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
Curriculum and Instruction Field Experiences


The Department of Curriculum and Instruction and Curriculum and Instruction Field Experience are seeking to hire an Instructor of Education to join our faculty in Middle Level Education. Primary responsibilities associated with this position are supervising and instructing a cohort of Middle level Mathematics Education (4-8) 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 member in the Middle Level Education faculty group. Teaching of Middle Level Education and/or Middle Level Mathematics education courses is a possibility. A Master’s degree in education or a related field, as well as certification in mathematics education, is required. Desired qualifications include: evidence of successful teaching experience, preferably in grades 4-8; experience supervising prospective teachers; experience integrating technology and equity-minded practice into classroom environments; and experience conducting professional development. This is a fixed-term appointment funded for one year from the date of hire with an excellent possibility of re-funding. To apply, applicants should submit a letter documenting qualifications for the position, a current curriculum vitae, and the names, mail, email addresses and telephone numbers of at least three academic references. Compensation is commensurate with experience.

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