Research Assistant

Campus/Location:
University Park Campus
Date Announced:
11/01/2017
Date Closing:
open until filled
Job Number:
75415
Work Unit:
Vice President for Research
Department:
Social Science Research Institute/Clearinghouse
Full/Part Time:
Part–Time

Description

The Clearinghouse for Military Family Readiness at Penn State is currently seeking candidates for part-time Research Assistant positions to help with coding qualitative data. The study involves coding Veteran-utilized program website and survey data for characteristics and content. Responsibilities of the Research Assistants will include coding qualitative data, attending team meetings, and reporting coding related issues and questions to the Principal Investigator and/or Project Manager. Qualifications for the position include being detail oriented and possess professional and personable communication skills; ability to work independently; and comfort working with research software and within a team setting. Preferred qualifications include a Bachelor`s degree or higher; experience in social science research desired but not required. Extensive training and practice coding included as part of the onboarding process is desired. These are part-time wage payroll positions for no more than 20 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