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Employment Opportunities

Human Resources

The search for the next Chancellor of USC Aiken has completed. Meet Dr. Daniel Heimmermann.

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

All positions have to be applied for online. Paper applications will not be accepted.


Staff Positions

Disability Services Coordinator (Student Services Program Coordinator II), Salary Range: $34,331 - $41,777 per year, USC Aiken Counseling Center and Disability Services 

Seeking full-time disability services coordinator who will provide services for college students with disabilities. The DS coordinator must have experience working with people with disabilities. Must be able to determine accommodations appropriate to the specific disability and consistent with disability law and standards of practice in higher education. The coordinator will meet with students individually to evaluate educational, psychological, and/or medical documentation of students to determine appropriate academic accommodations. The DS Coordinator will act as liaison between students and faculty to assure appropriate academic accommodations.  The DS Coordinator will be required to supervise student workers and a full-time disability services specialist. Must have excellent oral and written communication and organizational skills. Ability to speak to groups and provide current information in a timely and concise manner. Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with students, faculty and administrators. Ability to identify needs for area of responsibility; ability to develop and implement programs to address those needs. Knowledge of assistive technology preferred.  Master’s degree in Psychology, Education, Counseling, Student Personnel Services or related field, or a Bachelor’s degree and 2 years’ of related experience working with people with disabilities required.  Master’s degree, ability to train on use of assistive software/hardware, and supervisory experience preferred. Applicants must apply online at: https://uscjobs.sc.edu/postings/114350.   Application deadline: February 9, 2022.  Women and minorities are encouraged to apply. USC Aiken is an AA/EOE. 

Director of Instructional Services (Program Coord II), Salary Range: $50,780 - $61,787 per year, USC Aiken Technology Services Division 

The Director of Instructional Services will direct and manage the development and growth of the University’s media production and audio/visual (AV) services. Provide technical leadership, guidance and support while serving as the university’s media production and AV subject matter expert. Research and introduce new technologies. Hire, lead, develop and manage a staff of media and AV technicians. Minimum Requirements: Master’s degree and 5 years related experience, or bachelor’s degree and 7 years related experience. Apply online at: https://uscjobs.sc.edu/postings/114347.

Application Deadline: February 15, 2022.  Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.  USC Aiken is an AA/EOE. 

Instructional Designer (Curriculum Coordinator II) Salary Range: $41,777- $50,833 per year, USC Aiken, Online Learning and Support 

The Instructional Designer (Instructional Technology) is responsible for providing online course development, technical, and technology training assistance and support to faculty in course design for online and blended learning by incorporating best practices in instruction and instructional design. Under general supervision, as it relates to the Blackboard Learning Management System, distance education technology, educational technology, instructional computing, learning resources, and other available technology (synchronous and asynchronous), the Instructional Designer will support faculty in course design for online and blended learning by incorporating best practices in instruction and instructional design. This person will be responsible for helping faculty develop their online course content, including instructional modules, online syllabus, online course interactions, online multimedia interactions for courses, and online presentations. This person will also have responsibility in creating and delivering the university’s professional development for online teaching and learning. The position will report to the Director of Online Learning and Support and/or the Executive Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs and contribute to the senior administration of best practices in online strategies. This person will also conduct usability testing and conduct quality assurance reviews.

Minimum requirements:  Master’s degree in education or related field and 1 year experience in curriculum management or development, or bachelor’s degree and 3 years related experience. Experience working with course management systems (specifically Blackboard) and course management tools. Experience with best practices for making learning accessible to all students including those with disabilities. Experience with pedagogical and technological training. Experience with instructional design experience in instructor-led and web-based learning. Experience as an online student and/or teacher.  Master’s degree in instructional design, instructional technology, educational technology, or related field, plus experience in instructional design and education and training in education preferred. Apply online at: https://uscjobs.sc.edu/postings/114207.  Application Deadline: February 21, 2022.  Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.  USC Aiken is an AA/EOE.

Academic Advisor (2 positions available) (Student Services Program Coordinator I) Salary Range: $29,625- $36,047 per year, USC Aiken, Center for Student Achievement 

The Academic Advisor will employ a proactive/intrusive advising approach to advise first-year students in UofSC Aiken’s new first year advising center. The Academic Advisor will advise first-year students from Orientation through the first year, monitoring student progress, initiating contact during critical points of the semester, guiding students in developing academic degree plans and long- and short-term goals, and training students to use available tools, resources, and technologies to promote student success. 

  • Maintains an advising load of first-year students. Works directly with students to maintain academic progress and promote student success. 
  • Uses available tools, technology, and other University resources to monitor student progress. Refers students to University resources. Trains students to use available tools and technology. 
  • Maintains student records, to include academic degree plans, student progress, and student goal attainment. Documents student interactions. 
  • Reviews early alert notifications and follows up with students. 
  • Monitors referral compliance and progress for students on academic probation or other at-risk populations. 
  • Monitors regulatory compliance for special populations in caseload and reminds students of requirements (e.g., international students, athletics) 
  • Participates in and assists with Orientation and other relevant events. 

Minimum requirements:  Bachelor's degree and 1 year related experience in a student services field.  Experience with TutorTrac and DegreeWorks preferred. Apply online at: https://uscjobs.sc.edu/postings/114146.  Application Deadline: January 30, 2022.  Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.  USC Aiken is an AA/EOE.

