Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, is seeking a Research Project Coordinator (RPC) for Center for Gambling Studies within the School of Social Work. This position is under the direction of the Center Director/Principal Investigator. The Research Project Coordinator is responsible for programmatic and research support for the various sponsored projects managed through the center. The RPC ensures all project deliverables are met on time, providing daily administrative, logistical, and clinical coordination.
Among the key duties of this position are the following:
Works closely with the Center Director and Principal Investigator to provide coordination of gambling trainings.
Supports and manages the administration and reporting needs of the sponsored projects
Assists with content development and stakeholder engagement.
Works to recruit, invite and publicize upcoming gambling trainings ensuring attendance and future growth.
Establishes relationships with new and existing agencies to assess needs and participation in future trainings and research projects.
Manages issues related to registration, attendance, CEUs, venue, and speaker requirements for training presentations.
Minimum Education and Experience:
Requires a Master's degree in clinical social work, psychology, counseling, or a related direct practice discipline.
A minimum of three years related experience.
A clinical license is also required.
Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
Excellent computer skills and experience using software tools, such as Microsoft Word, Excel (pivot tables), Access, PowerPoint.
Excellent attention to detail with a high degree of accuracy.
Strong interpersonal, organizational and communication skills.
Strong writing skills.
The ability to handle multiple tasks, responding flexibly and positively in all circumstances.
Must possess and maintain a valid driver's license and be willing to travel, when necessary, to sites throughout New Jersey for business demands.
Experience in a research or training focused setting would be preferred.
Knowledge of gambling and internet gambling issues preferred.
Clean Driving Record
Posting Number: 19ST1163
Location: College Ave (RU-New Brunswick)
Internal Number: 82968
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.