Postdoctoral Scholar

Penn State University

Campus/Location:
University Park Campus
Date Announced:
01/16/2019
Date Closing:
04/09/2019
Job Number:
85118
Work Unit:
College of Health and Human Development
Department:
Edna Bennett Pierce Prevention Research Center

Description

Postdoctoral research position available in the Child Brain Development Laboratory, directed by Dr. Lisa Gatzke-Kopp. This position is funded by the National Institutes of Health ECHO initiative (https://www.nih.gov/research-training/environmental-influences­ child-health-outcomes-echo-program), as part of a multisite collaboration between Penn State and the University of North Carolina. We are seeking someone with experience in the collection and analysis of EEG/ERP data to contribute to this study of approximately 1,000 adolescents who have been prospectively followed since the time of their birth [Family Life Project (http://flp.fpg.unc.edu()l. The initial position is guaranteed for 2 years, with the opportunity for renewal for up to an additional 2 years. Given the breadth of data available in this sample, abundant opportunities exist for the qualified candidate to pursue first-authored publications in a variety of possible research domains including mental health, physical health, and cognitive development. Candidates will have opportunities to capitalize on training resources available in quantitative methods (e.g. http://hhd.psu.edu/dsg/, https://methodology.gsu.edu/), participate in grant development, and lead manuscripts. Applications should include a cover letter, CV, statement of professional goals, and the names and contact information for 3 academic references. Review of applications will commence immediately and proceed until the position is filled. Contact Lisa Gatzke­ Kopp (lmk18@gsu.edu) if you have any questions.

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