Research - Laboratory/Non-Laboratory, Staff/Administrative
Rutgers, the State University of New Jersey is seeking a motivated Post Doctoral Fellow for the Center for Tobacco Studies within the School of Public Health. Under the direction of the Principal Investigator, the Post-Doctoral Fellow will assist in building active programs of research within the Center for Tobacco Studies (CTS).
Prepares written reports and peer-reviewed manuscripts based on the research conducted at the CTS.
Participates in new grant submissions that build on existing programmatic research at the CTS.
Leads or co-teaches courses and/or guest lectures within the School of Public Health.
Disseminates findings through oral and poster presentations.
Minimum Education and Experience:
Doctoral degree in public health, behavioral science, health services research, sociology, anthropology, psychology, or a related discipline.
Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
Strong interest in tobacco control.
Strong background in quantitative research methodology.
Excellent communication skills, both written and oral.
Strong organizational skills and attention to detail.
Ability to set clear goals.
Ability to establish a process and timeline for achieving set goals.
Knowledge of complex survey datasets (e.g., NSDUH, NHIS, etc).
Familiarity with mixed method study protocols or interest in developing such protocols.
Physical Demands and Work Environment:
PHYSICALDEMANDS – Lift or exert force up to 25 pounds.
Salary: Maximum authorized hiring amount $65,000
Posting Number: 19ST4953
Location: Off Campus
Internal Number: 106851
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