Assistant Teaching Professor - Biomedical Engineering

Penn State University

University Park Campus
Campus City:
University Park, PA
Date Announced:
Date Closing:
open until filled
Job Number:
Work Unit:
College of Engineering
Biomedical Engineering


The Department of Biomedical Engineering in the College of Engineering at The Pennsylvania State University invites applications for an Assistant Teaching Professor. This is a fixed-term, non-tenure track faculty position. We are seeking an individual to instruct and develop courses for undergraduate and graduate students, to promote excellence in teaching, research, and service, as well as to the enhancement of the strength and cohesiveness of the department. Responsibilities include: Instructing and/or developing courses for undergraduate and graduate students; undergraduate advising; exhibiting a strong focus on students at both the undergraduate and graduate levels; and promoting educational quality. The individual must have excellent communication skills and be able to develop collaborations and networks of support within the university and with programs at other institutions. The selected candidate should have a Ph.D. or Master’s degree in Biomedical Engineering or a closely related field prior to the start date. Preferred areas of expertise include, but are not limited to thermodynamics, numerical simulation, biomechanics, instrumentation, engineering design, and project management. Previous teaching experience is preferred. Applications should be submitted as a single pdf document, include curriculum vitae, description of current and future teaching/research interests (2-3 pages) and contact information for three to five references. Inquiries may be directed to Dr. Justin Brown at Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

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