RESEARCH ASSISTANT IN MATHEMATICS

Campus/Location:
Penn State Berks
Date Announced:
06/27/2018
Job Number:
80098
Work Unit:
Vice President For Commonwealth Campuses - Penn State Berks
Department:
Full/Part Time:
Part–Time
Hourly Rate:
$9.50

Description

Our research group is hiring Research Assistants in Mathematics. We are interested in studying the cognitive roles of mathematical aesthetics and strategic choices of problem solving solution methods and the relational roles of item discrimination and difficulty. The persons hired will help analyze problem solvers’ behaviors as problem structures are manipulated or altered by a simple modification. Open to undergraduate and graduate students, as well as postdoctoral candidates of any majors, including but not limited to: Education, Mathematics, and Psychology. Application materials must be submitted electronically at psu.jobs and include a cover letter and curriculum vitae that includes the names, addresses, emails, and phone numbers of three references. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until position is filled. Inquiries can be directed to Dr. Hartono Tjoe, hht1@psu.edu.

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