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Temporary Part Time Research Assistant (Multiple Positions)
Rutgers University in New Brunswick, New Jersey
Date Posted 01/22/2022
Admin-Laboratory and Research
Employment Type
Application Deadline Open until filled

Position Details
Recruitment/Posting Title Temporary Part Time Research Assistant (Multiple Positions)
Job Category Staff & Executive - Research Support (Laboratory/Non-Laboratory)
Department NJMS-Medicine-Hematology
New Jersey’s academic health center, Rutgers Biomedical and Health Sciences (RBHS) takes an integrated approach to educating students, providing clinical care, and conducting research, all with the goal of improving human health. Aligned with Rutgers University–New Brunswick and collaborating university wide, RBHS includes eight schools, a behavioral health network, and six centers and institutes that focus on cancer treatment and research, neuroscience, clinical and translational research, advanced biotechnology and medicine, environmental and occupational health, and health care policy and aging research. 
Our faculty are teachers, clinicians, and scientists with unparalleled experience who advance medical innovation and provide patient care informed by the latest research findings. We offer an outstanding education in medicine, dentistry, pharmacy, public health, nursing, biomedical research, and the full spectrum of allied health careers. 
Our clinical and academic facilities are located throughout the state including New Brunswick, Piscataway, Newark, Scotch Plains, Somerset, Blackwood, and other locations. Clinical partners include Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital in New Brunswick, University Hospital in Newark, and other affiliates. 
Through this community of healers, scientists, and scholars, Rutgers is equipped as never before to transform lives. 
Rutgers RBHS is an anchor institution that boasts locations in Newark, New Jersey, a city of promise.
Posting Summary
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey is seeking a Temporary Research Assistant for the Department of Medicine within the New Jersey Medical School. Under the direction of the Principal Investigator and Study Coordinator, the Temporary Part-Time Student Research Assistant will assist the Principal Investigator and Study Coordinator, and their research group, in research on persons who have a history of illicit drug use. 
Among the key duties of this position are the following: 
  • Assists in review, quality control, and analysis of study data, using both Microsoft Excel and SAS® Software. 
  • Collects or assists in collection of data from participating drug treatment centers, involving onsite activities at those centers and coordination with staff at those centers. 
  • Revises and edits survey instruments in collaboration with the Principal Investigator, Study Coordinator, and other research staff. 
  • Assists in coordinating activities with participating drug treatment centers. 
  • Edits or drafts manuscripts, IRB protocols, and other documents in collaboration with the Principal Investigator, Study Coordinator, and other research staff. 
  • Works in conjunction with collaborators.
Position Status Part Time
Hours Per Week
Daily Work Shift
FLSA Nonexempt
Grade 99H
Position Salary
Annual Minimum Salary
Annual Mid Range Salary
Annual Maximum Salary
Standard Hours 35.00
Union Description Non-Union
Payroll Designation PeopleSoft

Rutgers offers a comprehensive benefit program to eligible employees. For details, please go to http://uhr.rutgers.edu/benefits/benefits-overview .
Rutgers also offers a benefit program to eligible full-time postdoctoral fellow students. For details, please go to https://finance.rutgers.edu/healthcare-risk/insurance/postdoctoral-health-insurance.

COVID-19 Immunization Requirement
Seniority Unit
Terms of Appointment Temporary Staff Appointment - Hourly
Position Pension Eligibility

Minimum Education and Experience
  • Previous experience as a research assistant on cohort studies of drug users, or the equivalent.
  • Must have a current New Jersey driver’s license.
Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities
  • Must have excellent writing and excellent communication skills. 
  • Must have excellent quantitative skills. 
  • Must be computer literate and have working knowledge of Word, Excel, and PowerPoint.
Preferred Qualifications
  • Knowledge of SAS® Software. 
  • Having own auto with current insurance.
Equipment Utilized
Physical Demands and Work Environment
Special Conditions
  • If to be involved in transporting frozen specimens, Rutgers biosafety training and certification related to transport will be required in advance. 
  • Flexibility of hours.

Posting Number 21ST0966
Posting Open Date
Special Instructions to Applicants
Regional Campus Rutgers Biomedical and Health Sciences (RBHS)
Home Location Campus Newark (RBHS)
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