Assistant/Associate/Professor

Penn State University

Campus/Location:
University Park Campus
Date Announced:
08/24/2018
Date Closing:
open until filled
Job Number:
82549
Classification:
Exempt
Work Unit:
College of the Liberal Arts
Department:
Department of Sociology and Criminology

Description

The Department of Sociology and Criminology at The Pennsylvania State University, University Park campus, invites applications for a tenure-line position to begin August 2019. We seek an outstanding scholar whose research and teaching focus on race and ethnicity, with an emphasis on African Americans. This is an open-rank search that is part of a cluster hire within the College of the Liberal Arts at Penn State (http://la.psu.edu/about/diversity-and-inclusion/faculty). The appointment will be in the Sociology and Criminology department, with the possibility of a secondary appointment in African American Studies if desired. We welcome scholars who use any variety of methodologies, including quantitative, qualitative, or mixed methods. Senior candidates should have an outstanding publication record, a commitment to securing external funding, and a track record of excellence in teaching and mentoring students. Junior candidates should show significant research and teaching promise and must complete their Ph.D. by the time of appointment. Information regarding the department can be found at: http://sociology.la.psu.edu/. To apply, submit a cover letter outlining your research interests and qualifications, a curriculum vita, and the names of three references. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. To receive full consideration, materials should be received by October 1.

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