Deadline Extended Administrative Assistant to Field Experience & Assessment, Salary Range $28,215 - $34,331 per year, USC Aiken School of Education

The Administrative Assistant to Field Experience and Accreditation / Assessment manages the collection and tracking of data for federal and state mandated statistical reports for the Dean of the School of Education. The Administrative Assistant also creates, collects and tracks various pieces of data and processes to facilitate practicum and Internship placements by the Field Experience Director; assists in event planning and execution and facilitates targeted communication between partners. Requires a Bachelor's degree, or a high school diploma and 4 years of related experience; or equivalency. Must be able to work within both a Mac and PC platform and manage internally networked computer systems. This is an extremely critical position, which requires special competency for handling complex data with increasing requirements for accountability information for state and federal mandates. The ability to maintain accurate and effective data management systems is imperative.  Apply online at: https://uscjobs.sc.edu/postings/113909Application Deadline: January 31, 2022.  USC Aiken is an AA/EOE. * This posting is a re-advertisement. Applications previously submitted are still being considered. Previous applicants do not need to re-apply.

System Admin (IT Technician II), Salary $36,047 - $43,865 per year, USC Aiken Technology Services Division

Under the supervision of the Director of Technology Operations and in coordination with the Senior System Administrator, maintain the stable operation of the university’s compute and storage infrastructure, hypervisor systems, on-premise hosted systems, cloud hosted systems, and the services and applications running on them.  This position is also responsible for the maintenance and execution of disaster recovery operations, including data backup services.  This position is a member of a team which provides mission-critical services to the university and is on call 7×24×365.  Bachelor’s degree in Information Technology Systems or related field and 1 year related work experience or high school diploma and 5 years related work experience; or equivalency.  Experience with Windows Server, Linux, Active Directory, managing systems with PowerShell, cloud environments (AWS, Azure, GCP), and VMWare required.  Must have proficiency or certification in system and/or cloud management or gain within one (1) year of hire. Preferred qualifications include: Linux+, Server+, Security+, MS Fundamentals Level (or higher) Administrator, or similar certification.  Experience with storage management (SAN, iSCSI, vSAN), disaster recovery, backup, patch management, VMWare, and system security.  Applicants must apply online at: https://uscjobs.sc.edu/postings/113906.   Application deadline: February 6, 2022.  Women and minorities are encouraged to apply. USC Aiken is an AA/EOE.  

Network Admin (IT Technician II), Salary $36,047 - $43,865 per year, USC Aiken Technology Services Division

Under the supervision of the Director of Technology Operations and in coordination with the Network Engineer, maintain the stable operation of the university’s data networks and telecommunication systems. This position is responsible for the configuration, deployment, and maintenance of edge network equipment (switches, access points, and cameras), physical access control equipment, and telecommunication equipment (telephones, PBX, and supporting devices). This position is also responsible for the installation and maintenance of structured cabling (CAT3/6/6a, Fiber, Twinax, Coaxial, etc.) at the university and ensuring the stability of network service delivery over the physical layer. This position is a member of a team which provides mission-critical services to the university and is on call 7x24x365. Bachelor’s degree in Information Technology Systems or related field and 1 year related work experience or high school diploma and 5 years related work experience; or equivalency required.  Must have experience with network equipment (switches, routers, firewalls, access points), structured cabling, and telecommunication equipment (PBX, VoIP phones).  Must have proficiency or certification in network administration or gain within one (1) year of hire. Preferred qualifications include: A+, Network+, Cisco CCT, CNCI, or similar certification; Experience with Cisco switches (Catalyst or Nexus), access points (Aruba, Cisco, Meraki), and firewalls (Cisco ASA, CheckPoint); Experience with Avaya IP telephone equipment. Applicants must apply online at: https://uscjobs.sc.edu/postings/113795Application deadline: February 6, 2022.  Women and minorities are encouraged to apply. USC Aiken is an AA/EOE.  

Trade Specialist IV, Salary Range $29,625 - $36,047 per year, USC Aiken University Housing

Under the direct supervision of Maintenance Supervisor, performs trade related duties to accomplish facilities/equipment/preventive maintenance, repair and renovation tasks within the student housing facilities. Occasionally will supervise student work crews.  Must be able to work in adverse weather conditions. On call for emergency maintenance when assigned. Requires high school diploma and 3 years directly related trades experience. Apply online at: https://uscjobs.sc.edu/postings/113811Application deadline: March 13, 2022. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.  USC Aiken is an AA/EOE.

Deadline Extended Graphic Design Specialist (Public Info Coord) Salary Range $34,331 - $41,777 per year, USC Aiken Advancement & External Relations  

The Graphic Design Specialist is responsible for managing the planning, production, and delivery of assigned marketing and communication projects and collateral for departments and offices across the university. The designer supports marketing projects for key functional areas in the office by developing creative content, from concept to production, for logotypes, promotional items, advertisements, flyers, posters, brochures, booklets, signage, and digital platforms including social media and web. The designer works in collaboration with all members of the Marketing and Communication team. Additionally, the designer supports select projects that directly support enrollment efforts and collaborates with partners and constituents across campus. In addition to serving as a marketing specialist, the designer accurately reflects the university’s mission and policies, academic offerings, student and alumni experience in all marketing collateral. The designer assists in the assessment and continual improvement of their area of responsibility in order to increase efficiency and produce the highest caliber of design. Bachelor’s degree and 2 years’ experience related to the development and dissemination of informational material required.  A degree in graphic design, marketing, advertising, or journalism is preferred. Experience in and/or understanding of the challenges faced by modern universities is preferred. Previous marketing experience is highly desirable. Demonstrable experience with desktop publishing, editing, and design experience using a variety of platforms is essential. Photography skills are a plus. Apply online at: https://uscjobs.sc.edu/postings/113744Application Deadline: February 9, 2022. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply. USC Aiken is an AA/EOE. * This posting is a re-advertisement. Applications previously submitted are still being considered. Previous applicants do not need to re-apply.

