Assistant Teaching Professor of Information Sciences and Technology

Pennsylvania State University

United States

Assistant Teaching Professor / Lecturer of Information Sciences and Technology

Penn State University

Campus/Location:Penn State Abington
Campus City:Abington, PA
Date Announced:02/11/2020
Date Closing:open until filled
Job Number:93508
Work Unit:Penn State Abington
Department:Science and Engineering


The Division of Science and Engineering at Penn State University Abington College is seeking a non-tenure-track Assistant Teaching Professor or Lecturer of Information Sciences and Technology to start in August of 2020. This is a nine-month appointment with excellent fringe benefits that include retirement plans, health, dental, vision, and prescription drug insurance, reduced tuition rates for dependents, and optional long-term disability insurance. The review process will begin February 24th and continue until the positions are filled. Minimum qualification are: a Ph.D. earned by February 2020 or an MS degree plus at least five years of experience teaching at the college level; and experience teaching in three or more of the following subjects: organizational strategies and enterprise architecture, business processes and technology decisions, organizational design, information processing and information flow, cyber analytics, cyber defense, cyber forensics, security risk analysis, databases, networking, programming, web management, and project management; and industry experience. The successful candidate will be expected to teach 12 contact hours per semester to an exclusively undergraduate body of IST students from diverse ethnic, racial, and socio-economic backgrounds; act as academic advisor to Information Science Technology majors; and provide service to the Division and College.Applicants should submit : a cover letter; a curriculum vitae, including the names and contact information of at least three references; a list of courses taught at the university level; and a statement of teaching philosophy. Penn State Abington is a thriving four-year college of The Pennsylvania State University and is conveniently located on a picturesque suburban campus near Philadelphia (a virtual tour can be found at 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. For more information about the college, visit

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