Fall 2021 Openings by Discipline-Campus

Employer
Penn State University
Location
Pennsylvania, United States
Salary
Salary Not Specified
Posted
Dec 16, 2020
Employment Type
Full Time

Penn State University is one of America’s premier public research universities. Penn State’s multi-campus structure serves its mission as the Commonwealth’s land-grant university. Our 20 Commonwealth Campuses provide the resources of a major university in a small college atmosphere. We seek faculty members with a strong interest in undergraduate student learning and a commitment to research, scholarship, and/or creative accomplishments and service. To learn more about each position and to apply ,visit https://apptrkr.com/2094588.Applicants are required to apply online and upload a cover letter, curriculum vitae, teaching evaluations; and other information pertinent to the position may also be included. Finalists will be asked to submit a list of references. To learn more about our campuses, visit http://www.psu.edu/academics/campuses.

Fall 2021 Openings by Discipline-Campus

Tenure Track Positions:

Responsibilities:

Teach each semester. Publish in refereed journals. Participate in professional organizations and in course, curriculum, and program development. Advise students/provide career guidance. Participate in campus, university, and

community service activities. Teaching assignments may require teaching day, evening and/or weekend classes as needed. Teach using traditional, hybrid and online delivery methods Supervise undergraduate research projects. Commitment to active and

collaborative learning, and instructional use of technology. Advise students and provide career guidance. Participate in campus, university, and community service activities. Engage in diversity, equity and inclusion initiatives.

Qualifications:

Evidence of potential in research and publication. Interest in active and collaborative learning, instructional use of technology, and hybrid and online teaching. Prior college-level and online teaching experience is favorable. Enthusiasm for working in a multidisciplinary environment is important.


Computer Science, Penn State Beaver, Brandywine and Hazleton, Associate Professor of Computer Science.

Teaching assignments include classroom and laboratory courses in Computer Science.Will provide leadership for a new baccalaureate degree program offered by three Penn State campuses in conjunction with the College of Engineering: Penn State Beaver,Penn State Brandywine,and Penn State Hazleton.The successful candidate will work collaboratively with faculty at the other campuses to deliver portion of curriculum to multiple campuses using variety of distance delivery methods. Position entails serving as Professor-in-Charge for the Computer Science shared program across three campuses (Brandywine, Hazleton, and Beaver)., collaborate with all the faculty in the program, the Chief Academic Officers, and the Associate Vice President and Senior Associate Dean of the Commonwealth Campuses The successful candidate may be based at the campus (Brandywine, Hazleton, or Beaver) of her/his choice. Ph.D. in Computer Science or related field from an accredited institution. The successful candidate’s offer will be contingent upon successful completion of an immediate tenure review. Ability to teach courses in object-oriented programming, systems programming, computer organization and design, theory of computation, operating systems design, programming languages, and electives in the instructor’s area of expertise.

Engineering-Mechanical, Scranton Campus, Scranton, PA. Two faculty positions. Assistant or Associate Professor of Engineering (rank commiserate on experience).

Teach undergraduate courses in Mechanical Engineering. Courses may include Product Design, Manufacturing Processes, Properties/Processing of Engineering Materials, Computational Tools, Circuit Analysis/Instrumentation and Statistics, Mechatronics/Robotics, Mechanical Design, Fluid Flow, Heat Transfer, Vibrations, Mechanical Engineering Design Methodology, Mechanical Design, Modeling of Dynamic Systems, and Mechanical Engineering Lab. Strong preference will be given to candidates with experience and expertise in Mechatronics, Computational Methods, and Manufacturing. Ph.D. in Mechanical Engineering (or associated field).ABDs completing their doctorate by Summer 2021 will be considered.


Business Management, New Kensington Campus, New Kensington, PA. Assistant Professor of Business Management.

Teach a range of introductory and upper-division undergraduate for the B.S. degree in business; the selected candidate may contribute to our B.S. degree in project and supply chain management dependent upon the candidate’s field of expertise. Broad teaching expertise in areas such as leadership and motivation, management and organization, strategic management, or international business will be important to this position. Ph.D. in management or business administration is required. ABD candidates will be considered if there is a clear completion date before August 1, 2021.

Engineering, Brandywine Campus, Media, PA. Assistant Professor of Engineering.

Teach lower/upper division classes in the area of electrical, computer engineering and computer science. Teaching assignments include courses in electrical circuits and devices, digital systems, introductory and intermediate computer programming in MATLAB, C++ and Python. Working knowledge of a circuit simulation software, (e.g. MultiSim, PSPICE), and a hardware description language (e.g., Verilog, VHDL) is required. Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering/Computer Engineering or a closely related field, by the start date is required.


Engineering, Hazleton Campus, Hazleton, PA. Assistant Professor of Engineering.

Teaching assignments may include classroom and laboratory courses in engineering design, digital logic, computer programming for engineers and electrical engineering topics.Ph.D.in Electrical Engineering, Energy Engineering, Engineering Education or related field. ABD Considered. Teaching duties fall within the Alternative Energy and Power Generation option in the BS Engineering degree program unique to the campus. Preference will be given to candidates whose research interests are complementary to the programmatic focus on Alternative Energy and Power Generation. Ability to teach a variety of engineering courses required. Bicultural and/or bilingual (Latinx/Spanish) preferred.