Law Enforcement Officer I (2 positions available), $36,900 - $42,000 Per Year/Salary commensurate with experience/education, USC Aiken University Police  

Officer will provide law enforcement, security and protection for the campus. Duty hours include nights and weekends.  High school diploma required.  One year experience in public safety/law enforcement preferred.  Certified through the SC Justice Academy also preferred.   Must be 21 years of age, be physically qualified and have no criminal record.  Must pass a background investigation, complete the SC Criminal Justice Academy and be certified by the SC Law Enforcement Training Council before assuming police duties.  Must receive certification as a Medical First Responder.  All applicants must have a valid SC driver’s license to operate a motor vehicle.  This position will require that the successful candidate pass a pre-employment alcohol and drug test as well as be subject to random, post incident/accident, reasonable suspicion and rehabilitation monitoring drug and alcohol testing consistent with USC HR Policy 1.95, Drug and Alcohol Testing.  Apply online at: https://uscjobs.sc.edu/postings/113138.Position is open until filled. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.  USC Aiken is an AA/EOE. 

Post-Doctoral Fellow, UofSC Aiken Biology & Geology

The Ramstad Lab at the University of South Carolina Aiken is seeking applicants for a full-time, one-year postdoctoral position with a preferred start date of 1 May 2022. Research in the Ramstad lab focuses on conservation genomics of diverse vertebrate systems. The successful candidate will participate in genomic studies to understand the genetic basis of migration in the federally threatened American wood stork and red body color in sockeye salmon. Primary duties will include bioinformatic analyses (including GWAS with whole genome sequences), genomic data management (including using Rmarkdown and Git) and preparation of peer-reviewed manuscripts. The position will be excellent training for those considering a career that balances research and teaching. The successful candidate will participate in teaching undergraduate courses (BIOL 350 - Population Genomics and BIOL 352 - Fundamental Genetics), organizing and teaching a Bioinformatics Workshop and mentoring undergraduate researchers.

UofSC Aiken is consistently ranked as the #1 Regional Comprehensive Public College in the South by U.S. News & World Report and has been designated a ‘Best Place to Work’ by The Chronicle of Higher Education. The city of Aiken has been ranked as the ‘Best Small Town in the South’ by Southern Living Magazine.  Numerous beaches, the Blue Ridge Mountains and Smoky Mountain National Park are all within a three-hour drive of Aiken. 

Education Requirement:

Candidates must have a Ph.D. in Biology, Bioinformatics, or related area with a focus on conservation or population genomics. Demonstrated proficiency in bioinformatic techniques, including processing of next generation sequencing data (e.g., WGS, GWAS, RADCap), is required. Strong candidates will have experience in computer programming, including writing and troubleshooting code, and a publication record from their graduate or other work (papers published, in press, or submitted).

Application process:

Applications will be accepted until position is filled.  Interested applicants should apply online at https://uscjobs.sc.edu/postings/108463 and submit:  a) cover letter describing your research interests and motivation, how your skills are aligned with the needs of the position and your future research interests/plans and b) current curriculum vita. Finalists will be asked to submit three letters of recommendation. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply. UofSC Aiken is an AA/EOE.

Re-Advertised HVAC Technician, (Trade Specialist IV), Minimum Salary $39,229 per year (salary commensurate with education and experience), UofSC Aiken University Housing

Under the direct supervision of the Housing Maintenance Supervisor, the HVAC Technician performs preventive and corrective maintenance on all mechanical, electrical & HVAC equipment at the UofSC Aiken Housing residences. Performs general maintenance as required to include, but not limited to, electrical, plumbing, HVAC and general maintenance. Position will be placed on a rotational “on-call” (after hours) work.  Requires high school diploma and 3 years directly related trades experience.  Apply online at: https://uscjobs.sc.edu/postings/99061Application deadline: Open Until Filled. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.  UofSC Aiken is an AA/EOE. *This posting is a re-advertisement. Applications previously submitted are still being considered. Previous applicants do not need to reapply.

TEMPORARY POSITIONS

No positions at this time.

Faculty Positions

Instructor of Teacher Education & Field Experience Coordinator 

The School of Education at USC Aiken invites applications for an Instructor of Teacher Education with an emphasis in one of the following: Early Childhood, Elementary, Multicultural, ESOL, Science, Math, or Elementary Education, or Educational Foundations. This person would also be responsible for placement of practicum and intern/student teacher candidates. Expected start date August 16, 2022. 

Requirements: Master’s degree in education; PK-12 teaching experience; demonstrated effective teaching with diverse populations. Experience teaching online desirable.  Responsibilities include undergraduate teaching in our CAEP and SCDE accredited teacher education programs; field-based supervision of candidates; coordinating practicum and intern/student teaching placements. Faculty receive tuition assistance for any USC course making this position highly desirable for someone looking to complete their doctoral degree.  Salary commensurate with qualifications and teaching experience. 

