Faculty Positions


Notice to all applicants: If you are selected as a finalist, job references and a background check will be conducted. See the Job Reference and Background Checks policy (PDF) for more information.

Click on plus button at the bottom of this Accordion BLOCK (not accordion tab) to create a new tab. Select Accordion TAB block to edit tab headline. Select nested blocks within accordion tab to edit content.
  • No posting available at this time.

Click on plus button at the bottom of this Accordion BLOCK (not accordion tab) to create a new tab. Select Accordion TAB block to edit tab headline. Select nested blocks within accordion tab to edit content.
  • Full-Time Positions

    No vacancies


    Part-Time Positions

    The Department of Fine Arts & Communication Studies at the University of South Carolina Upstate is searching for part-time instructors to teach History of Western Art: Ancient-Medieval and History of Western Art: Renaissance-Modern (all at the 100-level). 

    Minimum Qualifications: MA in Art History or Visual Studies, or MFA in Visual Arts with clear evidence and documentation of successful teaching experience in art history.

    Preferred Qualifications: PhD in Art History with evidence of teaching experience.

    Submit in a single PDF document: a cover letter, CV, and contact information for three references to:

    Dr. Emily Kofoed, Division Chair
    Department of Fine Arts and Communication Studies
    University of South Carolina Upstate
    800 University Way
    Spartanburg, SC 29303
    ekofoed@uscupstate.edu 

    Review of information will begin immediately and continue until positions are filled. Official transcripts will be required upon hiring.

Click on plus button at the bottom of this Accordion BLOCK (not accordion tab) to create a new tab. Select Accordion TAB block to edit tab headline. Select nested blocks within accordion tab to edit content.
  • Full-Time Positions

    No vacancies

    Part-Time Positions

    No vacancies

Click on plus button at the bottom of this Accordion BLOCK (not accordion tab) to create a new tab. Select Accordion TAB block to edit tab headline. Select nested blocks within accordion tab to edit content.
  • Full-Time Positions

    No Vacancies 

    Part-Time Positions

    The Department of Informatics and Engineering Systems at the University of South Carolina Upstate is searching for part-time instructors to teach undergraduate courses in information technology.

    Minimum Qualifications: A Master’s degree in information technology, information management, computer science or a closely related field with at least 18 hours of relevant graduate course work is required.

    Submit a letter of application, a CV and unofficial transcripts to:

    Dr. Tyrone S. Toland
    Chair, Department of Informatics & Engineering Systems
    University of South Carolina Upstate
    800 University Way
    Spartanburg, SC 29303
    ttoland@uscupstate.edu

Click on plus button at the bottom of this Accordion BLOCK (not accordion tab) to create a new tab. Select Accordion TAB block to edit tab headline. Select nested blocks within accordion tab to edit content.
  • Full-Time Positions

    No vacancies

    Part-Time Positions

    No vacancies

Click on plus button at the bottom of this Accordion BLOCK (not accordion tab) to create a new tab. Select Accordion TAB block to edit tab headline. Select nested blocks within accordion tab to edit content.
  • Full-Time Positions

    No vacancies

    Part-Time Positions

    Instructor — Film

    The Division of Languages, Literature, and Composition at the University of South Carolina Upstate is searching for part-time instructors to teach introductory and advanced courses in video production, screenwriting, or film analysis and contribute to the film minor, English major, and communication major programs. The department is seeking instructors who will lead students to meet programmatic objectives, build career readiness through project-based learning, and demonstrate positive, discipline-specific learning outcomes.

    Minimum Qualifications: Master’s degree in Film, Cultural Studies, Digital Media, or closely related field (18 hours of graduate course work) is required.

    Preferred Qualifications: Ph.D. in film or related field, knowledge of film theory and analysis, experience and film portfolio in film production and/or screenwriting, dedication to student-centered pedagogy, and experience teaching at the college/university-level preferred.

    Submit a letter of application, CV, two letters of recommendation, and unofficial transcripts to:

    Dr. Esther Godfrey, Chair, Languages, Literature and Composition
    University of South Carolina Upstate
    800 University Way
    Spartanburg, SC 29303
    godfreel@uscupstate.edu

     Review of applications will begin immediately.

