Director of Educate

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
Curriculum and Instruction


The Director of EDUCATE will be responsible for supporting Curriculum and Instruction faculty and graduate students in exploring and enacting new technologies in their courses and in their research; keeping current with developments and research on teaching, learning, and technology including trends in K-16 education technology; and providing education students with the resources they need to be successful with whatever technological tools Penn State adopts in our programs while also attending to the K-12 technological needs teacher education candidates face during pre-service teaching. The director will collaborate with scholars in the Krause Studios for Innovation to research and design activities that support the mission of EDUCATE, interface with University staff and resources, such as Teaching and Learning with Technology (TLT); and communicate with hardware/software vendors in support of EDUCATE. Responsibilities may also include coordinating research and practices activities with graduate students, teaching courses within Curriculum and Instruction, and/or developing and conducting technology workshops. Preference will be given to prospective scholars who have an interest in both researching and designing technology-mediated learning environments in support of EDUCATE’s mission. Applicants must have a doctorate in education, or a related field completed by time of appointment or September 1, 2019. This is a one-year, fixed-term appointment with the possibility for 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