Research Assistant, Mathematics

Campus/Location:
Penn State Berks
Date Announced:
09/01/2017
Date Closing:
open until filled
Job Number:
74210
Work Unit:
Penn State Berks
Department:
Academic Affairs

Description

Our research group is interested in studying the cognitive role of mathematical aesthetics and strategic choices of problem solving solution methods and the relational role of item discrimination and difficulty. The students hired as research assistants will help analyze problem solvers` behavior as problem structures are manipulated or altered by a simple modification. Open to any major, including but not limited to: Education, Mathematics, and Psychology. Approximately 10 hours per week.

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