Assistant Professor of Lifelong Learning and Adult Education

Penn State University

Campus/Location:
Penn State Harrisburg
Campus City:
Middletown, PA
Date Announced:
10/08/2019
Date Closing:
open until filled
Job Number:
91316
Classification:
Exempt
Work Unit:
Penn State Harrisburg
Department:
School of Behavioral Sciences and Education

Description

Penn State Harrisburg’s School of Behavioral Sciences and Education invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor of Lifelong Learning and Adult Education to begin August 2020. The successful candidate will have an earned doctorate in Lifelong Learning and Adult Education, Health Professions Education, or related field, by August 20, 2020. An active program of research (as indicated by publications or conference presentations in the past two years) with potential for external funding is expected (as evidenced by having worked on grant-funded projects, in activities such as contributing to writing proposals, collecting data, or writing reports). The successful candidate will be expected to teach introductory and advanced graduate courses in lifelong learning and adult education (and in their area of specialization), to those with interest in adult education, higher education and health professions education. The successful candidate will also engage in research and publication, serve on or chair dissertation committees, and provide other service to the university and profession. Teaching load is typically the equivalent of six courses per academic year, and teaching assignments may require teaching day, evening, and/or weekend classes as needed. Penn State Harrisburg, with an enrollment of approximately 5,000 students, is located in Middletown, Pennsylvania. The College is easily accessible via interstate and rail routes from Baltimore, Philadelphia, Washington DC, and New York. The College offers students the opportunity to earn baccalaureate degrees in thirty academic majors. As a graduate center, the College offers twenty-two master’s degrees and three doctoral degree programs. The College is located near the Penn State Milton S. Hershey Medical Center, which facilitates collaborative research opportunities. To learn more about the College and the School, visit http://harrisburg.psu.edu or http://harrisburg.psu.edu/behavioral-sciences-and-education Penn State Harrisburg is an Equal Opportunity Employer with a strong commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion. We are committed to building a culturally diverse faculty and strongly encourage applications from minority candidates. Applicants should submit a letter of application, curriculum vitae, copies of graduate transcripts, statement of teaching and research interests, samples of recent scholarly activities, and the names and contact information of three references. 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