Postdoctoral Scholar

Penn State University

Campus/Location:
College of Medicine at the Milton S. Hershey Medical Center
Campus City:
Hershey, PA
Date Announced:
11/15/2019
Date Closing:
open until filled
Job Number:
92067
Work Unit:
Penn State College of Medicine
Department:
Pharmacology

Description

Postdoctoral scholar position is available for translational research training in melanoma, focusing on dissecting the underlying biology of the disease. Fellows will use several cell and animal model systems as well as many state-of-the-art techniques and technologies to unravel the biology of melanoma. These include organotypic models, xenograft and transgenic animal models, nanoparticles, flow & filtration systems, MRI and ultrasound technologies. A Ph.D., M.D., M.D. /Ph.D. or equivalent degree is required. Applicants must have proven skills and experience in biochemistry, molecular biology, cell biology, genetics or pharmacology. The position requires a minimum 2-year commitment and may be extended beyond this period depending on funding. Basic knowledge of cancer and experience in animal experimentation is preferred but not required. Application materials must include an application letter, CV, and the names and contact information of three references.

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