Research Office Production and Publicity Assistant

Penn State University

University Park Campus
Campus City:
University Park, PA
Date Announced:
Date Closing:
open until filled
Job Number:
Work Unit:
College of Arts and Architecture
Associate Dean for Research
Full/Part Time:


The College of Arts and Architecture Research Office seeks a part-time Production and Publicity Assistant to support exhibitions and programming for the spring 2019 academic semester. This position will split time between 1) Borland Project Space and Woskob Family Gallery and 2) the Arts and Design Research Incubator, working with each of the program managers to support, document, and communicate activities taking place in these gallery, multimedia performance, workshop, research, and lecture spaces. The Production and Publicity Assistant will perform and assist with the following duties: photographing exhibitions, performances, and events; publicizing programming through social media including Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram and reporting analytics; creating weekly email newsletters; uploading content to university and community calendars and unit websites; creating and editing videos of programs and presenters; assisting in the development of marketing/communication strategies and branding guidelines; completing inventories of spaces and equipment; assisting with event setup and breakdown. Experience with shooting, editing, and archiving photos is required, along with experience in publicizing and communicating events via Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram. Experience in other areas of marketing and communications, including writing, editing, graphic design, web content management, audio and video editing is beneficial. This position requires up to 10 hours of work per week.

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