Research Assistant

Penn State University

Campus/Location:
College of Medicine at the Milton S. Hershey Medical Center
Date Announced:
03/23/2015
Date Closing:
open until filled
Job Number:
56447
Work Unit:
Penn State College of Medicine
Department:
Medicine
Full/Part Time:
Part–Time

Description

The Department of Medicine at the Penn State College of Medicine is currently seeking a Research Assistant to help with coding qualitative data. The study involves testing the effectiveness of using a conversation game to engage individuals in discussions related to end-of-life issues. Responsibilities of the Research Assistants will include: Coding qualitative data, attending team meetings, and reporting coding related issues and questions to the PI and/or Project Manager. Qualifications for the position include: Professional and personable communication skills. Person must be detail oriented and possess professional and personable communication skills; comfortable working with research software and within a team setting; completion of CITI Protection of Human Research Subjects certification. Typically requires an Associate`s degree or higher plus two years of related experience, or an equivalent combination of education and experience. Bachelor`s degree preferred with experience. This is a temporary part-time 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