Part-Time Lecturers in ESL Composition

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
Applied Linguistics


The Applied Linguistics Department of The Pennsylvania State University invites applications for part-time Lecturer positions in the ESL/EAP (English as a Second Language/English for Academic Purposes) Program. Part-time Lecturers will teach undergraduate composition courses for international undergraduate students. An MA degree in a related field is required. The start date for these positions is August 2019. These are one semester, non-tenure track appointments with the possibility of reappointment. Part-time lecturers normally teach one section. Applications are accepted on a rolling basis. Applications received by July 15, 2019 will be assured of consideration; however, all applications will be considered until the positions are filled. For a more detailed description of the department, please visit our website at To be considered for this position, applications must be submitted electronically. Include a formal letter of application detailing relevant qualifications for this job, a curriculum vitae with three references listed, and evidence of teaching effectiveness. We encourage applications from individuals of diverse backgrounds. Employment will require successful completion of background check(s) in accordance with Penn State policies. 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