference, is seeking a Head Women’s Soccer Coach. Minimum requirements include a Bachelor’s Degree and three years of college soccer coaching experience. Preferred qualifications include: a Master’s Degree, a minimum of 5 years of collegiate coaching experience, experience in NCAA DI or DII, and recruiting experience in the southeast region. The successful candidate will possess the ability to organize and administer a competitive intercollegiate program; recruit student-athletes who have the ability to succeed academically and athletically; promote, develop, and maintain positive relationships with the faculty, staff, students, parents, community and media; and conduct a program in compliance with USC Aiken, Peach Belt Conference and NCAA rules and regulations. This is a 12 month full-time position. Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience. Applicants must apply online at: https://uscjobs.sc.edu/postings/81563.  Application Deadline: May 26, 2020.   Women and minorities are encouraged to apply. USCA is an AA/EOE.

Re-advertised - Technology Project Manager (SSPC II), $33,494 per year, USC Aiken Enrollment Management Division

The Office of the Associate Vice Chancellor for Enrollment Management seeks applications for a Technology Project Manager.  The position is a key member of the leadership team in the Division of Enrollment Management. The Project Coordinator oversees enrollment technology implementation and utilization for all enrollment management offices, manages daily activities of artificial intelligence system and customer relationship management system, and coordinates daily technology-based communications with prospective students and parents. The Project Coordinator also provides background research and implementation guidance for projects as directed by the Associate Vice Chancellor for Enrollment Management and coordinates functional operations of all graduate admissions and dual enrollment activities. Master’s degree in Student Services or related area, or bachelor’s degree and two years related experience required. Some knowledge of enrollment management at the university level required. Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with students, faculty, staff, and the public is necessary. Must be familiar with higher education technology and have demonstrated ability to implement new products/services. Must be able to communicate effectively both orally and in writing.  Experience in managing university-based CRM and/or artificial intelligence systems; experience with Ellucian Banner; demonstrated success in managing university admissions and/or enrollment programs or projects are all preferred. Apply online at: https://uscjobs.sc.edu/postings/80259Applications accepted until position is filled. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply. USC Aiken is an AA/EOE. 

TEMPORARY POSITIONS

Adjunct Online Faculty: Computer Science (Cybersecurity)

Location: Online/Remote

Category: Faculty – Mathematical Sciences - Computer Science

Posted: 7/19/2019

Type: Adjunct/Part-Time

Salary: $2000-$2500 USD Per Course

The University of South Carolina Aiken’s Department of Mathematical Sciences is seeking applicants to teach cybersecurity courses online. Specifically, for Fall 2019, applicants should be able to teach a course titled “Introduction to Information Security”.

Faculty Expectations:

Providing virtual assistance to students by appointment and virtual attendance at a limited number of faculty or committee meetings. 
Expectations for online faculty include frequent online interaction with students. Replies to student inquiries and other feedback/grades must be delivered within 24-48 hours. 

Minimum Qualifications:
Master’s Degree or at least 18 credit hours of graduate work in the discipline. Online Teaching Experience.

Preferred Qualifications:

PhD in Computer Science with certifications in cybersecurity

Able to provide a sample of recent online course evaluation results.

Apply online at:  https://uscjobs.sc.edu/postings/61972. In addition to completing the online application, please upload a copy of the following to complete your application packet: cover letter, CV, unofficial copies of your transcripts, and list of 3 references with contact information.  Review of complete application materials will begin immediately and continue until position is filled. 

Women and minorities are encouraged to apply. USCA is an AA/EOE.

Adjunct Faculty – USCA School of Business Administration 

The University of South Carolina Aiken School of Business Administration is seeking adjunct faculty qualified to teach in any of the following areas: accounting, economics, finance, management, statistics/analytics/information systems. Please note: This is for an on-campus teaching position.  

Minimum Qualifications

  • PhD in Business, DBA, doctorate or master’s degree in field related to the assigned course. 
  • If teaching economics, applicant should possess a minimum of a Master’s Degree in Economics.
  • Able to qualify as having both the appropriate academic degree and a sustained level of either professional experience or scholarly activity.

Preferred Qualifications

A doctoral degree in the field related to one’s teaching is preferred, but not required. Professional experience is preferred, but not required in all cases.

Pay Rate:

$2500 per course for doctoral degree holders ($2000 if teaching 200-level Economics or $2,000 if teaching with a Master’s degree)

Apply online at:  https://uscjobs.sc.edu/postings/42717Review of application materials will begin immediately and continue until position is filled. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply. USCA is an AA/EOE.

