Human Research Technologist 1

Penn State University

Campus/Location:
College of Medicine at the Milton S. Hershey Medical Center
Date Announced:
07/31/2019
Date Closing:
open until filled
Job Number:
89641
Level/Salary Band:
01 – E – Non-exempt
Work Unit:
Penn State College of Medicine
Department:
Pediatrics
Full/Part Time:
Full–Time

Description

The position will entail coordinating multiple ongoing research projects in the division of adolescent medicine within the department of pediatrics. The majority of research projects are related to understanding eating disorders and evaluating the effectiveness of various treatments for eating disorders. Duties include: data entry and management, directed literature search, creating databases in Microsoft Excel and IBM SPSS, organizing and administering study measures, consenting participants for research, developing electronic questionnaires in REDCap, collecting saliva samples from participants, scoring assessment instruments, budget preparation and reconciliation, scheduling and rescheduling experiments, assisting with submission of scientific grant applications and protocols, obtaining information from retrospective chart reviews, and assisting with the preparation of manuscripts for publication. All duties will be supervised by faculty members who serve as Principal Investigators on the various research projects. Typically requires an Associate's degree or higher plus one year of related experience, or an equivalent combination of education and experience. Previous research experience with adolescents and young adults and an interest in working with patients with eating disorders is desirable. This is a fixed-term appointment funded for one year from date of hire with an excellent possibility of re-funding.

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