Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, is seeking a motivated Fellow to become part of the newly developed Population Health Fellowship. Residing within the Rutgers Biomedical and Health Sciences Office of Clinical Affairs, the Fellow will receive hands on training opportunities in all facets of population health, academic, health system, and government environments. Fellows will be rotated throughout these unique areas, and will also gain exposure to various programs, centers, and schools involved with population health throughout Rutgers and our clinical partner the Robert Wood Johnson Barnabas Health System (RWJBH).
Among the key duties of this position are the following:
Completes all readings, lectures, workshops, and rotation experiences within each of the Core Curriculum Content areas and provides evaluation.
Co-designs a series of projects for each rotation experience related to curriculum content area, the individual's expertise and skills, and the needs of the organization.
Develops a communication mechanism including a website for the faculty and partners of the Population Health Fellowship Program and creates a monthly communication to the group that includes highlights of current literature reviews and upcoming events of potential interest.
Provides presentations on the role and organizational structure for population health with Rutgers and RWJBH to share with rotation sponsors and partners as part of the rotation process.
Attends, provides support for, and participates as a member of the Rutgers Population Health Working Group and the RWJBH Population Health Council.
Contributes to the development of the Population Health Fellowship curriculum.
Implements Population Health programs and projects. Designs evaluation tools for individual projects and writes summary reports.
Drafts grant applications or funding proposals to secure funding for projects and adds to the development of the population health fellowship curriculum.
Provides logistics support and project management for population health work groups and project teams.
Presents across the Rutgers and RWJBarnabas system on Population Health.
Attends seminars and presentations routinely available at the IFH and SPH among others, as education is a key priority of this fellowship.
Minimum Education and Experience:
*Master's or Doctorate Degree with an emphasis on Public Health, Nursing, Medicine, Social Work, Pharmacy, Health Professions, Health Policy, MBA, or other programs with a focus on health and population health subject areas.
Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
Excellent oral, written, and presentation skills.
Strongly self-motivated and good interpersonal skills.
Ability to handle multiple concurrent tasks.
Candidates with several years of relevant work experience in the areas of clinical care, health administration, public health, policy or research will be given preference.
The fellow would be expected to travel to various rotation sites throughout the State.
Salary: 50,000 - 60,000 based on qualifications
Posting Number: 20ST0363
Location: Newark (RBHS)
Internal Number: 110924
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.