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Temporary Research Assistant (Data Collector – Center for Tobacco Studies)
Rutgers, the State University of New Jersey has several openings for highly motivated Data Collectors at the Rutgers School of Public Health, Center for Tobacco Studies. These positions are intended to collect data for a National Institutes of Health (NIH) funded research study to better understand the impact of increasing the minimum legal age to buy tobacco and the extent to which this will be effective. The positions are 100% grant-funded.



Postdoctoral Fellow
Rutgers, the State University Of New Jersey is seeking a Post-Doctoral fellow for the Center on Gun Violence Research at the School of Public Health. The Postdoctoral Fellow will keep abreast of current theoretical and experimental literature related to gun violence from various disciplines (population sciences, epidemiology, public health, law, criminal justice, clinical medicine, social work, psychology). Under the guidance of center leadership, collects, records and analyzes data, prepares reports for peer-reviewed scientific publications and conference presentations, and contributes to the writing of IRB applications and grants. These fellowships are focused on scientific training and career development in pursuit of the highest caliber research to promote safety and improve the health of populations. Fellows receive senior mentorship and close peer collaboration in a rich scientific environment with faculty and other fellows. Fellows will be expected to become proficient in the preparation of peer-reviewed research publications and scientific grant writing and will be strongly encouraged to conceive and lead their own grant submissions in preparation for entry into the job market.



Temporary Research Assistant
Rutgers, the State University Of New Jersey is seeking a part-time Temporary Research Assistant for the Center on Gun Violence Research at the School of Public Health. A Temporary Research Assistant will assist with planning, implementation and study-related activities. This position is 100% grant-funded and located in Piscataway, NJ. This project partnership is supported by the Office of the Secretary of Higher Education (OSHE) and OSHE is a project partner.



Research Project Manager
Rutgers, the State University of New Jersey is seeking a Research Project Manager at the Rutgers School of Public Health, Center for Tobacco Studies. Under the direction of the Center Director, the Research Program Manager is responsible for development and oversight of research activities of the Tobacco Centers of Regulatory Science center grant, as well as coordination of emerging research areas for the Center for Tobacco Studies. This position is 100% grant-funded and located in New Brunswick, NJ.



Temporary Research Assistant (MYVPC)
Rutgers, the State University of New Jersey is seeking a Temporary Research Assistant (MYVPC) for the department of Epidemiology at the School Of Public Health. Under direction of the Project PI, the Temporary Research Assistant will assist with the planning and implementation of a funded research study centering on youth engaged environmental approaches to violence prevention in three (3) urban centers. Camden, NJ. This position is 100% grant-funded and located in Piscataway, NJ. Position will require travel to Camden, NJ.



Communications Specialist (Center on Gun Violence Research)
Rutgers, the State University of New Jersey, is seeking a Communications Specialist II for the NJ Center on Gun Violence Research within the School of Public Health. The Center on Gun Violence Research seeks to create safe and healthy environments for NJ residents to live, learn, work, and play by providing high-quality, multi-disciplinary research on gun violence causality and prevention and translate this research into clear and actionable policies and programs. The center partners with relevant local-, state-and national-level experts, securing access to data to conduct and support research that identifies etiologic factors for gun violence, develops and rigorously evaluates interventions to reduce the burden of gun violence, and translates science into effective programs and policies to ensure their widespread adoption.



Admissions Counselor
Rutgers, the State University of New Jersey is seeking an Admissions Counselor for the Office of Student Affairs at the School of Public Health. The Admissions Counselor is a member of the Office of Admissions’ team and reports to the Director of Admissions and Recruitment. The Admissions Counselor will work alongside the Director in the planning, implementation, and assessment of recruitment events both on and off-campus. This position will work closely with overseeing student ambassadors who will assist with the execution of office events and recruitment initiatives. The Admissions Counselor performs significant recruiting and admissions functions necessary to accomplish enrollment goals and meet the admissions needs of academic departments.



Student Assistant
Rutgers, the State University of New Jersey is seeking a Student Assistant to provide assistance on a multi-year National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH)-funded research project. The purpose of this project is to develop a mobile application that builds community support among Black gay, bisexual, and queer young men and combats the negative effects of racist, homophobic, and other identity-based stigma and violence. This position is 100% grant-funded and located in Newark, NJ.