Assistant Professor of Computer Science

Penn State University

Penn State Abington
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open until filled
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Penn State Abington
Science and Engineering


The Division of Science and Engineering, Penn State University Abington College located in Abington, PA, is seeking a nine-month, full-time, tenure-track Assistant Professor of Computer Science to start in August of 2019. Minimum qualifications include: a Ph.D. in Computer Science earned no later than time of appointment; a minimum of one year of related University teaching experience; a minimum of three years of related industry experience; and research experience in the area of software development and testing. The successful candidate will be expected to teach and advise undergraduate Computer Science majors and a variety of Engineering majors; be actively involved in campus service; and develop a robust research program involving undergraduate students. Applicants should electronically submit: a cover letter; a curriculum vitae, including the names and contact information of at least three references and a list of courses taught at the university level; a statement of teaching philosophy; and a description of research interests including potential undergraduate research projects. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Penn State Abington, serves racially and ethnically diverse students, first-generation college students, students from a range of socio-economic backgrounds, and a significant international student population. Candidates should demonstrate a commitment to helping all students succeed through engagement in and out of the classroom. Penn State is committed to affirmative action, equal opportunity and the diversity of its workforce. Employment with the University will require successful completion of background check(s) in accordance with University policies.

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