Assistant Professor (Tenure Track)

Penn State University

University Park Campus
Date Announced:
Date Closing:
open until filled
Job Number:
Work Unit:
College of Nursing


The Pennsylvania State University College of Nursing at University Park seeks junior faculty with a program of research that contributes to the advancement of nursing science and knowledge translation of health promotion and healthcare strategies, Tenure Track faculty will also contribute to the mission of teaching excellence. The successful candidate will have a research doctorate and an active and focused program of research with potential for attracting extramural funding,as well as a documented commitment to teaching and service. Further, we are seeking a colleague who is interested in contributing to the diversity mission of the College and the University. For more information on the Framework to Foster Diversity at Penn State,please go to: Penn State College of Nursing is among the top schools of nursing in the country in NIH funding with robust programs of research in such areas as end-of-life and palliative care, aging and cognition, dementia and delirium in the older adults, person-centered care, child and adolescent health, as well as organizational change in complex systems. In addition, the College of Nursingis a co-leader in the Penn State CTSI. Excellent opportunities exist for interdisciplinary collaboration with faculty and international researchers in the College of Nursing Center of Geriatric Nursing Excellence, as well as the Colleges of Medicine, Health and Human Development, and several academic centers within the University and beyond, including the Child Maltreatment Solutions Network and Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center. All candidates must complete the online application to be considered. A letter of application,curriculum vitae, and the names and contact information (addresses, including e-mail addresses and telephone numbers) of at least three academic professional references should be submitted in one pdf file. Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. Direct all inquiries to: Janice Penrod, PhD, RN, FGSA, FAAN, Interim Dean and Professor, The Pennsylvania State University College of Nursing, 201 Nursing Sciences Building, University Park, PA 16802.

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