Postdoctoral Researcher

Penn State University

Campus/Location:
University Park Campus
Date Announced:
07/21/2017
Date Closing:
open until filled
Job Number:
72937
Work Unit:
Eberly College of Science
Department:
Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

Description

The laboratory of Dr. Keiler at Penn State is hiring a Postdoctoral Researcher to study new antibiotic targets and lead compounds. The goal of the project is to develop inhibitors of the trans-translation pathway as antibiotics and to use these compounds to understand bacterial physiology. Experience with organic synthesis, drug discovery, and biochemistry is preferred, and a Ph.D. in chemistry, biology, or a related field is required. The position is funded according to the NIH postdoctoral scale. Applications must be submitted electronically and include a cover letter, cv, and names and contact of three references. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

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