Penn State Law Research Assistant

Penn State University

Campus/Location:
University Park Campus
Campus City:
University Park, PA
Date Announced:
02/14/2019
Date Closing:
open until filled
Job Number:
85697
Work Unit:
Penn State Law and School of International Affairs
Department:
Faculty Research Support

Description

Professor Wright is seeking two or three current law students to serve as Research Assistants. Selected individuals will work with Professor Wright on two research projects related to prosecutor decision making and physician aid in dying. Job duties include but are not limited to: coding data, data management in Excel, creating graphs and figures, and research (web-based and calling organizations). An interest in empirical legal studies, criminal procedure, health law, or bioethics is preferred but not required. Students should be comfortable using Excel (both projects) and making phone calls (physician aid in dying project).

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