Research Nurse

Penn State University

University Park Campus
Date Announced:
Date Closing:
open until filled
Job Number:
Work Unit:
General and Academic Officers - College of Health and Human Development
General Clinical Research Center
Full/Part Time:


The General Clinical Research Center, on the University Park campus, is looking for a highly motivated licensed Registered Nurse or Certified Nurse Practitioner to help provide research support for an approved study involving children and adolescents in a clinical research outpatient setting. This position is part-time (approximately 10-15 hours/week) with hours primarily in the afternoons during the work week and on Saturdays. This position requires the ability to work as a team member and follow clinical research protocols. The applicant should have expertise in a wide range of skilled nursing procedures which will include but are not limited to educating, instructing and advising research participants, performing phlebotomy, IV insertion and maintenance, specimen collection and processing, resting ECG testing and other research related medical procedures. Experience working with children and adolescents required. The successful candidate should also possess excellent organizational and communication skills and basic computer skills. Must possess a BSN degree and licensure as a Registered Nurse in Pennsylvania; an NP certification is preferred. BLS and ACLS certification is desired.

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