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 Center for Structural Oncology at the Huck Institutes of the Life Sciences is seeking to hire a Researcher to analyze data resulting from scientific experiments and endeavors; to present research findings in peer-reviewed manuscripts, federal funding agencies, and industry partners. The position will play a key analytical role in shaping new strategic opportunities involving scientific and industry partners through integrated operational activities. The candidate should be able to keenly analyze mathematical data; formulate/create solutions to broaden scientific objectives in cancer research; have prior proposal development and report writing experience; experience communicating data to a wide-range of audiences; the ability to think strategically and systematically to achieve results while collaborating across organizational boundaries; strong communication, negotiation, conflict resolution skills; and a demonstrated commitment to diversity and inclusive excellence. A master’s degree in a relevant scientific discipline or equivalent professional experience is preferred. This a fixed term appointment funded for one year with a possibility of renewal for subsequent years depending on performance and funding. Candidates for consideration must upload a cover letter of interest, and CV. The successful candidate will report to Dr. Deb Kelly, Ph.D., Professor of Biomedical Engineering and Director of the Center for Structural Oncology at the Huck Institutes of the Life Sciences.

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