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 Systems and Synthetic Biology Lab at Penn State is looking to hire a researcher to investigate sensitivity and resistance to targeted cancer therapeutics. Candidates who have a strong background in mammalian cell culture, pharmacokinetics, and pharmacodynamics are encouraged to apply. 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 position requires a Master’s (M.S.) degree in a scientific discipline such as biochemistry, chemistry, biomedical engineering, materials science and engineering, chemical engineering, or molecular biology. 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: Justin Pritchard, Ph.D. , Assistant Professor of Biomedical Engineering, 212 Wartik Lab; The Pennsylvania State University, Tel: 814-865-7906; 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