Part Time Lecturer in Human Development and Family Studies

Penn State University

Penn State Abington
Campus City:
Abington, PA
Date Announced:
Date Closing:
open until filled
Job Number:
Work Unit:
Penn State Abington
Psychological and Social Sciences


Penn State Abington’s Division of Social Sciences, Psychological and Social Sciences program, invites applications for an adjunct instructor of either Psychology or Human Development and Family Studies, or a related field, to teach courses in developmental psychology ranging from introductory to upper level to begin in January 2020. Candidates must be able to teach Adolescent Development and classes are in-person only for this position. Preference will be given to candidates who have completed a Doctoral degree in Psychology or Human Development and Family Studies, but ABD and Masters level candidates will be considered. Demonstrated excellence in teaching undergraduates is highly desirable. Penn State Abington serves racially- and ethnically-diverse students, first-generation college students, students from a range of socio-economic backgrounds, and a significant international student population. Candidates should demonstrate a commitment to helping all students succeed through engagement in and out of the classroom. The review process will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Please submit an electronic application using the Penn State Jobs Portal ( which includes: a cover letter; a curriculum vitae; a list of courses taught at the college level; a statement of teaching philosophy; and a list of references. Questions should be directed to Dr. Michael J. Bernstein ( The Abington College of Pennsylvania State University is a four-year college with a diverse population of 4,000 students in the suburb of Abington, Pennsylvania. While maintaining a close-knit academic community atmosphere typical of a small liberal arts college, Abington offers its students and faculty all of the resources of a major research university. Shift: The course will run Monday and Wednesday evenings for 75 minutes between 4:30 p.m. and 7:00 p.m. (to be determined with the person hired for this position).

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