Assistant Teaching Professor in Art

Penn State University

University Park Campus
Campus City:
University Park, PA
Date Announced:
Date Closing:
open until filled
Job Number:
Work Unit:
College of Arts and Architecture
School of Visual Arts


The School of Visual Arts at the Pennsylvania State University invites applications for an Assistant Teaching Professor in Art to begin August 16, 2019. This is a three-year (non-tenure track) fixed-term position. The successful candidate will teach at least one undergraduate course per semester in the Digital Art and Media Design program, and will provide graphic design, web design, and communication/social media support for outreach and other initiatives within the School of Visual Arts. The successful candidate should have a strong background in Digital Arts and Media Design or New Media as their specific area of studio art, as well as a demonstrated record of professional work. The successful candidate will be expected to interact and collaborate with the faculty members and students (undergraduate and graduate) in the School of Visual Arts. Candidates must possess at least a master`s degree or its equivalent; a terminal degree is preferred. To be considered for this position, applicants must provide: a cover letter detailing their qualifications for the position, an updated CV, examples of artwork or creative accomplishments, and contact information for three references. Applicants should provide evidence, either within their application materials or as a separate statement, of a commitment to fostering diversity, equity, and inclusivity in their research, teaching, and/or scholarly practice. Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. Questions should be directed to B. Stephen Carpenter, II 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