Assistant Professor or Associate Professor of Psychology

Penn State University

Campus/Location:
Penn State Scranton
Campus City:
Dunmore, PA
Date Announced:
10/14/2019
Date Closing:
open until filled
Job Number:
91407
Classification:
Exempt
Work Unit:
Penn State Scranton
Department:
Social Science and Education

Description

Penn State Scranton invites applications for two faculty positions, Assistant Professor or Associate Professor of Psychology, (Tenure-Track, 36 weeks) to begin August 2020, or as negotiated. Responsibilities: Teach three courses (9 credits) each semester of lower- and upper-level undergraduate courses in support of the campus’s psychology baccalaureate degree programs using traditional, hybrid, and online delivery modes. Teaching assignments may require day, evening or Saturday classes as needed. Publish in refereed journals and present at the appropriate professional conferences. Participate in professional organizations and in course, curriculum, and program development. Advise students and provide career guidance. Participate in campus, university, and community service activities. Qualifications: Ph.D. in Psychology (specialization is open). ABDs completing doctorate by Summer 2020 will be considered. Credit towards the Associate Professor rank is dependent on successful review, holding a Ph.D., and demonstrating high quality teaching, research, and service consistent with the University’s promotion and tenure expectations. Campus Information: Penn State University is a multi-campus public land-grant university that improves the lives of the people of Pennsylvania, the nation, and the world. Our instructional mission includes undergraduate, graduate, and continuing and distance education informed by scholarship and research. Our research, scholarship, and creative activities promote human and economic development through the expansion of knowledge and its applications in the natural and applied sciences, social sciences, arts, humanities, and the professions. Penn State Scranton has the appeal of a small, private college, with the name recognition and prestige of a major research university. Steeped in tradition, and enriched through advancement, Penn State Scranton provides an excellent education in a fast-paced environment that offers real world experience. Penn State Scranton is one of more than 20 Penn State campuses state-wide. It is a student-centered campus of approximately 1,000 students. The coursework for the first two years of more than 160 Penn State baccalaureate majors is offered, as well as 12 baccalaureate degrees and 5 associate degrees. Students and faculty at Penn State Scranton have access to the resources of a major research university but in a small college atmosphere. Class sizes are small, and the student/faculty ratio is low, so students can receive much individual attention. Our faculty members are committed to providing a high-quality educational experience to their students and are actively engaged in research. Our students receive a world-class education delivered in a small campus setting, they and have opportunities to participate in undergraduate research projects supervised by faculty members. For more information about the campus, visit http://www.psu.edu/ur/cmpcoll.html. Inquiries about the position should be addressed to Dr. Durell Johnson, Chief Academic Officer, Penn State Scranton. E-mail: hdj2@psu.edu. Telephone: 570-963-2510. Applicants are required to submit a cover letter and curriculum vitae; other information pertinent to the position may also be included. Finalists will be asked to submit a list of references. Closing Date: Application review begins November 1, 2019 and continues until a suitable candidate is found

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