The University of South Carolina Upstate is a positive, diverse, and empowering institution for motivated, success-minded students who want to be challenged academically, supported personally, and pushed to the boundaries of their potential in an opportunity-rich environment. Because the University of South Carolina Upstate is proud of its student body, we seek to attract a diverse applicant pool.
Job Description: Faculty position to teach on the Spartanburg and/or Greenville campus.
The University of South Carolina Upstate invites applications for a tenure-track assistant professor of History beginning August 16, 2020. Primary teaching responsibilities will be in medieval/early modern Europe and digital history. The ideal candidate will have college-level teaching experience and will be able to teach pre-modern European women’s/gender history. Preference will also be given to those with teaching experience. The successful applicant will be required to teach survey courses in World history, upper-level courses in their area(s) of specialization and contribute to an emerging program in digital history. Faculty typically teach four courses each semester, with expectations of strong teaching, a sustained research agenda, and service responsibilities.
Contact information: Dr. Carmen Harris Search Committee Chair 800 University Way Spartanburg SC 29303 firstname.lastname@example.org (864) 503-5732
The University of South Carolina does not discriminate in educational or employment opportunities on the basis of race, sex, gender, age, color, religion, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, genetics, veteran status, pregnancy, childbirth or related medical conditions.
Minimum Qualifications: Ph.D. in History with specialization in medieval and/or early modern European history and ability to teach in both fields; qualification to teach undergraduate history courses. Successful background check is required.
Internal Number: FAC00185PO19
About University of South Carolina Upstate
The University of South Carolina Upstate is a comprehensive public university, a senior institution of the University of South Carolina and is among the fastest growing universities in the State. U.S. News and World Report recently ranked USC Upstate No. 1 among Top Public Regional Colleges in the South. USC Upstate has been recognized as a top producer of Fulbright Scholars. In addition, students and faculty from over 25 nations reflect the university's international character. Located between Charlotte and Atlanta along the I-85 corridor, one of the fastest growing business and high-tech regions in the country, the campus is within easy driving distance of the Appalachian mountains and the Atlantic Ocean beaches. The University has an enrollment of approximately 6000 students and employs approximately 650 full and part-time faculty and staff, reflecting the diversity of Upstate South Carolina. USC Upstate is proud of the diversity of its student body and we seek to attract an equally diverse applicant pool for faculty, staff, and administrators. We are an EOE/AA employer and are strongly committed to increasing faculty diversity.