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:


A Research Technologist position is available immediately in Dr. Sinisa Dovat’s lab in the Department of Pediatrics. The focus of our lab research is to study the epigenetic regulation of gene expression in leukemia and neuroblastoma and to develop the novel, targeted therapy for childhood cancer. We are searching for a highly organized and self-motivated individual, ideally with previous experience in lab management and assisting lab members in individual projects. Conduct experiments including observations, collect, compile and process data. Organize data and findings. Analyze data collected. Provide support to the PI, researchers and technicians both within the lab and collaborating researchers. Order supplies and maintain and organize the inventory. Assist with IACUC and IRB protocols. Train students and others in the lab. Typically requires a Bachelor's degree or higher plus one year of related experience, or an equivalent combination of education and experience. Successful applicants should have a degree in Biology or related fields. Please upload your CV along with contact information for three references. This is a fixed term appointment funded one year from date of hire with the possibility of refunding.

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