Research Technologist 1

Penn State University

Campus/Location:
University Park Campus
Campus City:
University Park, PA
Date Announced:
01/24/2019
Date Closing:
open until filled
Job Number:
85310
Level/Salary Band:
01 – E – Non-exempt
Work Unit:
Eberly College of Science
Department:
Biology
Full/Part Time:
Full–Time

Description

The research laboratory of Dr. Timothy Jegla, at The Pennsylvania State University, seeks to hire a Research Technologist 1. The successful candidate will perform research and organizational activities in the laboratory of Dr. Timothy Jegla, Associate Professor of Biology. The Jegla Lab combines an evolutionary approach with molecular genetics, cell biology and electrophysiology to make new insights into how ion channels and nerve cells function. Application materials should include a cover letter summarizing relevant experience and reasons for interest in the job, along with a CV that includes contact information for three references (name, position, mailing address, telephone number, and e-mail address). Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position has been filled. Current undergraduate students receiving a degree in the spring will be considered. Typically requires a Bachelor's degree or higher plus one year of related experience, or an equivalent combination of education and experience. Hands-on laboratory experience with several of the following techniques is strongly preferred: molecular cloning, microscopy, microinjection, image analysis, bioinformatics, cell culture or invertebrate model species. The successful applicant must have the ability to plan, execute, interpret, summarize, and troubleshoot independent research and collaborate effectively with members of a research team. Excellent organizational and verbal and written English communication skills are required. This is a fixed-term appointment funded for one year from the date of hire with possibility of re-funding.

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