Adjunct Instructor - Psychology

Penn State Abington
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Penn State Abington
Division of Social Sciences


Penn State Abington’s Division of Social Sciences, Psychological and Social Sciences program, invites applications for an Adjunct Instructor of Psychology to teach courses ranging from introductory psychology to upper levels, including research methods, to begin in Summer 2018. Candidates must be able to teach Introduction to Psychology and Research Methods. Experience teaching online or hybrid courses is welcomed. Preference will be given to candidates who have completed a Doctoral degree in Psychology, but ABD and Masters level candidates will be considered. Demonstrated excellence in teaching undergraduates is highly desirable. Penn State Abington serves racially- and ethnically-diverse students, first-generation college students, students from a range of socio-economic backgrounds, and a significant international student population. Candidates should demonstrate a commitment to helping all students succeed through engagement in and out of the classroom. The review process will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Please submit an electronic application which includes: a cover letter; a curriculum vitae; a list of courses taught at the college level; a statement of teaching philosophy; and a list of references. Questions should be directed to Dr. Michael J. Bernstein ( The Abington College of The Pennsylvania State University is a four-year college with a diverse population of 4,000 students in the suburb of Abington, Pennsylvania. While maintaining a close-knit academic community atmosphere typical of a small liberal arts college, Abington offers its students and faculty all of the resources of a major research university.

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