Research Assistants

Philadelphia Area
Date Announced:
Date Closing:
open until filled
Job Number:
Work Unit:
College of Nursing
Center for Nursing Research
Full/Part Time:


The Penn State College of Nursing, Center for Nursing Research, is seeking part-time Research Assistants for three studies in the Philadelphia area. Responsibilities include: Recruiting and enrolling study participants. Collecting data; utilizing Redcap and other data management programs. Maintaining data on recruitment, enrollment, and attrition. Participating in team meetings. One study examines function-focused care in assisted living facilities in Philadelphia and surrounding suburbs (one facility at a time). Another study focuses on functional recovery of hospitalized persons with dementia. The study location is two Philadelphia area hospitals and follow-up in patients’ homes. The third study will be located in nursing homes and is concerned with alternatives to anti-psychotic use in persons with dementia. Must have reliable transportation. This position requires that you operate a motor vehicle as a part of your job duties. A valid driver's license and successful completion of a motor vehicle records check will be required in addition to standard background checks. If interested, please apply online with a resume and contact Dr. Marie Boltz at 215-962-9712.

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