Academic Support Assistant

Penn State University

University Park Campus
Date Announced:
Date Closing:
open until filled
Job Number:
Work Unit:
Office of the President
Morgan Academic Center


The Morgan Academic Support Center for Student-Athletes is accepting applications for the position of Academic Support Assistant for the 2017-18 academic year (SU17, FA17, SP18). This position is designed to provide an opportunity for a post-baccalaureate individual to gain direct experience in the area of academic support for student-athletes. Applicants must possess a bachelor’s degree or above, demonstrate strong interpersonal communication and organizational skills, initiative, self-motivation, professionalism, and the ability to work in the fast paced environment. Experience in a Division I athletic-academic support environment is preferred, as well as, an interest in pursuing graduate level studies while working in a professional student-athlete academic support setting. Responsibilities will include assisting academic support staff with monitoring individual student-athlete academic progress and attendance, facilitating and monitoring a study hall program, and serving as a teaching assistant for the student-athlete first-year seminar course. This position is limited to a maximum of (25) hours per week, which includes regular daytime hours and some evenings and weekends. To be considered for this position, application materials must be submitted online. Application materials will be accepted on an ongoing basis and reviewed as needed.

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