Education Strategy and Planning Manager 2 (Evaluation Specialist)

Penn State University

University Park Campus
Campus City:
University Park, PA
Date Announced:
Date Closing:
open until filled
Job Number:
Level/Salary Band:
02 – J – Exempt
Work Unit:
College of Agricultural Sciences
Full/Part Time:


The College of Agricultural Sciences is seeking individuals trained in program evaluation to join our nationally-recognized Penn State Extension. The Extension Evaluation Specialist will provide evaluation leadership and support for a full range of Extension programs, under the guidance of the Evaluation Director. The position will foster the integration of evaluation into the culture and practice of programs through active participation in the design, development, and implementation of a comprehensive program evaluation process. This planning and implementation process will result in evaluation outcome and impact reports for the various programmatic efforts and drive continuous program improvement. This process will also require collaboration with various faculty, staff, and community stakeholders. The evaluation team will be responsible for designing and implementing professional development workshops, webinars, and online learning modules to develop Extension evaluation capacity. The program Evaluation Specialist reports directly to the Extension Evaluation Director. Typically requires a Master's degree or higher plus three years of related experience, or an equivalent combination of education and experience.

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