Research Technologist 1

Penn State University

Campus/Location:
College of Medicine at the Milton S. Hershey Medical Center
Campus City:
Hershey, PA
Date Announced:
12/11/2019
Date Closing:
12/17/2019
Job Number:
92480
Level/Salary Band:
01 – E – Non-exempt
Work Unit:
Penn State College of Medicine
Department:
Neural & Behavioral Sciences
Full/Part Time:
Full–Time

Description

A full time research technologist 1 position is available in the Neural & Behavioral Sciences Department at Penn State College of Medicine in Hershey, Pa. The work in this lab will focus on prevention of neurodegenerative diseases. The Research Technologist I will be responsible for testing the effects of specific compounds on retinal degeneration in mouse models of retinitis pigmentosa. The technologist will be responsible for administering drugs, measuring visual function, and carrying our molecular and immunocytochemical measurements of treated retinas. The technician must have good organizational skills, ability to follow instructions and work independently. Some experience with confocal microscopy and image analysis is desirable. Typically requires a Bachelor's degree or higher plus one year of related experience, or an equivalent combination of education and experience. Prefers a bachelor’s degree in Biology, Molecular Biology, Neuroscience or any other related field. This is a fixed-term appointment funded 6 months from date of hire with possibility of re-funding.

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