Center for Health, Identity, Behavior & Prevention Studies

CHIBPS Internship Opportunities

If you are interested in our internship program, please e-mail a cover letter and CV/resume to Kristen Krause with the subject ‘CHIBPS Internship Application - Your Full Name’. We typically have internships available during the fall, spring, and summer semesters.

The Center for Health, Identity, Behavior and Prevention Studies (CHIBPS) is a behavioral research center at Rutgers University – Newark Campus housing in the School of Public Health. CHIBPS studies the disparities of LGBTQ health with a focus on HIV, substance use, mental health burden, and cancers.

Interns will work on several studies that focus on sexual behavior, substance use, mental health, cancer, and healthcare access among a racially/ethnically diverse population of gay, bisexual, transgender, and gender non-conforming individuals. Interns will be asked to recruit new participants into our studies through community-based outreach. They will also conduct assessments with our study participants, as well as participate in quantitative data entry.

CHIBPS
Location: One Riverfront Plaza, Suite 1020 (10th Floor), Newark, NJ 07102-0301
Compensation: Unpaid
Duration: Temporary/Seasonal
Minimum GPA: 2.0
Allowed school years: freshman, sophomore, junior, senior, masters, doctorate, postdoctoral studies

Students interested in interning at CHIBPS’ Rutgers office in Newark should send a CV/resume and cover letter detailing their interest to Kristen Krause, MPH

*Please note: We receive applications from many more qualified individuals than we have spots available in our program. Only individuals selected for an interview will be contacted.