USC Aiken is considered a DOE minority-serving institution and continues to diversify its faculty ranks to more closely resemble the 40% minority student population. 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, gender identity, transgender status, genetics, or protected veteran status, or pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions. 

The initial screening of applicants will begin January 23, 2022 and continue until filled. To be considered for this position, applicants must apply online at https://uscjobs.sc.edu/postings/112986 and upload the following with their online application: a current CV, cover letter, unofficial graduate transcripts, and full contact information for 3 professional references. Official transcripts and letters of recommendation will be required of the successful candidate. Questions may be directed to Dr. Judy Beck, SoE Dean at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..  

The University of South Carolina Aiken, a public comprehensive university in the University of South Carolina system, offers undergraduate and master’s degrees to more than 3,900 students in 50 programs of study. USC Aiken is consistently ranked a top public regional college in the South by U.S. News & World Report’s guide “America’s Best Colleges.” The 2021 distinction marks USC Aiken’s 23rd consecutive ranking among the top three in this category and its 15th time in first place. Additionally, USC Aiken was recognized for being a Best College for Veterans and a Top Performer in Social Mobility. We boast students from 35 states and 32 countries. USC Aiken has ten NCAA Division II Athletic programs. Visit www.usca.edu.  

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. 

Assistant Professor of Communication and Emerging Media - Intercultural Communication and Media Studies--University of South Carolina Aiken

The Department of Communication and Emerging Media at the University of South Carolina Aiken (UofSC Aiken) invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor to start August 16, 2022.  USC Aiken is a growing and forward-thinking liberal arts university consistently ranked a top public college in the South. We seek an individual with

  • Demonstrated excellence in teaching intercultural communication and media studies.
  • Ability, as needed, to support the core communication courses for the majors and the general education curriculum.
  • Experience teaching online courses.
  • Commitment to personal and professional growth of students, including communication competence, written and oral skills, and problem-solving abilities.
  • Ability to provide conscientious academic advisement, work well with colleagues and community members, engage in scholarly activity, and provide service to the university, community and/or profession.

Potential opportunity to create and/or redesign classes related to the mission of the department.

Ph.D. required by time of appointment. Preference given to candidates with communication, media studies, or mass communication degrees. Salary is commensurate with education and experience.

UofSC Aiken continues to diversify its faculty ranks to more closely resemble our student population, approximately 40% of whom are from underrepresented racial or ethnic groups. UofSC 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, gender identity, transgender status, genetics, or protected veteran status, or pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions.

The initial screening of applications will begin January 10, 2022 and continue until the position is filled. To be considered for this position, applicants must apply online at: https://uscjobs.sc.edu/postings/110587 and upload the following with their online application: a current CV, cover letter, teaching philosophy, research proposal, unofficial graduate and undergraduate transcripts, and full contact information for 3 professional references. Please direct additional questions to Ms. Elizabeth Webb, Search Chair, Department of Communication and Emerging Media, at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. Additional documentation will be solicited as needed. 

The Department of Communication and Emerging Media offers two B.A. degrees (Communication B.A. and Emerging Media B.A.) along with a minor in Communication. The Department also offers an online B.A. degree in Communication through Palmetto College. We serve approximately 140 majors. Our curriculum for each B.A. degree includes nine core courses and a required capstone internship experience, and is designed to challenge students to understand, integrate and apply theories and principles from both speech and mass communication areas. We emphasize critical thinking and problem-solving skills.

The University of South Carolina Aiken, a public comprehensive university in the University of South Carolina system, offers undergraduate and master’s degrees to more than 3,900 students in 50 programs of study. UofSC Aiken is ranked the #1 public regional college in the South by U.S. News & World Report’s guide "America’s Best Colleges." The 2021 distinction marks UofSC Aiken’s 23rd consecutive ranking among the top three in this category and its 15th time in first place. Additionally, UofSC Aiken was recognized for being a Best College for Veterans and a Top Performer in Social Mobility. UofSC Aiken is South Carolina’s COPLAC institution providing a unique and strong liberal arts core within our degree offerings.  We boast students from 35 states and 32 countries. UofSC Aiken has ten NCAA Division II Athletic programs. Learn more about the Department of Communication and Emerging Media and USC Aiken at www.usca.edu.

Situated on 450 acres, UofSC 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.

Assistant Professor of Communication and Emerging Media – Visual Communication and Media Production--University of South Carolina Aiken

The Department of Communication and Emerging Media at the University of South Carolina Aiken (UofSC Aiken) invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor to start August 16, 2022.  USC Aiken is a growing and forward-thinking liberal arts university consistently ranked a top public college in the South. We seek an individual with

  • Demonstrated excellence in teaching visual communication and media production.
  • Secondary expertise or experience in social media marketing and/or analytics or experience with media writing preferred. 
  • Ability, as needed, to support the core communication courses for the majors.
  • Experience teaching online courses.
  • Commitment to personal and professional growth of students, including communication competence, written and oral skills, and problem-solving abilities.
  • Ability to provide conscientious academic advisement, work well with colleagues and community members, engage in scholarly activity, and provide service to the university, community and/or profession.

Potential opportunity to create and/or redesign classes related to our new Emerging Media degree.

Ph.D. required by time of appointment. Preference given to candidates with communication, media studies, or mass communication degrees.  Salary is commensurate with education and experience.

