Research Support

Penn State University

Campus/Location:
University Park Campus
Date Announced:
11/14/2018
Date Closing:
open until filled
Job Number:
84180
Work Unit:
College of Information Sciences and Technology
Department:
College of IST

Description

Dr. Sarah Rajtmajer is looking to hire a highly motivated and qualified Penn State student (graduate or undergraduate) to work on a research project tracking sentiment and information-sharing online in the specific context of mild traumatic brain injury (concussion). Project will involve data collection and analysis from social media, and possibly broadcast media. The project will be co-advised by a Professor of Psychology at St. Joseph’s University, and will work in collaboration with his team studying head injury. Successful candidates will have strong programming skills, understand statistical methods, and have interest in impact of information spread online.

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