Adjunct Instructor

Penn State University

University Park Campus
Campus City:
University Park, PA
Date Announced:
Date Closing:
open until filled
Job Number:
Work Unit:
College of Nursing
Online Education


The College of Nursing at The Pennsylvania State University seeks candidates for Adjunct Instructors to teach in the College of Nursing’s online RN to BSN program. The RN to BSN program is offered in a distance learning format with the Penn State World Campus. Responsibilities include course management and teaching students. Successful candidates will have a Master’s degree in nursing (doctoral degree preferred); hold a valid RN license in PA; and possess expert communication and collaboration skills. Online teaching experience is preferred. Applicants must be willing to complete Penn State coursework in online learning prior to teaching in this program. The College of Nursing at Penn State offers programs of study in nursing for Ph.D., D.N.P., M.S., M.S.N., and B.S.N. For more information about the College of Nursing and all their nursing programs, go to We seek a colleague who is interested in contributing to the diversity mission of the College and the University ( To be considered, candidates must complete an on-line application and submit a cover letter describing interest in and qualification for the position; a curriculum vita; and three professional references. No references will be contacted until the candidate is consulted. Applications will be received on an ongoing basis and will be reviewed as the need arises. For more information or questions about this position, please contact Dr. Kelly A. Wolgast, Assistant Dean for Online Education and Outreach by either email:; or mail to her attention at: Penn State College of Nursing, 203 Nursing Sciences Building, University Park, PA 16802; or, call 814-867-5998. Please indicate “Online RN to BSN Part Time” in subject line of any email correspondence.

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