UofSC Aiken continues to diversify its faculty ranks to more closely resemble our student population, approximately 40% of whom are from underrepresented racial or ethnic groups. UofSC 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, gender identity, transgender status, genetics, or protected veteran status, or pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions.

The initial screening of applications will begin January 10, 2022 and continue until the position is filled. To be considered for this position, applicants must apply online at: https://uscjobs.sc.edu/postings/110563 and upload the following with their online application: a current CV, cover letter, teaching philosophy, research proposal, unofficial graduate and undergraduate transcripts, and full contact information for 3 professional references.  Please direct additional questions to Ms. Elizabeth Webb, Search Chair, Department of Communication and Emerging Media, at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. Additional documentation will be solicited as needed. 

The Department of Communication and Emerging Media offers two B.A. degrees (Communication B.A. and Emerging Media B.A.) along with a minor in Communication. The Department also offers an online B.A. degree in Communication through Palmetto College. We serve approximately 140 majors. Our curriculum for each B.A. degree includes nine core courses and a required capstone internship experience, and is designed to challenge students to understand, integrate and apply theories and principles from both speech and mass communication areas. We emphasize critical thinking and problem-solving skills.

The University of South Carolina Aiken, a public comprehensive university in the University of South Carolina system, offers undergraduate and master’s degrees to more than 3,900 students in 50 programs of study. UofSC Aiken is ranked the #1 public regional college in the South by U.S. News & World Report’s guide "America’s Best Colleges." The 2021 distinction marks UofSC Aiken’s 23rd consecutive ranking among the top three in this category and its 15th time in first place. Additionally, UofSC Aiken was recognized for being a Best College for Veterans and a Top Performer in Social Mobility. UofSC Aiken is South Carolina’s COPLAC institution providing a unique and strong liberal arts core within our degree offerings.  We boast students from 35 states and 32 countries. UofSC Aiken has ten NCAA Division II Athletic programs. Learn more about the Department of Communication and Emerging Media and USC Aiken at www.usca.edu.

Situated on 450 acres, UofSC 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.

Dean, School of Business Administration

The University of South Carolina Aiken (UofSC Aiken) invites applications for the position of Dean, School of Business Administration (position starting date, July 2022 or earlier). 

The School of Business Administration at UofSC Aiken is AACSB accredited, employs 17 full-time faculty members, and maintains five endowed faculty positions. The school enrolls over 700 undergraduate students and offers undergraduate business concentrations in accounting, finance, management, and marketing through traditional face-to-face instruction. The accounting and management concentrations are also offered online through UofSC’s Palmetto College. The school also offers an online MBA degree that has grown quickly and currently serves over 300 graduate students. The MBA has a general track as well as concentrations in accounting, finance, and project management. Learn more about the School of Business Administration at www.usca.edu/soba.

Reporting to the Provost, the Dean is the chief academic officer of the School of Business Administration and is responsible for the academic, administrative, and budgetary leadership of the school. The Dean must be committed to providing an education that supports, develops, and creates skills and competencies in students based on the liberal arts. The Dean must also lead the school in continuing to provide the highest quality in business education for its students in accordance with the standards and expectations of AACSB. The Dean must advocate for the School of Business Administration to the broader campus and work to develop cross-campus connections and opportunities for the faculty and students of the school. The Dean must model excellence in teaching, scholarship, and service and must promote high expectations across the school. The Dean must seek out and develop external relationships with the community in support of the university’s mission and be a strong advocate for the university.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • The School of Business Administration is seeking a dynamic and visionary leader who brings enthusiasm for the position and builds a strong sense of collegiality in the school and across campus.
  • Higher education administrative experience at the departmental level or above.
  • Experience with AACSB to provide leadership and support for re-accreditation.
  • An ability to foster faculty development in the full range of teaching, research, and service.
  • The ability to build strategic relationships with the business community and other campus units.
  • Ph.D. or other terminal degree from an AACSB accredited institution, in a business-related field, with a record that justifies tenure at the rank of Professor.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • An exemplary record of outstanding academic and professional achievement.
  • An attention to detail with strong organizational skills.
  • Strong and effective communication and public relation skills with the ability to develop relationships with external constituencies.
  • A passion to add value to students and an ability to find innovative ways to provide this value.
  • Strong leadership to handle the growth of the school, which includes finding ways to increase its resources.
  • Experience with fundraising and the ability to work with the university, external partners, and alumni to increase fundraising for the school.
  • A record of promoting a diverse and inclusive work environment.

Salary commensurate with qualifications and experience.

UofSC Aiken continues to diversify its faculty ranks to more closely resemble our student population, approximately 40% of whom are from underrepresented racial or ethnic groups.  UofSC 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, gender identity, transgender status, genetics, or protected veteran status, or pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions.

The initial screening of applicants will begin on October 28, 2021 and will continue until the position is filled. To be considered for this leadership position, applicants must complete an online application at https://uscjobs.sc.edu/postings/106868 and upload the following with their online application: a current CV, cover letter, unofficial graduate and undergraduate transcripts, and full contact information for three professional references.

Please direct all inquiries to Dr. Chad L. Leverette, Dean, College of Sciences and Engineering, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.803-641-3291. All inquiries will remain confidential.