    Instructor — English

    The Division of Languages, Literature, and Composition at the University of South Carolina Upstate is searching for part-time instructors to teach introductory courses in composition and/or other writing classes that build appropriate writing, communication, research, information literacy, and critical thinking competencies and contribute to the English program’s general education and/or other offerings. The department is seeking instructors who will lead students to meet programmatic objectives and demonstrate positive, discipline-specific learning outcomes.

    Minimum Qualifications: Master’s degree in English or closely related field (18 hours of graduate course work in English) is required.

    Preferred Qualifications: Ph.D. in English or related field, knowledge of rhetorical and argument-based approaches to first-year writing (as applicable), dedication to student-centered pedagogy, and experience teaching at the college/university-level preferred.

    Submit a letter of application, CV, two letters of recommendation, and unofficial transcripts to:

    Dr. Esther Godfrey, Chair, Languages, Literature and Composition
    University of South Carolina Upstate
    800 University Way
    Spartanburg, SC 29303
    godfreel@uscupstate.edu

    Review of applications will begin immediately.

    Instructor — World Languages

    The Division of Languages, Literature, and Composition at the University of South Carolina Upstate is searching for part-time instructors to teach introductory courses in world languages that build appropriate language, culture, and critical thinking competencies and contribute to the world language program’s general education offerings in American Sign Language, Chinese, French, German, or Spanish.

    Minimum Qualifications: Master’s degree in language taught or closely related field (18 hours of graduate course work in the language) is required. Languages in the USC Upstate program: American Sign Language, Chinese, French, German, and Spanish.

    Preferred Qualifications: Ph.D. in the language taught or related field, knowledge of ACTFL World Readiness Standards and experience teaching at the college/university-level preferred.

    Submit a letter of application, CV, two letters of recommendation, and unofficial transcripts to:

    Dr. Esther Godfrey, Chair, Languages, Literature and Composition
    University of South Carolina Upstate
    800 University Way
    Spartanburg, SC 29303
    godfreel@uscupstate.edu

    Review of applications will begin immediately.

    Instructor — Spanish

    The Division of Languages, Literature and Composition at the University of South Carolina Upstate is searching for part-time instructors to teach introductory courses in Spanish.

    Minimum Qualifications: Master’s degree in Spanish or closely related field (18 hours of graduate course work in Spanish) is required.

    Preferred Qualifications: Ph.D. in Spanish or related field and experience teaching at the college/university-level preferred.

    Submit a letter of application, CV, two letters of recommendation, and unofficial transcripts to:

    Dr. Esther Godfrey, Chair, Languages, Literature and Composition
    University of South Carolina Upstate
    800 University Way
    Spartanburg, SC 29303
    godfreel@uscupstate.edu

    Review of applications will begin immediately.

Click on plus button at the bottom of this Accordion BLOCK (not accordion tab) to create a new tab. Select Accordion TAB block to edit tab headline. Select nested blocks within accordion tab to edit content.
  • Full-Time Positions

    No vacancies

    Part-time positions

    No vacancies

Click on plus button at the bottom of this Accordion BLOCK (not accordion tab) to create a new tab. Select Accordion TAB block to edit tab headline. Select nested blocks within accordion tab to edit content.
  • Full-time Positions:

    No vacancies

    Part-Time Positions

    The Division of Mathematics and Computer Science at the University of South Carolina Upstate is searching for part-time instructors to teach undergraduate courses in Computer Science.  

    Minimum Qualifications: A Master’s degree in computer science or a closely related field with at least 18 hours of relevant graduate course work is required.

    Submit a letter of application, a CV and unofficial transcripts to:

    Dr. Benjamin Montgomery, Chair
    Chair
    Division of Math and Computer Science
    800 University Way | Spartanburg, SC 29303 W: 803.503.5292
    montgo55@uscupstate.edu

Click on plus button at the bottom of this Accordion BLOCK (not accordion tab) to create a new tab. Select Accordion TAB block to edit tab headline. Select nested blocks within accordion tab to edit content.
  • Full-Time Positions

    No vacancies

    Part-Time Positions

    The Division of Natural Sciences & Engineering at the University of South Carolina Upstate is searching for part-time instructors to teach courses in introductory chemistry, introductory biology, human anatomy & physiology, engineering, physics, and geology.

