UofSC 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

Enrollment Counselor (Student Services Program Coordinator II), $35,568 per year, UofSC Aiken Office of Admissions

The Enrollment Counselor maintains primary responsibility for the recruitment, admission, and enrollment growth. Represents UofSC Aiken in order to increase enrollment by recruiting new students by utilizing CRM, student information system, territory management, and all available resources. Increases prospects and family visits to campus, and creates additional student applications for admission. Counsels prospective students/parents as well as high school guidance counselors and administrators. Advises, recruits, and trains members of student admissions ambassador organizations.  Coordinates yield activities for Admissions Office and staff.  Contributes as part of a results driven team of enrollment management officers.

Master’s degree in Student Services or related field, or bachelor’s degree and 2 years related experience required. Excellent written and oral communication skills required. Must have working knowledge of various Microsoft Office suite software (Word, Outlook, Access, Excel, PowerPoint, Publisher), the ability to work with a diverse group of individuals, and the ability to balance priorities are necessary.  Preferred qualifications include experience in supervision of volunteers, experience with CRM and student information systems, enrollment related recruitment, and management of technology. Experience in giving public presentations, involvement in university student organizations is highly valued.  Extensive domestic travel along with night and weekend hours are an essential part of this position.  Apply online at: https://uscjobs.sc.edu/postings/85310.   Application deadline: August 16, 2020.  Salary is non-negotiable. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.  UofSC Aiken is an AA/EOE.

Administrative Assistant, $27,527 per year, UofSC Aiken, Office of Academic Affairs

The Administrative Assistant will provide administrative support for the Provost and Executive Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs including support for the Dean of the College of Sciences and Engineering, the Assistant Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs, the Director of Sponsored Research, and the Director of the Honors Program.  Administrative support includes (but is not limited to) providing assistance and academic information to faculty, staff, and students; maintaining the Dean’s schedule; making travel arrangements for the Dean; serving as office receptionist; processing mail; maintaining and purchasing supplies. Requires a Bachelor's degree, or a high school diploma and 4 years of related experience; or equivalency.  A Bachelor’s degree and Higher Education experience are both preferred.  Strong computer skills in Microsoft Office, Outlook, Excel, and database management is required. Also must be able to generate budget reports. Apply on-line at:  https://uscjobs.sc.edu/postings/85253.  Deadline for applying is August 9, 2020.  Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.  UofSC Aiken is an AA/EOE. 

Administrative Assistant, $27,527 per year, UofSC Aiken – Departments of Biology & Geology; Chemistry & Physics

The Administrative Assistant will provide administrative support for the Departments of Biology/Geology and Chemistry/Physics. This individual in this position is responsible for the efficient operation of the office and for performing a variety of functions supporting faculty of both departments. These functions include (but are not limited to) tracking departmental budgets using university financial systems; processing personnel documents and faculty travel requests; maintaining departmental files and databases; processing mail and ordering supplies; processing requisitions and payment requests; and supervise student office assistants. The successful candidate will also help develop departmental communications and maintain electronic media. Requires a Bachelor's degree, or a high school diploma and four years of related experience; or equivalency. Must be proficient in Microsoft Office software and be able to work with minimal supervision. Proficiency in web applications, Adobe Creative Suite, and University software is preferred. Apply on-line https://uscjobs.sc.edu/postings/84817.  Application deadline: August 4, 2020.  Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.  UofSC Aiken is an AA/EOE. 

