Assistant Professor

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:
Work Unit:
Penn State College of Medicine
Biochemistry and Molecular Biology


The Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology at The Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine invites applications from outstanding scientists for a full-time tenure-track position. We seek candidates at the Assistant Professor level who have an active highly competitive independent research program or who show a strong potential to develop such a program, particularly in the area of bioinformatics and genomics. Qualifications include a PhD or equivalent degree in the area of bioinformatics, especially with respect to high-throughput data extraction, analysis and modeling, and computational biology, with expertise in development of tools and algorithms for interrogating and exploiting large datasets. For additional information, please visit the following websites: and Applicants should submit a curriculum vitae and a brief statement of research plans, and arrange for three letters of reference to be sent to Faculty Search Committee, or to Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology H171, The Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine, Hershey PA 17033.

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