Clinical Open Rank in Accounting

Penn State University

University Park Campus
Campus City:
University Park, PA
Date Announced:
Date Closing:
open until filled
Job Number:
Work Unit:
Smeal College of Business


The Department of Accounting of The Pennsylvania State University (University Park) seeks to recruit a Clinical Open Rank Professor in Accounting beginning in fall 2019. The individual will be responsible for teaching a range of courses in accounting and related disciplines, including tax. Instructional responsibilities may vary from year to year and may include teaching of undergraduate sections with large enrollments. In addition to instruction, the individual will support the teaching mission of the Department through regular office hours, student counseling and advising, involvement in student extra-curricular activities, and academic administration. Typical qualifications include professional designations in accounting, advanced degrees (particularly accounting or tax), and relevant work experience in accounting or tax professions. Rank is open, and qualifications will be based on the position level. A strong desire for teaching tax is preferred. The contract structure, including term, salary and benefits will be competitive, and commensurate with the successful candidate’s qualifications and experience. Applicants must complete an online applicant and upload a resume and names of references or letters of reference. Review of applications will continue until the position is filled. More information about the department and the Smeal College of Business is available at

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