Lecturer in African Studies

Campus/Location:
University Park Campus
Date Announced:
04/18/2017
Date Closing:
open until filled
Job Number:
70571
Classification:
Exempt
Work Unit:
College of the Liberal Arts
Department:
African Studies Program

Description

The African Studies Program at The Pennsylvania State University invites applications for a full-time lecturer position, starting August 2017. This position is a one-year, non-tenure track appointment with the possibility of reappointment. Responsibilities primarily include teaching introductory to intermediate undergraduate courses in African Studies along with supporting duties in the African Studies Program. Teaching load is six courses per academic year. Courses include Introduction to Contemporary Africa and Africa in Cinema. Minimum requirement is a Master’s degree in a related discipline; a Ph.D. and relevant research and experience in the field are preferred. To be considered for this position, applicants must include a cover letter detailing relevant qualifications, a current CV (with the names and contact information of three references), a one-page teaching philosophy, and a recent publication or writing sample. Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. For more information about the program, please visit our website at http://afr.la.psu.edu//

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

Salary Band Minimum Midpoint Maximum
A $16,104 $23,748 $31,392
B $17,712 $26,124 $34,524
C $19,152 $28,728 $38,304
D $21,072 $31,620 $42,156
E $23,604 $35,400 $47,196
F $26,436 $39,660 $52,872
G $29,136 $44,412 $59,712
H $33,192 $50,616 $68,040
I $37,848 $57,696 $77,580
J $42,444 $65,772 $89,136
K $49,236 $76,308 $103,392
L $57,120 $88,524 $119,928
M $66,240 $102,672 $139,116
N $78,168 $121,152 $164,148
O $90,768 $142,968 $195,168
P $107,124 $168,696 $230,280
Q $126,396 $199,056 $271,728
R $151,668 $238,872 $326,088