Assistant Professor of Computer Science

Penn State University

Penn State Abington
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open until filled
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Penn State Abington
Science and Engineering


The Division of Science and Engineering, Penn State Abington seeks a fulltime, tenure-track Assistant Professor of Computer Science. The successful candidate will be expected to teach undergraduate computer science and engineering majors; be actively involved in campus service; and develop a robust research program involving undergraduate students, including participation in the Abington College Undergraduate Research Activities (ACURA) program (more information can be found at Preference will be given to candidates with demonstrated excellence in teaching at the university level, and those with expertise in any of the following areas: Computer Organization and Architecture, Data Structures and Algorithms, Operating Systems, Programming Language Principles, Artificial Intelligence, Computer Vision, or Computer Security. The review process will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. The desired start date is August 2018. Applicants should submit: a cover letter; a curriculum vitae including contact information for at least three references; a list of courses taught at the university level; a statement of teaching philosophy; and a description of research interests including potential undergraduate research projects. Penn State Abington serves racially- and ethnically-diverse students, first-generation college students, students from a range of socio-economic backgrounds, and a significant number of international students. Candidates should demonstrate a commitment to helping all students succeed through engagement in and out of the classroom. Penn State Abington is a four-year college of The Pennsylvania State University and is conveniently located on a picturesque suburban campus near Philadelphia (a virtual tour can be found at For more information about the college, visit

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