Part-time Online Instructor

Penn State University

University Park Campus
Campus City:
University Park, PA
Date Announced:
Date Closing:
open until filled
Job Number:
Work Unit:
College of the Liberal Arts
Labor and Employment Relations (LER)


The School of Labor and Employment Relations at The Pennsylvania State University, University Park Campus, invites applications for part-time Online Instructors to begin the Spring semester of 2020 in the following areas: Human Resource Management; Labor and Employment Relations; Labor Law; Diversity; Ethics; Compensation and Benefits; Workplace Health and Safety. We are particularly interested in applicants who might be capable of teaching, “Work and Literature,” “Comparative Employment Relations Systems,” and “International Labor Law.” Successful applicants will teach courses in our online Master of Professional Studies in Human Resources and Employment Relations (MPS in HRER) graduate program and Labor and Employment Relations (LER) undergraduate program. A Master’s degree in a related field is required. Candidates with Ph.D. or J.D. degrees are preferred. Ideal candidates will have both teaching (preferably online) and substantial professional experience. These are one semester, non-tenure track appointments with the possibility of reappointment. Part-time lecturers normally teach one to two courses per semester. Successful applicants may live and work remotely. To be considered for these positions, applications must be submitted electronically and include a letter of application detailing relevant qualifications for this job and curriculum vitae. Review of applications will begin May 15 and will continue until the positions are 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