Part-Time Faculty - Math 

Part-time instructor needed to teach lower level math courses at University of South Carolina Aiken. Master’s degree in mathematics or a closely related field with at least 18 graduate hours in mathematics. Teaching experience preferred. Send letter of application, resume, graduate and undergraduate transcripts, and 3 letters of reference to: Dr. Mohammad Hailat, Dept. of Mathematical Sciences, University of South Carolina Aiken, 471 University Pkwy., Aiken SC 29801. Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. Ph: 803-641-3446. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply. USC Aiken is an AA/EOE.

Part-Time (Adjunct) Faculty – USC Aiken Department of Communication

The Department of Communication seeks qualified individuals interested in teaching on a part-time temporary basis. We seek individuals qualified to teach public speaking and/or interpersonal communication. This is for face-to-face instruction.

Minimum Qualifications: Master’s degree, including at least 18 graduate credit hours in communication, is required, but a related degree and sustained professional experience will be considered.

Pay is per course and is $2,000 for those teaching with a Master’s degree.

Please submit a cover letter, vitae, names and contact information for three references, and unofficial transcripts to Dr. Bing Han, Chair, Interim Department of Communication, 471 University Parkway, Aiken, SC 29801. E-mail: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. Ph.: 803-641-3530. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply. USC Aiken is an AA/EOE.

Faculty Positions

Instructor in Computer Science (with emphasis in Applied Gaming)

The Department of Mathematical Sciences at University of South Carolina Aiken (USC Aiken) invites applications for an Instructor in computer science with a focus on applied gaming to begin August 16, 2020.

Requirements: (1) Ph.D. (by July 1, 2020) in computer science with knowledge and experience in applied gaming (which includes augmented and virtual reality) or a combination of a master’s degree with five years of professional experience or a bachelor’s degree with ten or more years of experience in discipline; and (2) potential for effective teaching at the undergraduate level using engaged learning strategies appropriate to the discipline and level. Successful candidates will have the qualifications for and interests in teaching a range of applied gaming related courses. This person will also be able to help the college strengthen relationships with local industry. Faculty normally teach 12 hours per semester. Salary commensurate with qualifications and teaching experience.

This is an exciting opportunity to help grow and shape this new program at USC Aiken. The Central Savannah River Area (CSRA), which includes Aiken, SC and Augusta, GA, is experiencing unprecedented growth, interest, and opportunity in computer science, specifically in cybersecurity and applied gaming. Faculty in these positions will have the opportunity to collaborate with our industry partners (e.g. Savannah River National Laboratory, US Army Cyber Center of Excellence, EDTS, Unisys, Savannah River Nuclear Solutions, and Savannah River Remediation).

Applicants must complete the online application at https://uscjobs.sc.edu/postings/80337 and upload a) cover letter; b) current curriculum vitae; c) statement of teaching philosophy and teaching interest; d) unofficial graduate transcripts; e) full contact information for at least three professional references. Finalists will be required to submit official hard copy transcripts. 

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the positions are filled. For more information, please contact Dr. Yilian Zhang (search committee co-chair) at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or Dr. Thomas Reid (search committee co-chair) at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Women and minorities are strongly encouraged to apply. USC Aiken is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate in educational or employment opportunities or decisions for qualified persons on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, sexual orientation, gender or protected veteran status.

USC Aiken, a senior institution of the University of South Carolina System and home to approximately 3,700 students, consistently ranks as one of the top comprehensive, public institutions in the South by U.S. News and World Report, having achieved the number one ranking in 14 of the past 19 years. A 14:1 student-faculty ratio allows for highly engaged pedagogies with USC Aiken selected as the college of choice by students from 36 states and 38 countries. Situated on 450 acres, USC Aiken is located thirty minutes from Augusta, GA (home of the Masters Tournament and Fort Gordon, new home of US Army Cyber Command), one hour from Columbia, SC, and within three hours of Charleston, SC, coastal beaches, and the Appalachian Mountains. Aiken is noted for its famous thoroughbred horses, numerous parks and golf courses, wonderful weather, spacious avenues, and stately homes. Learn more about USC Aiken at www.usca.edu.

Instructor of Spanish (Non tenure-track)

The University of South Carolina, Aiken, a senior institution in the University of South Carolina system, seeks candidates for Instructor of Spanish, beginning August 16, 2020.  Required: minimum earned M.A. in Spanish.  Other degrees may be considered (M.A. in Education, M.Ed., etc.) providing applicants have completed a minimum of 18 graduate hours in Spanish. Previous experience with translation and online course delivery strongly preferred.  Teaching responsibilities will include a 3-course load per semester of Spanish 101, 102, and 130 (an accelerated course containing elements of 101 and 102). The Department of Languages, Literatures, and Cultures offers a minor in Spanish, and is developing a new Spanish major; there are currently 6 full time faculty members in the department that teach courses in Spanish, French and German.

