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Research Assistant - Mechanical Engineering

  • Pennsylvania State University
  • State College, PA
  • 2 days ago

Pennsylvania State University, United States Back Email Updated: about 9 hours ago Location: State College, PENNSYLVANIA Job Type: PartTime APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS: CURRENT PENN STATE EMPLOYEE...

Botany Research Assistant

  • Penn State University
  • University Park, PA
  • 16 hours ago

JOB DESCRIPTION AND POSITION REQUIREMENTS: The Botany Program at Shaver's Creek seeks a full-time, temporary (3-week) research assistant to assist with field-based data collection on Pennsylvania forestlands...

Chemical Engineering Research Assistant Park, Pa

  • Pennsylvania State University
  • University Park, PA
  • 4 days ago

The undergraduate research assistant positions available are in the research group of Professor Rui Shi at the Penn State University, University Park campus....

Part-Time Research Assistant

  • Penn State University
  • University Park, PA
  • 8 days ago

Science, and/or Bioinformatics for a Part-Time Research Assistant at The Pennsylvania State University, University Park campus....

Part-time Chemical Engineering Research Assistant

  • Penn State University
  • University Park, PA
  • 8 days ago

The undergraduate research assistant positions available are in the research group of Professor Rui Shi at the Penn State University, University Park campus....

Sedimentary Geology And Landscape Dynamics Undergraduate Research Assistant

  • Pennsylvania State University
  • State College, PA
  • 19 days ago

Sedimentary Geology and Landscape Dynamics Undergraduate Research Assistant Pennsylvania State University, United States Back Email Updated: 39 minutes ago Location: State College, PENNSYLVANIA Job...

Aquatic Metabarcoding Research Assistant Park, Pa

  • Pennsylvania State University
  • University Park, PA
  • 19 days ago

Part-Time Aquatic Metabarcoding Research Assistant Penn State in University Park, PA Type: Adjunct/Part-Time Posted: 06/07/2022 Category: Laboratory and Research Job Number: REQ_......

Research Assistant Muscle Function And Locomotion Group, Kinesiology Biomechanics

  • Pennsylvania State University
  • State College, PA
  • 19 days ago

The primary focus of this research assistant/lab member will be to assist on an animal-based experimental protocol....

Graduate Research Assistant - Engineering

  • Pennsylvania State University
  • State College, PA
  • 21 days ago

JOB DESCRIPTION AND POSITION REQUIREMENTS: The Civil and Environmental Engineering Department is seeking a Part-Time Research Assistant....

Research Assistant In Isotope Geochemistry Park, Pa

  • Pennsylvania State University
  • University Park, PA
  • 21 days ago

Research Assistant in Isotope Geochemistry Penn State in University Park, PA Type: Adjunct/Part-Time Posted: 06/04/2022 Category: Laboratory and Research Job Number: REQ_......

Sensing Dataset Summer Research Assistant Park, Pa

  • Pennsylvania State University
  • University Park, PA
  • 21 days ago

Sensing Dataset Summer Research Assistant Penn State in University Park, PA Type: Adjunct/Part-Time Posted: 06/04/2022 Category: Laboratory and Research Job Number: REQ_......

Sedimentary Geology and Landscape Dynamics Undergraduate Research Assistant

  • Penn State University
  • University Park, PA
  • 22 days ago

JOB DESCRIPTION AND POSITION REQUIREMENTS: Penn State University Paleoenvironmental Reconstruction and Surface Earth Dynamics (PSUPER SED) Lab is seeking to hire part-time undergraduate research assistants...

Aquatic Metabarcoding Research Assistant

  • Pennsylvania State University
  • State College, PA
  • 23 days ago

Pennsylvania State University, United States Back Email Updated: about 1 hour ago Location: State College, PENNSYLVANIA Job Type: PartTime APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS: CURRENT PENN STATE EMPLOYEE...

Laboratory And Field Research Assistant

  • Pennsylvania State University
  • State College, PA
  • 23 days ago

JOB DESCRIPTION AND POSITION REQUIREMENTS: The Department of Ecosystem Science and Management is seeking a Lab and Field Research Assistant to work in the Allen Stream Ecology Lab at Penn State....

Undergraduate Research Assistant - Earth And Mineral Sciences

  • Pennsylvania State University
  • State College, PA
  • 23 days ago

Part-Time Undergraduate Research Assistant- Earth and Mineral Sciences Pennsylvania State University, United States Back Email Updated: about 1 hour ago Location: State College, PENNSYLVANIA Job Type...

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Salary for Research Assistant Jobs in University Park, PA

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Highest Education Level

Research Assistants in University Park, PA offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (55.6%)
  • Master's Degree (29.2%)
  • Doctorate Degree (7.8%)
  • High School or GED (2.7%)
  • Associate's Degree (2.6%)
  • Vocational Degree or Certification (1.5%)
  • Some College (0.5%)
  • Some High School (0.1%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Research Assistants in University Park, PA
  • 4-6 years (19.2%)
  • Less than 1 year (19.0%)
  • None (15.3%)
  • 1-2 years (10.7%)
  • 10+ years (10.2%)
  • 2-4 years (9.3%)
  • 6-8 years (8.4%)
  • 8-10 years (7.7%)

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