Assistant Professor of Communications

Penn State University

Campus/Location:
Penn State Altoona
Date Announced:
01/03/2019
Date Closing:
open until filled
Job Number:
84892
Classification:
Exempt
Work Unit:
Penn State Altoona
Department:
Communications

Description

Penn State Altoona invites applications for a tenure-track position to teach video production, journalism, and media production for the 2019 fall semester. The successful candidate will teach upper-level students video production, introductory-level courses, while supervising campus media, including LiveWire, Penn State Altoona’s online multimedia magazine. The successful candidate must demonstrate a commitment to high standards in video production and journalism, as well as a desire to consistently challenge students to produce portfolio content that meets rigorous industry standards. Maintaining a focused research agenda is also required. The start date for this position is August 2019. Applicants must hold a terminal degree or be in a strong position to complete all necessary degree requirements by August 2019 and possess some industry-level experience. To be considered, please submit a cover letter and a curriculum vitae. Applications received by February 1, 2019 will be assured of consideration; however, all applications will be considered until the position is filled.

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