Research Assistant

Penn State University

Campus/Location:
University Park Campus
Campus City:
University Park, PA
Date Announced:
08/09/2019
Date Closing:
open until filled
Job Number:
89934
Work Unit:
Eberly College of Science
Department:
Biology
Full/Part Time:
Part–Time

Description

The Department of Biology in the Eberly College of Science has a part-time opening for a Research Assistant in the Kwapis lab to work on the molecular mechanisms of memory formation. Duties include (but are not limited to) performing cell culture experiments, cloning plasmids in bacteria, generating sequencing libraries for RNA- and ChIP-seq, and assisting other lab members with molecular techniques. This is a 30-hour per week position working 36 weeks per year.

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