Part-Time Research Support

Penn State University

Campus/Location:
Penn State Altoona
Campus City:
Altoona, PA
Date Announced:
05/13/2019
Date Closing:
open until filled
Job Number:
87799
Work Unit:
Penn State Altoona
Department:
Division of Mathematics and Natural Science

Description

Undergraduate research assistants needed to assist in studies on amphibian diseases in Pennsylvania wetlands. Assistants will be expected to work up to 10 hours per week from May through August. Work will also be conducted outdoors for extended periods of time less than 8 hour work days, where candidates will be exposed to rain, heat, long hikes, and the presence of biting flies, mosquitos, aquatic bugs, and ticks. Candidates must be full-time Penn State Altoona students, must be a Pennsylvania resident, and they must have completed BIOL 110 and BIOL 220. Additionally, candidates must prove they have secured residency in the Altoona/State College area for the summer months. Weekly work days and hours are highly variable, with wages at $11.00 per hour.

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