Lecturer or Assistant Teaching Professor

Penn State University

University Park Campus
Date Announced:
Date Closing:
open until filled
Job Number:
Work Unit:
General and Academic Officers - Donald P. Bellisario College of Communications


The Donald P. Bellisario College of Communications at Pennsylvania State University invites applications for a non-tenure track faculty position in Advertising beginning August 2018. Responsibilities for the position include teaching undergraduate classes, advising student groups, and providing service to the college and university. The successful candidate is expected to teach several classes across our curriculum including Introduction to Advertising, Media Planning, Campaign Development, and Creative Strategy. Ability to teach digital advertising and analytics classes will be a plus. Depending on the experience and qualifications a candidate brings to the position, starting appointment will be at the rank of Lecturer or Assistant Teaching Professor. Candidates for the position should have significant professional experience in advertising or related marketing communication fields. A master’s degree is preferred, but not required. The search committee will begin reviewing applications on March 15, 2018; the position will remain open until filled. To apply, candidates must complete an online application and upload a cover letter describing qualifications, a current resume, and a list of three references.

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