Assistant Teaching Professor – Agribusiness Management

Penn State University

University Park Campus
Campus City:
University Park, PA
Date Announced:
Date Closing:
open until filled
Job Number:
Work Unit:
College of Agricultural Sciences
Agricultural Economics, Sociology, and Education


The Department of Agricultural Economics, Sociology, and Education, College of Agricultural Sciences, seeks applicants for a full-time Assistant Teaching Professor in the area of Agribusiness Management with a fixed-term multi-year appointment with the possibility of renewal. The primary responsibility will be teaching in-residence and online undergraduate Agribusiness Management courses at all levels, with a total teaching load of four undergraduate courses per semester. The successful candidate will also be expected to mentor undergraduate students. Qualifications include, a Master’s or Doctoral degree with relevant coursework in Agribusiness, Agricultural Economics, or a related field is required. The successful candidate must have completed all degree requirements by the appointment date. Applicants should demonstrate excellent communication skills and the ability to work in multi-disciplinary teams. An ability to engage professionally with a diverse population of faculty, staff, and students is required. The salary is competitive, and commensurate with background and experience. An attractive benefits package is available. Review of applications will begin on November 1, 2019. The starting date will be January 2020 or as negotiated.

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