Instructor of Information Sciences and Technology

Penn State University

Penn State Altoona
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open until filled
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Penn State Altoona
Academic Affairs, Division of Business, Engineering and IST


Penn State Altoona invites applications for Fall 2018 for a full-time instructor position in Information Sciences and Technology. The position will support coursework in several majors, including Computer Science, Information Sciences and Technology, Cybersecurity, and Security and Risk Analysis. The successful candidate may teach courses in introductory IT, information security, cybersecurity, decision theory, programming, databases, networking, risk assessment and risk management. For additional information on the program and courses, see and Applicants should present a record of effectiveness in teaching and have a strong commitment to undergraduate education. A Master`s degree in an information technology-related field is required. Applicants should submit a letter of application establishing their qualifications, a current CV, a description of teaching philosophy, evidence of teaching effectiveness, and three letters of reference. Questions may be directed to Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Penn State Altoona offers a competitive salary and an attractive benefits package. Located in the beautiful Allegheny Mountains of central Pennsylvania, Penn State Altoona is a largely residential campus of about 3,6000 students offering twenty-six baccalaureate degrees and the first two years of 160 Penn State baccalaureate majors. Only 40 miles from the University Park campus, Penn State Altoona offers the advantages of small college teaching with the readily available resources of a major research university. Penn State Altoona offers a competitive salary and an attractive benefits package. For additional information about Penn State Altoona, please visit our web page 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