Women and minorities are strongly encouraged to apply. USC Aiken is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate in educational or employment opportunities or decisions for qualified persons on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, sexual orientation, gender or protected veteran status.

USC Aiken, a senior institution of the University of South Carolina System and home to approximately 3,700 students, consistently ranks as one of the top comprehensive, public institutions in the South by U.S. News and World Report, having achieved the number one ranking in 14 of the past 19 years. A 14:1 student-faculty ratio allows for highly engaged pedagogies with USC Aiken selected as the college of choice by students from 36 states and 38 countries. Situated on 450 acres, USC Aiken is located thirty minutes from Augusta, GA (home of the Masters Tournament and Fort Gordon, new home of US Army Cyber Command), one hour from Columbia, SC, and within three hours of Charleston, SC, coastal beaches, and the Appalachian Mountains. Aiken is noted for its famous thoroughbred horses, numerous parks and golf courses, wonderful weather, spacious avenues, and stately homes. Learn more about USC Aiken at www.usca.edu.


This position is open until filled with first review of applications beginning April 19, 2020. 

Applicants must complete the online application at: https://uscjobs.sc.edu/postings/80182 and upload a) cover letter; b) current curriculum vitae; c) statement of teaching philosophy; and d) unofficial graduate transcripts. Finalists will be required to submit official hard copy transcripts, documentation of effective college-level teaching (such as syllabi, student evaluations, etc.), and three letters of reference to:  Dr. Tim Ashton, Chair, Search Committee, Department of Languages, Literatures, and Cultures, USC Aiken, 471 University Parkway, Aiken, SC 29801. Questions may be directed to Dr. Ashton at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Open Rank Tenure-Track Faculty in Computer Science (Cybersecurity)

The Department of Mathematical Sciences at University of South Carolina Aiken (USC Aiken) invites applications for an open-rank tenure-track faculty position in computer science with a focus on cybersecurity to begin August 16, 2020.

Applicants must have: a Ph.D. in computer science by August 15, 2020 with expertise and interest in cybersecurity; potential for effective teaching at the undergraduate level using engaged learning strategies appropriate to the discipline and level (normal teaching load is 12 hours per semester); and (3) potential for of scholarly productivity.  Applicants at the Associate Professor level must also have at least 6 years of experience beyond the PhD with commensurate scholarly productivity.  Applicants for full Professor rank must have at least 10 years of experience beyond the PhD and commensurate scholarly productivity.  Salary commensurate with qualifications and teaching experience.

This is an exciting opportunity to help grow and shape this new program at USC Aiken. The Central Savannah River Area (CSRA), which includes Aiken, SC and Augusta, GA, is experiencing unprecedented growth, interest, and opportunity in computer science, specifically in cybersecurity and applied gaming. Faculty in these positions will have the opportunity to collaborate with and develop faculty-student research projects with our industry partners (e.g. Savannah River National Laboratory, US Army Cyber Center of Excellence, EDTS, Unisys, Savannah River Nuclear Solutions, and Savannah River Remediation.

Applicants must complete the USC Jobs application online at https://uscjobs.sc.edu/postings/73194 and upload a) cover letter; b) current curriculum vitae; c) statement of teaching philosophy and teaching interest; d) research statement; e) unofficial graduate transcripts; f) full contact information for at least three professional references. Finalists will be required to submit official hard copy transcripts. 

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the positions are filled. For more information, please contact Dr. Yilian Zhang (search committee co-chair) at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or Dr. Thomas Reid (search committee co-chair) at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Women and minorities are strongly encouraged to apply. USC Aiken is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate in educational or employment opportunities or decisions for qualified persons on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, sexual orientation, gender or protected veteran status.

USC Aiken, a senior institution of the University of South Carolina System and home to approximately 3,700 students, consistently ranks as one of the top comprehensive, public institutions in the South by U.S. News and World Report, having achieved the number one ranking in 14 of the past 19 years. A 14:1 student-faculty ratio allows for highly engaged pedagogies with USC Aiken selected as the college of choice by students from 36 states and 38 countries. Situated on 450 acres, USC Aiken is located thirty minutes from Augusta, GA (home of the Masters Tournament and Fort Gordon, new home of US Army Cyber Command), one hour from Columbia, SC, and within three hours of Charleston, SC, coastal beaches, and the Appalachian Mountains. Aiken is noted for its famous thoroughbred horses, numerous parks and golf courses, wonderful weather, spacious avenues, and stately homes. Learn more about USC Aiken at www.usca.edu.