Postdoctoral Research Associate

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 $16,104 $23,748 $31,392
B $17,712 $26,124 $34,524
C $19,152 $28,728 $38,304
D $21,072 $31,620 $42,156
E $23,604 $35,400 $47,196
F $26,436 $39,660 $52,872
G $29,136 $44,412 $59,712
H $33,192 $50,616 $68,040
I $37,848 $57,696 $77,580
J $42,444 $65,772 $89,136
K $49,236 $76,308 $103,392
L $57,120 $88,524 $119,928
M $66,240 $102,672 $139,116
N $78,168 $121,152 $164,148
O $90,768 $142,968 $195,168
P $107,124 $168,696 $230,280
Q $126,396 $199,056 $271,728
R $151,668 $238,872 $326,088