Research Support Assistant

Penn State University

Campus/Location:
University Park Campus
Date Announced:
02/23/2018
Date Closing:
open until filled
Job Number:
77231
Work Unit:
College of Engineering
Department:
Acoustics
Full/Part Time:
Part–Time

Description

Penn State College of Engineering seeks to hire a part-time Research Assistant. Responsibilities to include: Establish a set of acoustic parameters that we will use regularly to describe the stimuli, in ways that are consistent with the neuroscience and psychology literature on affective prosody and developing a justification for any that we would use that are not consistent with that literature. Responsibilities include creating presentation slides, assisting with writing of manuscripts and acoustic analysis of voice recordings with different prosodies. Qualifications: M.S. in Acoustics. Prior experience with acoustic analysis of voice recordings with different prosodies, statistical analysis of subjective ratings of acoustic stimuli and correspond acoustic parameters, IRB research protocols, and CITI training.

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