Penn State University

University Park Campus
Date Announced:
Date Closing:
open until filled
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College of Agricultural Sciences
Agricultural Economics, Sociology, and Education


The Department of Agricultural Economics, Sociology, and Education, College of Agricultural Sciences, seeks applicants for a part-time Instructor positions to teach resident education sections of Community, Environment, and Development courses. Positions will be available each semester beginning Spring 2018 and ending Fall 2018. Master’s degree with relevant coursework in Environmental or Resource Economics, Environmental or Rural Sociology, or a related field (e.g., planning or public policy), and experience in teaching or working as a teaching assistant in the classroom setting required. Prior experience with Penn State’s Community, Environment, and Development courses is preferred. Salary is competitive and will be commensurate with qualifications and experience. Benefits will depend on the type of appointment negotiated. Applicants should upload a brief letter of application, c.v. or resume, statement of teaching interests and experience, the names and contact information for two professional references (no letters need to be submitted at this time), and evidence of teaching quality, if available. Questions about the position can be directed to Dr. David Abler in the Department of Agricultural Economics, Sociology, and Education at Review of applications will begin immediately and continue as needs arise. For information on the department and its programs, see:

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