Lecturer or Assistant Teaching Professor of Chemistry

Penn State University

Campus/Location:
Penn State New Kensington
Date Announced:
03/28/2019
Date Closing:
open until filled
Job Number:
86628
Classification:
Exempt
Work Unit:
Penn State New Kensington
Department:
Academic Affairs

Description

Penn State New Kensington invites applications for a faculty position in chemistry (Lecturer or Assistant Teaching Professor, one-year sabbatical replacement, non-tenure-track, 36 weeks) to begin August 2019. Responsibilities: Teach lecture and laboratory components of introductory and organic chemistry courses offered at the campus. Participate in course, curriculum, and program development. Participate in campus, university, and community service activities. Engage in scholarly activities to stay current in and connected to the discipline. Qualifications: Master’s degree in chemistry or closely related field. Commitment to high-quality instruction in a student-centered environment is desired. Interest in active and collaborative learning, the instructional use of technology, and hybrid and online teaching is an advantage. Prior college-level teaching experience is required. Enthusiasm for working in a multidisciplinary environment is important. Penn State New Kensington is one of more than 20 Penn State campuses located across the Commonwealth. Our 70-acre campus in scenic, rural Westmoreland County is situated only 30 minutes from downtown Pittsburgh, and the location offers a wide range of lifestyles from urban to rural. It is a student-centered campus of approximately 600 students. The coursework for the first two years of more than 160 Penn State baccalaureate majors is offered, as well as 10 baccalaureate degrees and 5 associate degrees. Our students receive a world-class education delivered in a small-campus setting and have opportunities to participate in undergraduate research projects supervised by faculty members. For more information about the campus, visit http://www.newkensington.psu.edu/, and for further information about academics and Penn State University, visit http://www.campuses.psu.edu/. Inquiries about the position should be addressed to Dr. Andrea Adolph, Director of Academic Affairs, Penn State New Kensington. E-mail: aea13@psu.edu. Telephone: (724)334-6031. Applicants are required to submit a cover letter and curriculum vitae. Review of applications will begin April 20, 2019 and will continue until the position is filled. Penn State is committed to affirmative action, equal opportunity and the diversity of its workforce.

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