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Job Openings

Please search and apply for available positions on any of the University of South Carolina campuses by viewing the USC Jobs Online Employment website. Selecting USC Sumter as the campus for your search will display employment opportunities available on the Sumter campus.

How to Apply

The University of South Carolina requires individuals to apply online at USC Jobs Online for all job vacancies.

After completing the application, you will be able to attach a cover letter, resume and three current letters of reference with addresses and phone numbers. You may mail copies of all college transcripts to: 

Human Resources Office
USC Sumter
200 Miller Road
Sumter SC 29150

If you have any questions about the application procedures, please call (803) 938-3721. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. 

Current Postings

Instructor of Business Management

Appointment beginning Fall 2018 or Spring 2019. University of South Carolina Sumter. The University of South Carolina Sumter invites qualified candidates to apply for a non-tenure-track, full-time Instructor of Business Management position starting in August 2018 or January 2019. 

Candidates must commit to excellence in teaching business at the undergraduate level. The teaching load is 9 hours per semester, accompanied by performing the duties of the USC Aiken–Sumter business degree Program Coordinator. The preferred applicant will hold a Master of Business Administration or commensurate business-related master’s degree from an AACSB-accredited institution, accompanied by related professional experience. The successful candidate will be expected to maintain currency in the discipline through professional activity and/or the production of scholarly intellectual contributions in the teaching field of business management. The successful candidate is also expected to engage in service to the institution and maintain high teaching standards.

Student advising and participation in campus committees are expected. USC Sumter is part of USC’s Palmetto College which involves offering four-year degrees through multiple forms of course delivery and learning, such as two-way video delivery (videoconferencing) and online learning (Blackboard or similar course management system).

Employment is conditional based on approval by the University of South Carolina Aiken School of Business Administration and a background check. The University of South Carolina requires individuals to apply online for all job vacancies. The University of South Carolina requires individuals to apply online for all job vacancies on the USC Jobs Online Employment site. As part of the online process, an application letter (which should include philosophy of teaching and professional goals and interests), vita, three current letters of recommendation and copies of all undergraduate and graduate transcripts, must be attached to the online application form. If you have any questions about the application procedures, please contact Dr. James Privett, Division of Business and Economics at (803) 938-3758 or jamesp@uscsumter.edu. Foreign nationals should indicate current US immigration status. USC Sumter is an AA/EOE. USC Sumter, 200 Miller Road, Sumter SC 29150-2498.

Part-Time Adjunct Faculty in Sociology

USC Sumter is seeking an Adjunct Instructor in Sociology to begin August 2018 to teach Sociology 101 (Introductory Sociology) in the Columbia/Lexington area.

Minimum qualifications for this position include a Master’s degree with at least 18 graduate hours in Sociology and specific coursework in the field being taught. Teaching experience in post-secondary education desired. Experience teaching the above-named course or its equivalent is a plus. This appointment is on a course-by-course basis. Salary is commensurate with education, experience and discipline.

The University of South Carolina requires individuals to apply online for all job vacancies on the USC Jobs Online Employment site. Should you have any questions regarding this position, please contact Dr. Andrew J. Kunka, Division Chair, at 803-938-3718 or ajkunka@uscsumter.edu. An unofficial transcript must be attached in addition to the required application, cover letter, vitae and three letters of reference. An official copy of your transcripts will be required upon hire. Review of credentials will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. Foreign nationals should indicate current US immigration status. USC Sumter is an AA/EOE.

Part-Time Adjunct Faculty in Political Science

USC Sumter is seeking an Adjunct Instructor in Political Science to begin August 2018 to teach Political Science 201 (American National Government) in the Columbia/Lexington area.

Minimum qualifications for this position include a Master’s degree with at least 18 graduate hours in Political Science and specific coursework in the field being taught. Teaching experience in post-secondary education desired. Experience teaching the above-named course or its equivalent is a plus. This appointment is on a course-by-course basis. Salary is commensurate with education, experience and discipline.

The University of South Carolina requires individuals to apply online for all job vacancies on the USC Jobs Online Employment site. Should you have any questions regarding this position, please contact Dr. Andrew J. Kunka, Division Chair, at 803-938-3718 or ajkunka@uscsumter.edu. An unofficial transcript must be attached in addition to the required application, cover letter, vitae and three letters of reference. An official copy of your transcripts will be required upon hire. Review of credentials will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. Foreign nationals should indicate current US immigration status. USC Sumter is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer. USC Sumter is an AA/EOE.

Part-Time Adjunct Faculty in Music

USC Sumter is seeking an Adjunct Instructor in Music to begin August 2018 to teach Music 110 (Introduction to Music) in the Columbia/Lexington area.

Minimum qualifications for this position include a Master’s degree with at least 18 graduate hours in Music and specific coursework in the field being taught. Teaching experience in post-secondary education desired. Experience teaching the above-named course or its equivalent is a plus. This appointment is on a course-by-course basis. Salary is commensurate with education, experience and discipline.

The University of South Carolina requires individuals to apply online for all job vacancies on the USC Jobs Online Employment site. Should you have any questions regarding this position, please contact Dr. Andrew J. Kunka, Division Chair, at 803-938-3718 or ajkunka@uscsumter.edu. An unofficial transcript must be attached in addition to the required application, cover letter, vitae and three letters of reference. An official copy of your transcripts will be required upon hire. Review of credentials will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. Foreign nationals should indicate current US immigration status. USC Sumter is an AA/EOE.

Part-Time Adjunct Faculty in History

USC Sumter is seeking an Adjunct Instructor in History to begin August 2018 to teach History 111 (United States History I) and/or History 112 (United States History II) in the Columbia/Lexington area.