The University of South Carolina Aiken is a public comprehensive university in the University of South Carolina system and offers undergraduate and master’s degrees to more than 3,900 students in 50 programs of study. UofSC Aiken is ranked the #1 public regional college in the South by U.S. News & World Report’s guide "America’s Best Colleges." The 2021 distinction marks UofSC Aiken’s 23rd consecutive ranking among the top three in this category and its 15th time in first place. Additionally, UofSC Aiken was recognized for being a Best College for Veterans and a Top Performer in Social Mobility. UofSC Aiken is South Carolina’s COPLAC institution providing a unique and strong liberal arts core within our degree offerings.  We boast students from 35 states and 32 countries. UofSC Aiken has ten NCAA Division II Athletic programs.

Situated on 450 acres, UofSC 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.  For more information concerning UofSC Aiken, please visit the website at www.usca.edu.

Assistant Professor of Spanish (Tenure-track)

The University of South Carolina Aiken, a senior institution in the University of South Carolina system, seeks candidates for Assistant Professor of Spanish (Tenure-track), beginning August 16, 2022. This is a tenure-track 9-month full-time teaching, research, and service position. Required: minimum earned Ph.D. in Spanish (specialization open) in hand by August 16, 2022.  Salary is commensurate with education and experience.   

Candidates will be expected to teach a 3-course load per semester consisting of beginning to intermediate Spanish language courses, Spanish Conversation & Composition courses, specialized courses in Iberian Literatures & Cultures, as well as have knowledge of and/or experience with online course delivery and course development. Interest in becoming involved with our Maymester Study Abroad Program in Valladolid, Spain, as well as the ability to teach “Spanish for the Professions” courses (Spanish for Medical Personnel, Spanish for Business & Finance, Spanish for Teachers, Spanish for Healthcare Workers, etc.), and Spanish-English Translation & Interpretation are pluses.

The Department of Languages, Literatures, and Cultures offers two Spanish majors and two Spanish minors: “Spanish-English Translation and Interpretation” and “Spanish Language, Literatures, and Cultures”. In 2022, the department of will consist of 6 full-time faculty members who teach courses in Spanish, French, and German. The candidate must demonstrate strong evidence of excellence in teaching, scholarly potential, and native or near-native fluency in both Spanish and English.

UofSC Aiken continues to diversify its faculty ranks to more closely resemble our student population, approximately 40% of whom are from underrepresented racial or ethnic groups. UofSC 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, gender identity, transgender status, genetics, or protected veteran status, or pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions. 

Review of applications will begin December 15, 2021 and continue until the position is filled.Applicants must complete the online application at:https://uscjobs.sc.edu/postings/106334 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. Timothy Ashton, Chair, Assistant Professor of Spanish Search Committee, Department of Languages, Literatures, and Cultures, UofSC Aiken, 650 Trolley Line Road, Graniteville, SC 29829. Questions may be directed to Dr. Ashton atThis email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

The University of South Carolina Aiken, a public comprehensive university in the University of South Carolina system, is primarily a teaching institution and offers undergraduate and master’s degrees to more than 3,900 students in 50 programs of study. UofSC Aiken is ranked the #1 public regional college in the South by U.S. News & World Report’s guide "America’s Best Colleges." The 2021 distinction marks UofSC Aiken’s 23rd consecutive ranking among the top three in this category and its 15th time in first place. Additionally, UofSC Aiken was recognized for being a Best College for Veterans and a Top Performer in Social Mobility. UofSC Aiken is South Carolina’s COPLAC institution providing a unique and strong liberal arts core within our degree offerings. A 14:1 student-faculty ratio allows for highly engaged pedagogies with USC Aiken selected as the college of choice by students from 35 states and 32 countries. UofSC Aiken has ten NCAA Division II Athletic programs.

Situated on 450 acres, UofSC 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. Visit: www.usca.edu.

Instructor of Spanish-English Translation & Interpretation (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, specializing in Spanish-English Translation & Interpretation beginning August 16, 2022. 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. Salary is commensurate with education and experience.   

Candidates will be expected to teach a 3-course load per semester consisting of beginning to intermediate Spanish language courses, Spanish-English Translation, and Interpretation courses, “Spanish for the Professions” courses (Spanish for Medical Personnel, Spanish for Business & Finance, Spanish for Teachers, Spanish for Healthcare Workers, etc.), as well as have knowledge of and/or experience with online course delivery and course development.

The Department of Languages, Literatures, and Cultures offers two Spanish majors and two Spanish minors: “Spanish-English Translation and Interpretation” and “Spanish Language, Literatures, and Cultures”. In 2022, the department of will consist of 6 full-time faculty members who teach courses in Spanish, French, and German. The candidate must demonstrate strong evidence of excellence in teaching and native or near-native fluency in both Spanish and English.

UofSC Aiken continues to diversify its faculty ranks to more closely resemble our student population, approximately 40% of whom are from underrepresented racial or ethnic groups. UofSC 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, gender identity, transgender status, genetics, or protected veteran status, or pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions. 

