Geography Adjunct Instructor

Penn State University

Penn State Abington
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Penn State Abington
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Penn State Abington College invites applications for a part-time instructor for Geography to begin in the Fall 2016 semester. The position requires a commitment to teach an undergraduate course in “Geographic Perspectives on Sustainability and Human-Environment Systems” and/or “Geography of a Developing World”. Required minimum qualifications include an earned Master’s degree in geography, social studies education, or a related field, as well as five years of successful work in college or K-12 schools, evidence of a commitment to excellence in teaching including use of current technology, evidence of a commitment to working collegially and with individuals from diverse backgrounds. The start date for this position is August 2016. The Abington College is a four-year college of The Pennsylvania State University and is conveniently located near Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. For more information about the college, visit our website at: Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. To apply, electronically submit a cover letter expressing your interest in the position, and a curriculum vita. In addition, please submit a list of three academic references, including names, addresses, mail and email addresses and telephone numbers. All applicants must submit their application material online. If you have questions regarding the position’s responsibilities, contact Dr. Kathy Fadigan, Program Chair, Education and Rehabilitative and Human Services, at

These salary bands have been established to provide salary guidelines for staff positions.

Salary Band Minimum Midpoint Maximum
A $16,584 $24,456 $32,328
B $18,240 $26,904 $35,556
C $19,728 $29,592 $39,456
D $21,708 $32,568 $43,416
E $24,312 $36,468 $48,612
F $27,228 $40,848 $54,456
G $30,012 $45,744 $61,500
H $34,188 $52,140 $70,080
I $38,988 $59,424 $79,908
J $43,716 $67,740 $91,812
K $50,712 $78,600 $106,488
L $58,836 $91,176 $123,528
M $68,232 $105,756 $143,292
N $80,508 $124,788 $169,068
O $93,492 $147,252 $201,024
P $110,340 $173,760 $237,192
Q $126,396 $199,056 $271,728
R $151,668 $238,872 $326,088