Re-Advertised Admissions Operations Processor (Program Assistant), Minimum salary $27,527/year, USC Aiken Admissions

The Admissions Operations Processor works to increase university enrollment by accurately processing admissions application and is responsible for extensive data entry, reviews files, generates admissions decision letters, communicates with applicants, etc. This position works daily in technology systems which include, but are not limited to enrollment CRM system, Student Information System, and numerous external databases to acquire and record transcripts and other admission documents. The admissions operations processor provide front-line customer service, is responsible for accurate record-keeping and document scanning, and through job duties, supports all enrollment efforts of the university. Requires a Bachelor's degree or a high school diploma and 4 years related program experience. Strong written and oral communication skills are necessary. Must be able to balance priorities, handle more than one task at a time, and make sound decisions using good judgment. Must be able to concentrate for long periods of time on detailed work. Interpersonal communication skills are essential. Experience with Banner student information system is preferred. Apply online at: https://uscjobs.sc.edu/postings/79670.  Application Deadline: July 26, 2020.  Women and minorities are encouraged to apply. USC Aiken is an AA/EOE.  

TEMPORARY POSITIONS

Part-Time Faculty - Math 

Part-time instructor needed to teach lower level math courses at University of South Carolina Aiken for Fall 2020. 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. UofSC Aiken is an AA/EOE.

Faculty Positions

Instructor of Accounting (2 positions available)  – UofSC Aiken School of Business Administration

The University of South Carolina Aiken School of Business Administration (SOBA) invites qualified candidates to apply for a 9-month, full-time, non-tenure-track Instructor of Accounting position for the 2020-2021 Academic Year (starting date: August 16, 2020).  After having served as a full-time faculty member for not less than two academic years, a faculty member may be considered for reappointment at the appropriate tenure-track rank if the unit criteria for appointment at that rank have been met.

Candidates must be ABD or possess a doctorate in accounting or an accounting-related field from an AACSB accredited institution and must qualify as an AACSB Scholarly Academic (SA) under SOBA guidelines.  Salary commensurate with qualifications and teaching experience.

This is a 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 and advanced accounting topics in both online and traditional settings.

Online teaching is required and some courses are taught on the UofSC Aiken campus located in Aiken, South Carolina. The standard teaching load is 12 credit hours (four courses) per semester when teaching undergraduate courses, and 9 credit hours when teaching one or more MBA courses.  Online teaching experience and evidence of teaching effectiveness are preferred.  SOBA online teaching faculty must complete an online teaching certification course unless the faculty member possesses a similar certification.

Candidates must be willing to serve, as assigned, on both UofSC Aiken and SOBA committees.  Service engagements in the local community related to the faculty member’s professional area of expertise are expected by AACSB engagement and impact guidelines.  The position requires the academic advising of UofSC Aiken students.  

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.  

A senior institution of the University of South Carolina System, UofSC Aiken has been ranked as the number one comprehensive, public institution in the South 14 times by U.S. News and World Report.  UofSC Aiken was also recognized in the Chronicle of Higher Education’s annual list of Great Colleges to Work For in 2013, 2014 and 2016. Situated on 450 acres, with an enrollment of 3,700 students, UofSC Aiken is located one hour from Columbia, SC, and thirty minutes from Augusta, GA. Aiken is noted for its famous thoroughbred horses, numerous parks and golf courses, wonderful weather, spacious avenues, and stately homes.  Aiken is located within three hours of Charleston, SC and coastal beaches, and the Appalachian Mountains.  Learn more about UofSC Aiken at www.usca.edu.

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.

The initial screening of applicants will begin immediately and continue until filled.  To be considered for this position, applicants must complete an online application and submit the items listed below online at https://uscjobs.sc.edu/postings/83152.

  • Cover letter discussing qualifications and interest in the position
  • Statement of Teaching Philosophy
  • Curriculum vitae
  • 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
  • Official copies of graduate and undergraduate transcripts

Please direct questions to Mick Fekula, Dean, School of Business Administration, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., 803-641-3340.

UofSC Aiken is strongly committed to increasing diversity, and is an Affirmative Action Equal Opportunity Employer.  Minorities and women are encouraged to apply.

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. UofSC Aiken is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate in educational or employment opportunities on the basis of race, sex, gender, gender identity, transgender status, age, color, religion, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, genetics, protected veteran status, pregnancy, childbirth or related medical conditions.

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.