Human Research Technologist 1

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:
01 – E – Non-exempt
Work Unit:
Penn State College of Medicine
Full/Part Time:


The Neurorehabilitation Laboratory is seeking a qualified candidate to assist on an intervention research study involving rehabilitation of stroke patients. The successful applicant should have excellent oral and written communication skills, be detail-oriented, organized, reliable, punctual, and able to work well both independently and within a group setting. A strong candidate for this position must have excellent interpersonal skills and professionalism. A candidate for this position should expect to work with patients with stroke. As such, a job candidate for this position should be comfortable working closely with individuals who may have cognitive and/or motor challenges and be willing to provide assistance whenever necessary. The successful applicant will interact with human subjects on an almost daily basis. The position involves recruitment of research participants (mostly stroke survivors), neuropsychological and kinematic data collection, and coordination of lab meetings. The applicant will also be responsible for data entry into study databases, maintaining Institutional Review Board (IRB) materials, and regulatory updates. Typically requires an Associate's degree or higher plus one year of related experience, or an equivalent combination of education and experience. This is a fixed term appointment funded for one year from date of hire with 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