Research - Laboratory/Non-Laboratory, Staff/Administrative
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey is seeking a Postdoctoral Fellow for the Social Justice & Health Equity Postdoctoral Diversity Training Program within the School of Public Health. Under the direction of the Department Chair the Post-Doc Fellow will participate in the culture of the school and partake in educational programs that will further develop their scholarship, including grant writing, providing opportunities for and guidance with teaching, and professional development to undertake community-engaged research.
Among the key duties of this position are the following:
Actively conducts research with primary mentor and department members.
Advances the School's commitment to health justice and social equity through research, teaching, and community engagement directed by the principles of diversity, equity, and inclusion.
Prepares peer-reviewed research publications and scientific grant writing.
Teaches two School of Public Health courses per academic year.
Presents scientific/research contents in institutional, national and international forums.
Contributes to writing of IRB applications and grants to respective agencies.
May be required to travel between SPH locations of Newark and Piscataway.
Minimum Education and Experience:
Ph.D. Degree in Public Health, Biomedical Sciences, Social Sciences or a related health field.
Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
Knowledge and skills of statistical data analysis and data management.
Adequate writing skills for scientific and technical reports and articles.
Excellent communication skills.
Timely, consistent, motivated individual and team player.
Physical Demands and Work Environment:
Lift or exert force up to 25 pounds
Once you reach the “APPLICANTDOCUMENTS” portion of the application, Please upload the following “required” documents:
Official doctoral transcript
Research Statement including identification of potential member (maximum 750 words)
Plans for NIH funding during the postdoc period (maximum 250 words)
For all documents, you will upload to each correlating link. I.E., upload your CV to the “Curriculum Vitae” link, the doctoral transcript to the “Transcript” link, and your research statement to the “Research Statement” link. For your NIH funding plan, please use the “other documents” link to upload.
Posting Number: 21ST1129
Location: Newark (RBHS)
Internal Number: 131577
About Rutgers University
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, is a leading national public research university and the state's preeminent, comprehensive public institution of higher education. Rutgers is dedicated to teaching that meets the highest standards of excellence; to conducting research that breaks new ground; and to turning knowledge into solutions for local, national, and global communities. As it was at our founding in 1766, the heart of our mission is preparing students to become productive members of society and good citizens of the world. Rutgers teaches across the full educational spectrum: preschool to precollege; undergraduate to graduate and postdoctoral; and continuing education for professional and personal advancement. Rutgers is New Jersey's land-grant institution and one of the nation's foremost research universities, and as such, we educate, make discoveries, serve as an engine of economic growth, and generate ideas for improving people's lives.