Minimum qualifications for this position include a Master’s degree with at least 18 graduate hours in History and specific coursework in the field being taught. Preference will be given to those who hold a Ph.D. in History or who are currently pursuing one. Teaching experience in post-secondary education desired. Experience teaching the above-named courses or their equivalent is a plus. This appointment is on a course-by-course basis. Salary is commensurate with education, experience and discipline.

The University of South Carolina requires individuals to apply online for all job vacancies on the USC Jobs Online Employment site. Should you have any questions regarding this position, please contact Dr. Andrew J. Kunka, Division Chair, at 803-938-3718 or ajkunka@uscsumter.edu. An unofficial transcript must be attached in addition to the required application, cover letter, vitae and three letters of reference. An official copy of your transcripts will be required upon hire. Review of credentials will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. Foreign nationals should indicate current US immigration status. USC Sumter is an AA/EOE.

Part-Time Adjunct Faculty in English

USC Sumter is seeking an Adjunct Instructor in English to begin August 2018 to teach English 101 (Critical Reading and Composition) and/or English 102 (Rhetoric and Composition) in the Columbia/Lexington area. 

Minimum qualifications for this position include a Master’s degree with at least 18 graduate hours in English.  Teaching experience in post-secondary education desired.  Experience teaching the above-named courses or their equivalent is a plus. This appointment is on a course-by-course basis. Salary is commensurate with education, experience and discipline.

The University of South Carolina requires individuals to apply online for all job vacancies on the USC Jobs Online Employment site. Should you have any questions regarding this position, please contact Dr. Andrew J. Kunka, Division Chair, at 803-938-3718 or ajkunka@uscsumter.edu. An unofficial transcript must be attached in addition to the required application, cover letter, vitae and three letters of reference. Official transcripts will be required upon hire. Review of credentials will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled.  Foreign nationals should indicate current US immigration status. USC Sumter is an AA/EOE.

Financial Aid Counselor

Student Services Program Coordinator II (Financial Aid Counselor), Band 5. The Financial Aid Counselor represents the University of South Carolina Sumter to prospective, new and continuing students; as well as family members, pertinent USC stakeholders, high school guidance counselors and local administrators. The position is located at the University of South Carolina Sumter’s Office of Financial Aid and Veterans Affairs and, in addition to counseling students, is responsible for administering federal, state and institutional aid; including scholarships, grants, loans and Veterans Affairs benefits. Travel within the USC Sumter service area will be expected as needed. Masters degree in Student Services or related field and 1 year related experience, or bachelor’s degree and 3 years related experience. Knowledge of financial aid programs and veterans benefits is highly desirable.  

The University of South Carolina requires individuals to apply online for all job vacancies on the USC Jobs Online Employment site. As part of the online process, a cover letter, resume, copies of all college transcripts and list of references must be attached to the online application form.  If you have any questions about the application procedures, please call (803) 938-3721.  Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.  USC Sumter is an AA/EOE.

Temporary Maintenance Position

Temporary Maintenance Position. USC Sumter is seeking an individual to begin immediately to serve in the Maintenance Department. Duties include helping skilled trades workers perform maintenance and repair tasks in such areas as carpentry, masonry, electricity, heating, venting and air conditioning (HVAC), plumbing and boiler operation. A high school diploma and two or more years of experience are preferred. This position will require approximately 40 hours per week within business hours. The rate of pay is set at $12.50 per hour.

The University of South Carolina requires individuals to apply online for all job vacancies on the USC Jobs Online Employment site. If you have any questions about the application procedures, please call (803) 938-3721. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. USC Sumter is an AA/EOE.

Temporary Custodian Position

Temporary Custodian Position.  USC Sumter is seeking approximately five individuals to begin immediately to serve in the Custodial Department.  Duties include custodial services, facility setup, security, and grounds keeping.  A high school diploma or 10th grade education and 2 years related experience are preferred.  Knowledge of housekeeping operations, related policies and procedures, good communication skills, and the ability to perform diversified duties a plus.  This position will require approximately 40 hours per week.  The rate of pay is set at $9.00 per hour. Work hours will be from 2:30 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.

The University of South Carolina requires individuals to apply online for all job vacancies on the USC Jobs Online Employment site. If you have any questions about the application procedures, please call (803) 938-3721.  Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.  USC Sumter is an AA/EOE.

Instructor of Statistics

Instructor of Statistics (beginning August 2018) at USC Sumter. Position requires a Master’s degree in Statistics, Mathematics, or Mathematics Education. Ph.D. in Statistics or Mathematics preferred. The candidate must have a minimum of 18 graduate hours in Statistics. The teaching load will be twelve credit hours a semester, undergraduate day, evening and possible distance education or online courses consisting primarily of freshman or sophomore courses. Undergraduate academic advising and institutional committee service is required.  Position expectations include excellence in teaching and the ability to incorporate technology in the classroom.

The University of South Carolina requires individuals to apply online for all job vacancies on the USC Jobs Online Employment site. As part of the online process, an application letter (which should include philosophy of teaching and professional goals and interests), vita, three current letters of recommendation, copies of all undergraduate and graduate transcripts, and summaries of teaching evaluations or other evidence of excellence in teaching must be attached to the online application form. If you have any questions about the application procedures, please call (803) 938-3721. Review of credentials will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. Foreign nationals should indicate current US immigration status. USC Sumter is an AA/EOE.

Peer Tutors

USC Sumter is now hiring peer tutors for Fall 2017. This is a paid position. Tutors are needed in the following areas:

English & Writing
Math
Spanish
Accounting
Economics
Chemistry

If interested, please fill out the application and either print and return to the USC Sumter Library or email to Head Librarian Sharon Chapman

The University of South Carolina provides affirmative action and equal opportunity in education and employment for all qualified persons. USC does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability or veteran status.