Instructor of Education

Penn State University

University Park Campus
Campus City:
University Park, PA
Date Announced:
Date Closing:
open until filled
Job Number:
Work Unit:
College of Education
Cirriculum and Instruction Field Experiences


The Department of Curriculum & Instruction and Curriculum & Instruction Field Experience are seeking to hire an Instructor of Education to join our faculty in the Elementary and Early Childhood education field experience. Primary responsibilities associated with this position are supervising and instructing two cohorts of Elementary and Early Childhood Education (Pk-4) students during their intermediate-level field experience and student teaching semesters; developing and maintaining relationships with school sites through ongoing engagement, and being an active participant in the Elementary and Early Childhood education faculty group. A master’s degree in education or a related field is required. Desired qualifications include evidence of successful teaching experience, preferably in grades pk-4; experience supervising prospective teachers; and experience integrating technology and equity-minded practice into classroom environments. To apply, applicants should submit a letter documenting qualifications for the position, a current curriculum vitae, and the names, mail, and email addresses and telephone numbers of at least three academic references. Compensation is commensurate with experience. This is a fixed-term appointment funded for one year from the date of hire with an excellent possibility of re-funding.

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