Review of applications will begin December 15, 2021 and continue until the position is filled.Applicants must complete the online application at:https://uscjobs.sc.edu/postings/106333 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. Stephanie Orozco, Chair, Spanish Instructor Search Committee, Department of Languages, Literatures, and Cultures, UofSC Aiken, 650 Trolley Line Road, Graniteville, SC 29829. Questions may be directed to Dr. Orozco atThis email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

The University of South Carolina Aiken, a public comprehensive university in the University of South Carolina system, is primarily a teaching institution and offers undergraduate and master’s degrees to more than 3,900 students in 50 programs of study. UofSC Aiken is ranked the #1 public regional college in the South by U.S. News & World Report’s guide "America’s Best Colleges." The 2021 distinction marks UofSC Aiken’s 23rd consecutive ranking among the top three in this category and its 15th time in first place. Additionally, UofSC Aiken was recognized for being a Best College for Veterans and a Top Performer in Social Mobility. UofSC Aiken is South Carolina’s COPLAC institution providing a unique and strong liberal arts core within our degree offerings. A 14:1 student-faculty ratio allows for highly engaged pedagogies with USC Aiken selected as the college of choice by students from 35 states and 32 countries. UofSC Aiken has ten NCAA Division II Athletic programs.

Situated on 450 acres, UofSC 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. Visit: www.usca.edu.

Instructor of French (Non-tenure-track)

The University of South Carolina, Aiken, a senior institution in the University of South Carolina system, seeks candidates for Instructor of French, beginning August 16, 2022. Required: minimum earned M.A. in French. Other degrees may be considered (M.A. in Education, M.Ed., etc.) providing applicants have completed a minimum of 18 graduate hours in French. Salary is commensurate with education and experience.   

Candidates will be expected to teach a 3-course load per semester consisting of beginning to intermediate French language course, Conversation & Composition courses, as well as have knowledge of and/or experience with online course delivery and course development.Interest in becoming involved with our Maymester Study Abroad Program in Tours, France, as well as the ability to teach “French for the Professions” are pluses.

The Department of Languages, Literatures, and Cultures currently offers two Spanish majors and two Spanish minors: “Spanish-English Translation and Interpretation” and “Spanish Language, Literatures, and Cultures”. In 2022, the department of will consist of 6 full-time faculty members who teach courses in Spanish, French, and German. The candidate must demonstrate strong evidence of excellence in teaching, and native or near-native fluency in both French and English.

UofSC Aiken continues to diversify its faculty ranks to more closely resemble our student population, approximately 40% of whom are from underrepresented racial or ethnic groups. UofSC 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, gender identity, transgender status, genetics, or protected veteran status, or pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions. 

Review of applications will begin December 15, 2021 and continue until the position is filled. Applicants must complete the online application at:https://uscjobs.sc.edu/postings/106324 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. Karl Stenger, Chair, French Instructor Search Committee, Department of Languages, Literatures, and Cultures, UofSC Aiken, 650 Trolley Line Road, Graniteville, SC 29829. Questions may be directed to Dr. Stenger atThis email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

The University of South Carolina Aiken, a public comprehensive university in the University of South Carolina system, is primarily a teaching institution and offers undergraduate and master’s degrees to more than 3,900 students in 50 programs of study. UofSC Aiken is ranked the #1 public regional college in the South by U.S. News & World Report’s guide "America’s Best Colleges." The 2021 distinction marks UofSC Aiken’s 23rd consecutive ranking among the top three in this category and its 15th time in first place. Additionally, UofSC Aiken was recognized for being a Best College for Veterans and a Top Performer in Social Mobility. UofSC Aiken is South Carolina’s COPLAC institution providing a unique and strong liberal arts core within our degree offerings. A 14:1 student-faculty ratio allows for highly engaged pedagogies with USC Aiken selected as the college of choice by students from 35 states and 32 countries. UofSC Aiken has ten NCAA Division II Athletic programs.

Situated on 450 acres, UofSC 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. Visit: www.usca.edu.

Assistant Professor of Accounting – School of Business Administration (Tenure-track)

The School of Business Administration (SOBA) at UofSC Aiken seeks an Assistant Professor of Accounting beginning January 1, 2022. This is a tenure-track 9-month full-time teaching, research, and service position. Candidates must be willing to teach lower-level and upper-level undergraduate courses in Financial Accounting, Accounting Information Systems, Accounting Tax, and advanced accounting topics in both online and traditional settings. Candidates must possess a doctorate in business or a related field from an AACSB accredited institution; ABD candidates meeting the same qualifications are encouraged to apply. Candidates must demonstrate the potential or ability to conduct scholarly research of sufficient quality and quantity to satisfy SOBA guidelines for AACSB Scholarly Academic (SA) qualification. Evidence of teaching effectiveness is desired. Salary is commensurate with qualifications and experience.


The School of Business Administration at UofSC Aiken is AACSB accredited, employs 17 full-time faculty members, and maintains five endowed faculty positions. The School enrolls over 700 students and offers undergraduate business concentrations in accounting, finance, management, and marketing, as well as an MBA. Learn more about the School of Business at www.usca.edu/soba.  

UofSC Aiken continues to diversify its faculty ranks to more closely resemble our student population, approximately 40% of whom are from underrepresented racial or ethnic groups.  UofSC 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, gender identity, transgender status, genetics, or protected veteran status, or pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions.

The initial screening of applicants will begin October 4, 2021 and continue until filled. To be considered for this position, applicants must complete an online application at https://uscjobs.sc.edu/postings/105685 and submit the following: Cover letter discussing qualifications and interest in the position, Statement of Teaching Philosophy, Curriculum vitae and unofficial copies of all graduate transcripts.  Candidates invited to interview must also provide the following prior to a campus visit: Three current letters of recommendation, names and contact information for three professional references, and official copies of graduate and undergraduate transcripts.


