Research Assistant

Penn State University

Campus/Location:
University Park Campus
Date Announced:
03/28/2019
Date Closing:
open until filled
Job Number:
86651
Work Unit:
College of Engineering
Department:
Larson Transportation Institute

Description

The Thomas D. Larson Pennsylvania Transportation Institute is seeking undergraduate students to conduct laboratory work at Penn State Asphalt Pavement Laboratories. Duties would include conducting rheological testing of asphalt binders under various conditions and temperatures as well as analysis of the test data. The student must be at least a sophomore in an engineering discipline or materials science at Penn State University. Having a strong background in testing, data analysis, mathematics, and physics is a must. Please submit a cover letter and resume to: Dr. Mansour Solaimanian. The cover letter should clearly indicate the applicant’s education and expertise.

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