    Minimum Qualifications: A Master’s degree in chemistry or biology, respectively, or a closely related field with at least 18 hours of relevant graduate course work is required.

    Submit a letter of application, a CV and unofficial transcripts to:

    Dr. Briget C. Doyle
    Chair, Division of Natural Sciences & Engineering
    University of South Carolina Upstate
    800 University Way
    Spartanburg, SC 29303
    doylebc@uscupstate.edu

Click on plus button at the bottom of this Accordion BLOCK (not accordion tab) to create a new tab. Select Accordion TAB block to edit tab headline. Select nested blocks within accordion tab to edit content.
  • Full-Time Positions

    No vacancies

    Part-Time Positions

    No vacancies

Click on plus button at the bottom of this Accordion BLOCK (not accordion tab) to create a new tab. Select Accordion TAB block to edit tab headline. Select nested blocks within accordion tab to edit content.
  • Full-Time Positions

    No vacancies

    Part-Time Positions

    No vacancies

Click on plus button at the bottom of this Accordion BLOCK (not accordion tab) to create a new tab. Select Accordion TAB block to edit tab headline. Select nested blocks within accordion tab to edit content.
  • Full-Time Positions

    No vacancies

    Part-Time Positions

    Part-time faculty needed:  The George Dean Johnson, Jr. College of Business and Economics, University of South Carolina Upstate, is searching for instructors to teach courses in the following areas:

    • Accounting
    • Human Resources
    • Economics
    • Management 
    • Marketing
    • Business Information systems
    • Logistics and Supply Chain Management
    • Business Analytics

    Instructors are needed to teach day classes in Spartanburg and evening classes in Spartanburg and at the University Center Greenville. None of these classes will be online. 

    Minimum Qualifications: Master’s degree in the area of teaching is required. Preference is given to candidates who have experience teaching college-level business courses.

    Send electronically or via mail: letter of application, vitae/resume, and unofficial copy of graduate transcripts to Dr. Jim O’Connor, Associate Dean, Johnson College of Business and Economics, 160 East St. John St., Spartanburg, SC 29306, joconnor@uscupstate.edu. Official transcripts will be required upon hiring.

    Review of applications will begin immediately. 

Click on plus button at the bottom of this Accordion BLOCK (not accordion tab) to create a new tab. Select Accordion TAB block to edit tab headline. Select nested blocks within accordion tab to edit content.
  • Full-Time Positions

    No vacancies

    Part-Time Positions

    The Department of Human Performance and Health in the College of Education, Human Performance and Health is seeking part-time instructors to teach in person courses (mainly activity courses) in Physical Education Teacher Education program. 

    Minimum Qualifications: A Bachelor’s degree in physical education is required as well as a Master’s degree in a closely related field with at least 18 hours of relevant graduate course work is required.

    Submit a letter of application, a CV and unofficial transcripts to:
    Dr. Jim Kamla
    Chair, Department of Human Performance and Health
    USC Upstate
    800 University Way
    Spartanburg, SC 29303
    KAMIA@uscupstate.edu

Click on plus button at the bottom of this Accordion BLOCK (not accordion tab) to create a new tab. Select Accordion TAB block to edit tab headline. Select nested blocks within accordion tab to edit content.
  • Full-time Positions:

    No vacancies


    Part-time faculty needed:

    Minimum Qualifications: Unencumbered RN license and MSN degree or higher is required. For specialty courses, faculty must have significant clinical experience in the specialty area or the graduate degree in that specialty and a minimum of 2 years nursing experience.

    Contact: Tracey Bourgoin, 864-503-5444. bourgoit@uscupstate.edu 

    Send electronically or via mail:  letter of application, vitae/resume, copies of undergraduate and graduate transcripts to Tracey Bourgoin, 800 University Way, Spartanburg, SC 29303, bourgoit@uscupstate.edu. Official transcripts will be required before start date if hired. A pre-employment drug screening and background check are also required.

    Review of applications will begin immediately.