Classification Title: Clinical Assistant Professor
College/Division: College of Pharmacy
Department: COP Drug Discovery and Biomedical Sciences
Advertised Job Summary:
The College of Pharmacy at the University of South Carolina (USC) is currently seeking an ambitious individual for one full-time, 12-month faculty position. This is a non-tenure track Clinical Assistant Professor position in the Department of Drug Discovery and Biomedical Sciences. The primary responsibility for this position will be to lead f the UofSC College of Pharmacy Diagnostic Genomics Lab. This is a CLIA-certified lab that performs a saliva-based rapid test for the novel CoV-2 coronavirus. Other responsibilities for this position will also include teaching of Doctor of Pharmacy students and residents, research and scholarly activity, university, and college service relevant to the operation of this lab.
Advertised Minimum Qualifications :
The successful candidate for this position will have a Ph.D. degree in Biological sciences or related Biomedical scientific discipline (postdoctoral experience preferred) with at least 8 years of experience in Biomedical research settings.
Obtained certifications required for the operation and oversight of a CLIA-certified diagnostic medical lab, including for example from ASCP or ABB.
Effectively demonstrate current knowledge of CLIA regulations, HIPPA regulations regarding the protection of health information, and lab safety pertaining to the handling of human samples.
The candidate should possess excellent written and oral skills through the ability to read and understand complex information and ideas.
The successful candidate should possess skills in oral comprehension through the ability to listen to and understand information and ideas presented through spoken words and sentences.
The successful candidate should have the ability and willingness to change direction and focus to meet shifting organizational and business demands which includes the ability to multi-task and meet strict deadlines.
Create and contribute to an environment that values people, encourages trust, teamwork, and open communication, and provides participation, learning, feedback and recognition.
Demonstrates integrity and productive under pressure, and achieve development goals. Ability to manage multiple projects and competing priorities.
Full/Part Time: Full Time
Internal Number: 88005
About The University of South Carolina
The University of South Carolina System is comprised of the state’s flagship university in Columbia (founded in 1801 and currently one of the top 50 “Best Colleges” according to U.S. News and World Report), three regional comprehensive universities (USC Aiken, USC Beaufort and USC Upstate), and Palmetto College consisting of four two-year campuses (USC Lancaster, USC Salkehatchie, USC Sumter, USC Union and Fort Jackson/Extended University). Together, the USC System institutions offer more than 450 degree programs on campus and online and are uniquely positioned to meet the state’s educational, cultural, health and research needs. The System employs nearly 14,000 people who work daily to improve the lives of students, fellow South Carolinians and the world. Our diverse engaged faculty and staff enjoy a dynamic and intellectually stimulating work environment.