Postdoctoral Research Associate

Penn State University

Campus/Location:
Penn State Harrisburg
Date Announced:
07/21/2017
Date Closing:
open until filled
Job Number:
72932
Work Unit:
Penn State Harrisburg
Department:
School of Science, Engineering and Technology

Description

A Postdoctoral Research Associate position is available to start immediately in Dr. Rudrabhatla’s laboratory at the Penn State Harrisburg campus, Middletown, PA. We are seeking a highly motivated candidate with strong background and experience in plant synthetic biology. He/she must have a PhD degree in Plant Molecular Biology or Plant Biochemistry with a minimum of 3-5 years of postdoctoral experience evidenced by strong peer-reviewed publications in the field of genome editing, metabolic pathway manipulation and expression of genes in eukaryotic organisms. Knowledge and hands-on experience with Next Gen Sequencing, GC-MS, CRISPR/Cas9, protein and metabolite analysis and grant writing is highly desirable. Experience with plant and animal tissue culture and conducting experiments in a NIH level II greenhouse is preferred.

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