Method and laboratory discovery
- Discussion of suitable methods for your project: $50/hr*
- Assistance in finding an appropriate laboratory for your work: $50/hr*
- Need a hand in the field? $200/day + travel costs
- Have data, but want a fresh pair of eyes on it? $50/hr*
Writing and publication assistance
- Graphic design illustrating your data $50/hr*
- Writing assistance for technical papers or grant proposals $50/hr*
Instrument troubleshooting, diagnostics, repair
- On-site instrument troubleshooting, diagnostics, and repair $100/hr portal-to-portal
- Phone, text, or email troubleshooting and diagnostics $50/hr
- All hourly rates divisible int 15 minute increments.
- Time spent traveling for on-site instrument work may be charged.
*these rates are negotiable depending upon the client’s financial position (discounts for under- or un-funded projects), educational level (discounts for K-12 students and teachers and undergraduate students), or Penny’s involvement with the project (discounts offered for a level of involvement resulting in authorship, for example).