Health Policy and Administration, Beaver Campus, Monaca, PA. Assistant Professor of Health Policy and Administration.

Teaching assignments will include lower division courses in health policy and administration as well as upper division courses in health services administration such as Administration of Hospitals, Safety Net Healthcare, and Nursing Home Administration. This position is part of a 5 campus Penn State consortium (Beaver, Brandywine, Hazleton, Lehigh Valley, Schuylkill) that delivers the baccalaureate program in Health Policy and Administration. The successful candidate will work collaboratively with faculty at the other campuses to deliver a portion of the curriculum to multiple campuses using a variety of distance delivery methods. Ph.D. (ABD considered) in Health Policy and Administration or related field. Background and expertise in health services administration strongly preferred.


Health Policy and Administration, Shenango Campus, Assistant Professor of Health Policy and Administration.

Teaching introductory and advanced-level courses that include a focus in Public Health Administration, Population Health, Epidemiology, and Comparative Health Systems. The successful candidate will work collaboratively with faculty at the other campuses to deliver a portion of the curriculum to multiple campuses using a variety of distance delivery methods. Ph.D. in Health Policy Administration or healthcare-related field with a focus on Public Health; ABD will be considered if significant evidence of completion by August 2021 can be provided.

Information Sciences and Technology, Beaver Campus, Monaca, PA. Assistant Professor of Information Sciences and Technology.

Teach lower/upper division classes in software engineering and development, web and mobile application design and development, database concepts, modelling, design and technologies, enterprise applications and integrations, information and cyber security concepts, emerging technologies, and discreet mathematics. Ph.D. (ABD considered) in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Information Sciences, Information Technologies, or related field. Background and expertise in software design and development strongly preferred. Prior college-level and online teaching experience required.


Project Supply Chain Management, Beaver Campus, Monaca, PA. Assistant Professor of Project Supply Chain Management.

Teaching assignments may include introductory courses in business statistics and introductory and advanced courses in project and supply chain management (such as operations planning and control, purchasing and materials management, logistics systems analysis and design, and ERP and business processes). SAP proficiency strongly preferred. successful candidate will work collaboratively with faculty at the other campuses to deliver a portion of the curriculum to multiple campuses using a variety of distance delivery methods. Ph.D. in or ABD (considered) in Supply Chain Management, Operations Management, Management Science, Industrial Engineering, or related field. Evidence of potential in research and publication is expected.


Psychology, Mont Alto Campus, Mont Alto, Pa. Assistant Professor of Psychology.

Teaching in a new Psychology B.A. and B.S. program. Teaching assignments will include courses in introductory psychology, upper-level psychology appropriate to the candidate’s expertise, and other supporting courses within the major. Ph.D. in Psychology or a closely related field by time of appointment and demonstrated potential for excellence in teaching and research. ABD will be considered if significant evidence of completion by August 2021 can be provided. Candidates with experience in industrial/organizational, sports, health, community, clinical or counseling are welcome to apply.

Psychology, New Kensington Campus, New Kensington, PA. Assistant Professor of Psychology.

Teach a range of introductory and upper-division undergraduate courses. Ph.D. in Psychology is required. Experience with developmental psychology is strongly preferred. ABD candidates will be considered if there is a clear completion date before August 1, 2021.


Psychology, Scranton Campus, Scranton, PA. Assistant Professor of Psychology.

Successful candidate will teach lower- and upper-level undergraduate courses. Ph.D. in Psychology. Specialization is open but attention will be given to candidates with Cognitive Psychology or Neuropsychology experience. ABDs completing their doctorate by Summer 2021 will be considered.


Rehabilitation and Human Services, Wilkes-Barre Campus, Dallas, PA. Assistant Professor in Rehabilitation and Human Services.

Teach introductory and upper-level courses with expertise in at least one of the following: psychology (developmental, social), social work, addictions, geriatric populations, and medical disabilities, and psychosocial aspects of disability. Ph.D. in Psychology, Sociology, Counseling, or a closely-related discipline; expertise in rehabilitation counseling with a Ph.D.in rehabilitation counselor education or counselor education is preferred. ABD will be considered if significant evidence of completion by August 2021 is provided. Counseling licensures and certifications (or a willingness to achieve them) are preferred, as is counseling experience with marginalized populations.


Social Work, Greater Allegheny Campus, McKeesport, PA. Assistant Professor of Social Work.

Teach in a variety of areas related to the Bachelor of Social Work degree program. Earned MSW degree and earned doctorate in Social Work (DSW or PhD) or closely related field; at least two years post-BSW or post-MSW social work practice experience.

Fixed-Term Multi-Year positions available in the following disciplines. To learn more about each position and to apply, visit https://apptrkr.com/2094588.

Beaver Campus

Business
Brandywine Campus

Biology
DuBois

Human Development

and Family Studies

Fayette

Mathematics
Hazleton Campus

Health Policy and

Administration
Lehigh Valley Campus

Corporate Communications

Cybersecurity

Mont Alto

Nursing

Physical Therapy
New Kensington Campus

Engineering
Shenango

Business (Accounting)

Schuylkill

Nursing (2 positions)
Scranton

Business

Nursing
Wilkes-Barre

IST