University of South Carolina, Mathematics

Position ID: UofSC-MATHPTI [#19621]
Position Title: Professional-Track Instructor
Position Type: Non tenure-track faculty
Position Location: Columbia, South Carolina 29208, United States [map]
Subject Area: Mathematics
Application Deadline: 2022/03/19 11:59PMhelp popup** finished (2022/02/18, finished 2022/09/16, listed until 2022/08/18)
Position Description:    

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Professional-Track Instructor


The College of Arts and Sciences at the University of South Carolina-Columbia invites applications for 7 full-time FTE Instructor position in the Department of Mathematics. This is a 9-month appointment and is a non-tenure track appointment, renewable based on Dean’s approval, satisfactory performance, departmental needs, and the availability of funding. The successful candidate is expected to teach 100 and 200 level courses, including first year calculus and precalculus courses.  Applicants must have a minimum of a M.S. degree, Ph.D. preferred, in Mathematics or Mathematics Education and demonstrated excellence in teaching.  The expected teaching load is 4-4. However, course releases may be given based on additional service in the Department, College, and University.


Applications must be submitted through the University’s online employment system “USC Jobs” at Applicants are required to submit at least three signed letters of recommendation specifically addressing the teaching of the applicant, a statement of teaching philosophy, teaching evaluations, and a CV. Complete applications received no later than March 19, 2022 will receive full consideration. Please address inquiries to


The Mathematics Department (, located in the heart of the historic campus, currently has 33 tenured and tenure-track faculty, 5 instructors, 46 graduate students, over 180 majors, and 40 minors. Faculty research interests include algebra, analysis, applied and computational mathematics, constructive approximation, discrete mathematics, geometry, mathematical biology, mathematical education, and number theory.

The University of South Carolina is a globally recognized, high-impact research university committed to a superior student experience and dedicated to innovation in learning, research and community engagement. Founded in 1801, the university offers more than 300-degree programs and is a top-tier Carnegie Foundation research institution. More than 50,000 students are enrolled at one of 20 locations throughout the state, including the research campus in Columbia. With 60 nationally ranked academic programs including top-ranked programs in international business, the nation’s best honors college and distinguished programs in engineering, law, medicine, public health and the arts, the university is helping to build healthier, more educated communities in South Carolina and around the world.

The University of South Carolina is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer.  Minorities and women are encouraged to apply. The University of South Carolina 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.

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Further Info:
Department of Mathematics
Carolina Coliseum Rm. 1000
701 Asembly Street
University of South Carolina
Columbia, SC 29208