Student Services Associate 4 (Director of Undergraduate Student Engagement)

Penn State University

University Park Campus
Date Announced:
Date Closing:
open until filled
Job Number:
Level/Salary Band:
04 – J – Exempt
Work Unit:
College of Engineering
Office of Education
Full/Part Time:


The Director of Undergraduate Student Engagement will develop and maintain a comprehensive understanding of existing engagement programs that connect students to the College of Engineering, from their first point of contact as prospective students, during the application and admission process to Penn State, and through their second year as an engineering undergraduate. This position will lead the development and implementation of a plan to coordinate and optimize the impact of these programs based on data. The Director will facilitate coordination among different organization inside and outside of the College involved in communication and events for prospective students. In addition, the Director will develop, facilitate, and promote existing and new co-curricular programs and activities to strengthen the connection of pre-major students to the College of Engineering. These activities will also support the process of students identifying the appropriate major to pursue and professional development experiences to incorporate throughout their undergraduate studies. The responsibilities of this position will be divided equally between those serving prospective students and those serving enrolled students. Typically requires a Master's degree or higher or higher plus five years of related experience, or an equivalent combination of education and experience. This is a fixed-term position funded for one year from date of hire with excellent possibility of re-funding. Review of applications will begin on February 15 and will continue 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