Project Associate

Penn State University

Campus/Location:
University Park Campus
Campus City:
University Park, PA
Date Announced:
01/14/2019
Date Closing:
open until filled
Job Number:
85084
Work Unit:
Penn State Law and School of International Affairs
Department:
School of International Affairs

Description

The School of International Affairs (SIA) invites applications for two part-time Project Associate positions to assist Professor Wei Peng with current projects on: analyzing local impacts of state-level climate action in the US using an integrated assessment model (e.g. GCAM); assessing climate risk perception in the financial markets using econometric methods. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to conducting research, writing, editing, assisting with various projects and tasks, and other duties as assigned. Applicants with programming skills (STATA, R, Python, MATLAB, etc.) and a background in data analysis is strongly preferred. Preference will be given to current SIA students. Applicants must include a resume. Standard background check will be required.

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