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HR Teaching Faculty Position at Penn State

  • 1.  HR Teaching Faculty Position at Penn State

    Posted 03-31-2021 15:53

    ***Apologies for any cross-postings***

    The School of Labor and Employment Relations at The Pennsylvania State University invites applications for a non-tenure-track faculty appointment to begin August 15, 2021.  The appointment would be at either the appropriate Teaching Professor rank or as a Professor of Practice.

    Applicants for this position will be expected to teach courses in human resource management at the undergraduate and graduate levels.  Residential college teaching experience is highly desirable for this position.  A Ph.D. in a relevant field or a Master's degree and significant professional experience are required.  Candidates should be able to teach in some of the following areas: compensation and benefits, HR analytics/research methods, organization development and change management, international HRM, and/or HRM and business fundamentals (basic finance, accounting, management strategy, and how they relate to HRM). The appointee may have the opportunity to be a core faculty member of the School's Center for International Human Resource Studies (https://ler.la.psu.edu/cihrs).

    This position will be located at the University Park Campus of Penn State.  In addition to teaching in residence, the successful candidate may be asked to occasionally teach in the School's online program.  The successful candidate will also be expected to perform occasional service work on behalf of the School.

    The School of Labor and Employment Relations is a growing multidisciplinary program offering undergraduate degrees in Labor and Human Resources and in Organizational Leadership, as well as graduate degrees in Human Resources and Employment Relations and in Labor and Global Worker Rights, in residence and through Penn State's World Campus. We value a diversity of perspectives and backgrounds relevant to understanding the dynamics involving employees and workers in organizational, societal, and global contexts and strive for a collaborative, respectful, and multi-disciplinary environment.

    Apply online at:  https://psu.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com/PSU_Academic/job/University-Park-Campus/Teaching-Faculty---Labor-and-Employment-Relations_REQ_0000011366-1.

    Candidates must submit a letter of application to be considered and a curriculum vita.  All candidates should provide the names of three references able to comment on the candidate's teaching experience and ability directly to Cristie Rhine at cmh5307@psu.edu . In addition, successful candidates must either have demonstrated a commitment to building an inclusive, equitable, and diverse campus community, or describe one or more ways they would envision doing so, given the opportunity.

    Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled.

    Penn State is committed to and accountable for advancing diversity, equity, and inclusion in all of its forms. We embrace individual uniqueness, foster a culture of inclusion that supports both broad and specific diversity initiatives, leverage the educational and institutional benefits of diversity, and engage all individuals to help them thrive. We value inclusion as a core strength and an essential element of our public service mission.

    To review the Annual Security Report which contains information about crime statistics and other safety and security matters and policies, please go to https://police.psu.edu/annual-security-reports, which will also explain how to request a paper copy of the Annual Security Report.

    Penn State is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer, and is committed to providing employment opportunities to all qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.


    Elaine Farndale
    Pennsylvania State University
    University Park PA