Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, is seeking a Graduate Assistant for the School of Health Professions within the Department of Clinical and Preventive Nutrition Services. Reporting to the Principal Investigator (PI), the Graduate Assistant will assist with the day-to-day operations and the ongoing research projects in the Rawal Nutrition and Health Lab.
Among the key duties for this position are the following:
Assists in the development and renewal of IRB protocols.
Assists with the preparation of research abstracts and manuscripts drafts, revisions, and submissions in collaboration with the PI and Graduate Students.
Prepares posters and/or oral presentations as required in collaboration with the PI and Graduate Students.
Conducts literature searches as assigned.
Must be willing to have a flexible working schedule for participant assessment.
Minimum Education and Experience:
Bachelor of Arts or Science Degree in Public Health, Nutrition, Psychology, Biomedical Sciences, Health Informatics or related field.
Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
Candidates must have knowledge of and experience with research or clinical experience assessing human participants, use of PubMed, and scientific writing. It is preferred that the candidate have previous experience with data analyses and using statistical packages (SPSS, STATA, SAS etc.).
Applicants should include a cover letter, curriculum vitae including a publication list, and contact information for three references familiar with their work.
This position is grant funded.
Salary: $16.00 per hour
Posting Number: 21ST0681
Location: Newark (RBHS)
Internal Number: 128995
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.