Please direct additionally questions to Sanela Porca, Interim Dean, School of Business Administration, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., 803-641-3232.


The University of South Carolina Aiken, a public comprehensive university in the University of South Carolina system, offers undergraduate and master’s degrees to more than 3,900 students in 50 programs of study. UofSC Aiken is ranked the #1 public regional college in the South by U.S. News & World Report’s guide "America’s Best Colleges." The 2021 distinction marks UofSC Aiken’s 23rd consecutive ranking among the top three in this category and its 15th time in first place. Additionally, UofSC Aiken was recognized for being a Best College for Veterans and a Top Performer in Social Mobility. UofSC Aiken is South Carolina’s COPLAC institution providing a unique and strong liberal arts core within our degree offerings.  We boast students from 35 states and 32 countries. UofSC Aiken has ten NCAA Division II Athletic programs.


Situated on 450 acres, UofSC 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.

Electronic Resources Librarian.  Twelve-month, non-tenure-track Instructor of Library Science, UofSC Aiken Library

Responsibilities:  Provide leadership in the management of all aspects of the life cycle of the University of South Carolina Aiken’s electronic resources, including but not limited to licensing, access, maintenance, collection development, and assessment of all electronic materials; participate actively in the Information Literacy Instruction and Library Liaison programs; provide reference services; plan and update relevant Library Research Guides; participate actively in library and campus planning and governance through committee service.  This position works in close collaboration with the Library Collections Coordinator and the technology team.


UofSC Aiken is considered a DOE minority-serving institution and continues to diversify its faculty ranks to more closely resemble the 40% minority student population. UofSC 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, gender identity, transgender status, genetics, or protected veteran status, or pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions.


Minimum Qualifications:  Masters of Library Science or Master of Library and Information Science from an ALA-accredited program; experience in the use of traditional and Web-based library resources; strong commitment in public service and teamwork; ability to work collaboratively; excellent organizational, oral and written communication skills; familiarity with information technology and its applications in an academic setting. 


Preferred Qualifications:  Experience with electronic resources management and knowledge of and experience with reference, library instruction, and collection development; knowledge of assessment trends, knowledge of best practices in academic libraries; evidence of a solid commitment to remain current in library and information science.

Salary is commensurate with education and experience.


The initial screening of applicants will begin September 25, 2021 and continue until filled.
  To be considered for this position, applicants must complete the online application at https://uscjobs.sc.edu/postings/105107 and upload the following: a current CV, cover letter, unofficial graduate and undergraduate transcripts, and full contact information for 3 professional or academic references. Questions may be directed to Natalia Bowdoin, Chair of the Search Committee at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..


The University of South Carolina Aiken, a public comprehensive university in the University of South Carolina system, offers undergraduate and master’s degrees to more than 3,900 students in 50 programs of study. UofSC Aiken is ranked the #1 public regional college in the South by U.S. News & World Report’s guide “America’s Best Colleges.” The 2021 distinction marks UofSC Aiken’s 23rd consecutive ranking among the top three in this category and its 15th time in first place. Additionally, UofSC Aiken was recognized for being a Best College for Veterans and a Top Performer in Social Mobility. We boast students from 35 states and 32 countries. UofSC Aiken has ten NCAA Division II Athletic programs.

Situated on 450 acres, UofSC 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.

Fulltime Faculty Member—Instructor or Assistant Professor of Nursing

The School of Nursing at UofSC Aiken invites applications for an Instructor or Assistant Professor to serve as a full-time faculty member. Expected start date is January 1, 2022.

Requirements:  Masters in Nursing essential by December 31, 2021.  An earned Doctorate in Nursing or related field preferred but will consider a Master’s in Nursing prepared candidate.  Master’s prepared candidate would be on a nontenure track and doctorally prepared candidate could be on tenure track. Primary teaching responsibility in a BSN program, with an expectation of teaching in the simulation lab as well as having other teaching responsibilities in the classroom or clinical. Individuals with psych-mental health experience and acute care and/or medical-surgical backgrounds are encouraged to apply. Teaching and research experience are desirable.  Salary commensurate with qualifications and teaching experience. 

UofSC Aiken is considered a DOE minority-serving institution and continues to diversify its faculty ranks to more closely resemble the 40% minority student population. UofSC 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, gender identity, transgender status, genetics, or protected veteran status, or pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions.

The initial screening of applicants will begin September 16, 2021 and continue until filled.  To be considered for this position, applicants must apply online at https://uscjobs.sc.edu/postings/104151 and upload the following with the online application: a current CV, cover letter, unofficial graduate transcripts, and full contact information for 3 professional references. Questions may be directed to Professor Ashley Brittain, Chair of the Search Committee at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 

The University of South Carolina Aiken, a public comprehensive university in the University of South Carolina system, offers undergraduate and master’s degrees to more than 3,900 students in 50 programs of study. UofSC Aiken is ranked the #1 public regional college in the South by U.S. News & World Report’s guide “America’s Best Colleges.” The 2021 distinction marks UofSC Aiken’s 23rd consecutive ranking among the top three in this category and its 15th time in first place. Additionally, UofSC Aiken was recognized for being a Best College for Veterans and a Top Performer in Social Mobility. We boast students from 35 states and 32 countries. UofSC Aiken has ten NCAA Division II Athletic programs.

Situated on 450 acres, UofSC 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.