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Temporary Research Assistant
Part-time
Piscataway, NJ

Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey is seeking a Temporary Research Assistant for the Department of Health Behavior, Society and Policy within the School of Public Health. The Temporary Research Assistant will assist with a study that aims to determine the feasibility and acceptability of a mobile health mindfulness app in order to eventually improve the overall care and mental health of caregivers and the older adults they care for. The TRA will serve as an assistant for a research study with caregivers of older adults with cognitive impairment or dementia. Will be responsible for the data collection and subject recruitment for the study under the supervision of the Principal Investigator.

    Among the key duties of this position are the following:

  • Assists with School of Public Health communication efforts including communications within the School, throughout Rutgers University, and to various external stakeholders.
  • Coordinates external communications efforts with the Rutgers University-wide Office of University News and Media Relations.
  • Develops clear and accessible language for messaging through Op-Eds, articles, research/policy briefs, blog posts, etc.
  • Assists with the maintenance of the school’s website and social media content.
  • Promotes SPH faculty, student, and staff publications to secure placements among top-tier print and electronic outlets.
  • Monitors news outlets to identify and capitalize upon media and advocacy opportunities.


Communications Specialist III
Piscataway, NJ
Full-time

Rutgers, the State University of New Jersey is seeking a Communications Specialist III for the Office of the Dean – Marketing and Communications within the School of Public Health. The Communication Specialist III will be responsible for assisting with the execution of the School’s communication and engagement strategy and developing written content for distribution.

    Among the key duties of this position are the following:

  • Supports Principal Investigator with subject recruitment at three (3) sites throughout New Jersey (Monmouth Medical Center, Monmouth South, and New Brunswick).
  • Orients participants to the mHealth app.
  • Performs follow up assessments via telephone.
  • Supports research activities.


Student Assistant – Newark Campus
Part-time
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey is seeking a Student Assistant for the Department of Urban-Global Public Health within the School of Public Health. The Student Assistant will provide research and administrative support for community and public health research programs and projects.

    Among the key duties of this position are the following:

  • Supports research activities.
  • Conducts literature reviews and other research reviews.
  • Creates presentation materials.
  • Assists with recruitment and consenting for research projects.
  • Assists with the editing and preparation of manuscripts, publications, reports and presentations.
  • Prepares materials for submission of grant applications.

    Special Instructions to Applicant:

  • Submission of a writing sample and PowerPoint example are required when applying.
  • Availability on select weekends and evenings for focus groups, training of community researchers, and individual interviews which may be scheduled outside of normal business hours is required.


Student Assistant
Part-time
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey is seeking a Student Assistant for the Department of Urban-Global Public Health (UGPH) within the School of Public Health at our Newark Campus. Under the supervision of the Principal Investigator, the Student Assistant will provide research assistance for projects related to sexual and reproductive health.

    Among the key duties of this position are the following:

  • Assist in preparing manuscripts and presentation materials.
  • Checking and formatting references.
  • Create tables and figures for manuscripts and presentations.
  • Searching for and summarize literature.
  • Assisting with other administrative tasks as needed.


Research Teaching Specialist IV
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey is seeking a Program Coordinator for the Department of Biostatistics and Epidemiology within the School of Public Health. Under the direction of the Principal Investigator, the Research Teaching Specialist IV is responsible for the management of a small research team, designs and conducts specialized research projects, and assists with supervision of other research technicians and graduate students.



Program Coordinator - Global Programs
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey is seeking a Program Coordinator for the Office of Global Programs within the School of Public Health. Under the direction of the Associate Dean for Educational Program Development and Global Programs, the Program Coordinator will be responsible for developing new global initiatives including faculty research and student exchange programs, the planning and execution of all programs developed by the SPH Office of Global Programs in consultation with Rutgers Global Study Abroad. This position will work with the Associate Dean for Educational Program Development and Global Programs to identify potential global opportunities and to develop relationships with new global partners. This position will also develop the administrative infrastructure for the school’s global practice experiences in collaboration with the Office of Community Engagement and Public Health Practice and design the new Dean’s Honors Practicum program.



Data Control Clerk II
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey is seeking a Data Control Clerk II for the Center for Public Health Workforce Development within the School of Public Health. The Data Control Clerk II will perform a wide variety of support services within the Center for Public Health Workforce Development while assisting in the support of various program activities.



User Support Specialist IV
Rutgers, the State University of New Jersey, is seeking a motivated User Support Specialist IV for the Office of Computing & Technology within the School of Public Health (SPH). Under the direction of the Manager of the Office of Computing and Technology, the User Support Specialist IV supports the SPH end-user community (faculty, staff, students) in the effective access and use of University information resources and compliance with infrastructure and operating standards. The primary purpose of the User Support Specialist IV position is to provide support for all technical questions concerning desktop software and hardware.



Academic Support Counselor
Rutgers, the State University of New Jersey is seeking a motivated Academic Support Counselor for the Office of Student Affairs within the School of Public Health. Under direction of the Assistant Dean Student Services, the Academic Support Counselor is responsible for overseeing the administrative procedures for an assigned caseload of students related to their academic progression in the school. They are also expected to appropriately assess for student needs and refer to support services in a caring, diligent, and professional manner. Works in coordination with multiple departments at the school and maintains communication with university/RBHS student services, the SSS unit, and necessary faculty and staff within the school to ensure all efforts are student-centered. This role will require flexibility with workday schedule and with travel between School locations.



CEPH Program Coordinator
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey is seeking a Program Coordinator for the Office of the Dean (Academic Affairs) within the School of Public Health. Under direction of the Associate Dean for Academic Affairs, the Program Coordinator will manage a broad range of internal and external activities related to the 2023 re-accreditation process for the School of Public Health (SPH). Coordinates critical re-accreditation operations, maintains data files and prepares reports as required for re-accreditation by the Council on Education for Public Health (CEPH).



Temporary Research Assistant (CHIBPS)
Rutgers, the State University of New Jersey is seeking a motivated Temporary Research Assistant for The Center for Health, Identity, Behavior and Prevention Studies (CHIBPS) within the School of Public Health. Under the direction of the Director, the Temporary Research Assistant will provide administrative and technical support on multiple research studies involving research subjects, students, interns, volunteers, and faculty. This position supports the SPH plan for urban public health research with sexual minorities and marginalized, underserved populations in Newark, NJ.



Student Assistant (Administrative)
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey is seeking a Part Time Student Assistant for the Department of Academic Affairs within the School of Public Health. The Student Assistant will perform a wide variety of administrative and support services to the Associate Dean of Community Engagement and Public Health Practice to ensure smooth administrative functioning of the Office.



Student Assistant (Research)
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey is seeking a Part Time Student Assistant for the Department of Academic Affairs within the School of Public Health. The Student Assistant will work under the supervision of the Associate Dean for Office of Community Engagement and Public Health Practice. The Student Assistant will assist the Associate Dean with research projects addressing the mechanisms through which historically and contemporary under resourced populations experience health inequities; engaging in theoretically driven research that seeks to disentangle the effects of different social determinants of health on the outcomes of these populations.