Penn State University

University Park Campus
Campus City:
University Park, PA
Date Announced:
Date Closing:
open until filled
Job Number:
Work Unit:
College of Information Sciences and Technology
College of IST


The College of IST seeks to fill one or more part-time tutoring positions. One tutor position will primarily serve residential and online programming courses. Another tutor position will help run the online tutoring program, in addition to providing tutoring services to both residential and online students. Responsibilities include coaching students as they practice programming skills and build new understandings in basic and intermediate Java courses—IST 140, IST 240, and IST 242—and also in SQL-based courses (e.g., IST 210); working with individual faculty members as a liaison between assigned courses and overall tutoring program; staffing weekly tutoring hours; meeting with students online by appointment; and communicating regularly with program coordinators to ensure operations are being conducted appropriately. Applicants must be current students in an undergraduate program in the College of IST at University Park. Undergraduate coursework in the College of Information Sciences and Technology is required. The candidate must demonstrate coaching/tutoring skills and an ability to program in Java. Knowledge of other programming languages is desired. Submit a resume with all technical, programming, and tutoring skills listed.

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