Penn State University

University Park Campus
Campus City:
University Park, PA
Date Announced:
Date Closing:
open until filled
Job Number:
Work Unit:
College of Engineering
Biomedical Engineering


The Human Stem Cell Engineering Lab at Penn State is looking to hire a Researcher to work with human stem cells and in vivo transplantation of stem cell derived cells in mice. Experience with animal research using mice is required. Ideal candidates will have prior experience/training in aspects of murine surgery including anesthesia, injections, blood collection, imaging, and pre- and post-op care. Cell culture and or molecular biology wet lab experience is preferred, but not required. The position will be in the Biomedical Engineering (BME) Department and affiliated with the Huck Institutes of the Life Sciences ( which provides a rich environment where faculty, research associates, postdocs and graduate/undergraduate students regularly interact and conduct collaborative studies. Affiliated faculty and students have access to the Institutes’ state-of-the-art core facilities. The Researcher should possess a Master's degree or its equivalent in the life sciences or a related field. This is a fixed term position, with a duration of one year, with possible renewal depending on the availability of funds. To apply please submit a resume that includes a list of education, publications, and work experience. For additional information contact: Dr. Lance Lian, head of the Human Stem Cell Engineering Lab, Assistant Professor of Biomedical Engineering, W342 Millennium Science Complex; The Pennsylvania State University, telephone: 814-865-8903 email:;

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