Research Associate Jobs in University Park, PA

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Pennsylvania State University - University Park, PA
Typical duties in this position include, but are not limited to: Fungal culture media preparation Microbiological culturing and isolation of soil and seed borne fungal pathogens Enumeration of fungal...
2 days ago
Pennsylvania State University - University Park, PA
JOB DESCRIPTION AND POSITION REQUIREMENTS: A wage payroll position is available in the Hockett lab in the Department of Plant Pathology and Environmental Microbiology....
1 day ago
Temple University - Pennsylvania Furnace, PA (7 miles from University Park, PA)
The Research Assistant III assists with various experiments; testing standard research methodologies, procedures, and verbal and written instructions that will include vector cloning, cell culture studies...
3 days ago
Pennsylvania State University - University Park, PA
JOB DESCRIPTION AND POSITION REQUIREMENTS: Penn State York's Biology department is seeking a student assistant to maintain the Petko Lab spider colony and prepare for molecular biology class labs....
7 days ago
Pennsylvania State University - University Park, PA
JOB DESCRIPTION AND POSITION REQUIREMENTS: The lab duties are (1) conduct experiments to quantify proteins and mRNA in chicken liver and ovary samples using Western blotting and quantitative PCR, respectively...
10 days ago
Pennsylvania State University - University Park, PA
Additional plant experience in greenhouse maintenance and basic molecular biology techniques is preferred....
14 days ago
Pennsylvania State University - University Park, PA
JOB DESCRIPTION AND POSITION REQUIREMENTS: The lab duties are (1) conduct experiments to quantify proteins and mRNA in chicken liver and ovary samples using Western blotting and quantitative PCR, respectively...
14 days ago
Pennsylvania State University - University Park, PA
Autumn Sabo, Assistant Professor, Department of Biology, Penn State Beaver, 100 University Drive, Monaca, PA 15061....
22 days ago
Pennsylvania State University - University Park, PA
Agricultural Sciences Department of Food Science is seeking to hire students for the following Research Assistant position: Duties to include: Conduct organized research in the area of food chemistry/food microbiology...
23 days ago
Pennsylvania State University - University Park, PA
Areas of research may include Biology, Chemistry, Environmental Science, Mathematics or Physics. You will be required to take Lab Safety Training and SARI training....
45+ days ago
Pennsylvania State University Faculty - University Park, PA
The position will be housed in the laboratory of Christina Grozinger and include collaborations with faculty in the Department of Entomology, Department of Biology, Department of Biochemistry and Molecular...
45+ days ago
Pennsylvania State University Faculty - University Park, PA
associate to study the behavioral ecology and evolution of plant-pollinator interactions....
60+ days ago
Pennsylvania State University Faculty - University Park, PA
associate....
60+ days ago
Pennsylvania State University - University Park, PA
CURRENT EMPLOYEES OR STUDENTS: If you are a current employee (faculty, staff, technical service, or student) at Penn State, please login to Workday to complete the internal application process. If...
60+ days ago
Pennsylvania State University - University Park, PA
CURRENT EMPLOYEES OR STUDENTS: If you are a current employee (faculty, staff, technical service, or student) at Penn State, please login to Workday to complete the internal application process. If...
90+ days ago

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Salary for Research Associate Jobs in University Park, PA

This is the average annual salary for Research Associate jobs in University Park, PA as reported by the BLS.

$74,341

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Highest Education Level

Research Associates in University Park, PA offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (44.3%)
  • Master's Degree (27.3%)
  • Doctorate Degree (22.7%)
  • Associate's Degree (2.2%)
  • High School or GED (1.8%)
  • Vocational Degree or Certification (1.2%)
  • Some College (0.4%)
  • Some High School (0.1%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Research Associates in University Park, PA
  • 10+ years (32.2%)
  • 6-8 years (20.6%)
  • 1-2 years (19.0%)
  • 4-6 years (12.6%)
  • 2-4 years (5.6%)
  • 8-10 years (5.0%)
  • None (3.5%)
  • Less than 1 year (1.5%)

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