Research Project Manager 2

Penn State University

College of Medicine at the Milton S. Hershey Medical Center
Campus City:
Hershey, PA
Date Announced:
Date Closing:
open until filled
Job Number:
Level/Salary Band:
02 – J – Exempt
Work Unit:
Penn State College of Medicine
Full/Part Time:


This position is designed to oversee the execution of clinical trials for the pediatric oncology population ensuring compliance with required protocols, regulations, and laws. It includes interaction with a multidisciplinary team of physicians, nurses, clinical data managers and regulatory compliance specialists. This position requires knowledge of registering and enrolling patients eligible to participate in clinical trials; managing the studies; extracting, compiling, evaluating and submitting data; monitoring study compliance and patient related outcomes; providing information and feedback on designated clinical trials; coordinating the data management systems and administering protocol operations within the institution. In addition, this position involves working independently (with minimal supervision) on complex work assignments. Proficiency in time management, attention to detail and organization is critical to ensure effective and efficient data management. Excellent verbal and written communication skills are required Typically requires a Master's degree or higher plus two years of related experience, or an equivalent combination of education and experience. Certification as a Clinical Research Associate (CRA) is desirable. This is a fixed-term appointment funded one year from date of hire with the possibility of refunding.

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