Assistant Research Professor

Penn State University

Campus/Location:
University Park Campus
Campus City:
University Park, PA
Date Announced:
08/13/2019
Date Closing:
open until filled
Job Number:
90022
Classification:
Exempt
Work Unit:
Eberly College of Science
Department:
Chemistry

Description

The laboratory of Professor Tae-Hee Lee in the Chemistry department at The Pennsylvania State University seeks to fill an assistant research professor position to work in the area of single-molecule biophysics of the nucleosome. The position requires minimum 5 years of experience in nucleosome and chromatin biochemistry or biophysics and a PhD in an area of physical or biological sciences. In particular, a person with direct experience with in vitro nucleosome reconstitution and biochemical assays of the nucleosome structure will be considered favorably. Interested and qualified applicants must submit applications electronically to include a cover letter describing your background and prior experience, a CV which includes a list of publications, and a brief statement (1-2 pages) of research interests. Following a screening of these initial application materials, appropriate candidates will be contacted by email and asked to arrange for three (3) letters of recommendation to be sent. This is a fixed-term appointment funded for one-year from the date of hire with possibility of re-funding. Review of applicants will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

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