Program Coordinator I
|Recruitment/Posting Title||Program Coordinator I|
|Job Category||Staff & Executive - Administrative & Support|
|Department||SEBS - Animal Science|
The School of Environmental and Biological Sciences, located on the George H. Cook Campus, is one of the largest schools of Rutgers University in New Brunswick, New Jersey. We pursue excellence in research, teaching, and outreach in areas of study that address the biological spectrum from molecules to ecosystems. Our emphasis is on both the fundamental sciences and the social and human dimensions. We offer 21 undergraduate majors, including plant and animal sciences, microbiology, biotechnology, agriculture and food systems, landscape architecture, food and nutritional sciences, ecology and evolution, marine science and oceanography, environmental sciences and meteorology, human ecology, entomology, and environmental economics.
In addition to instruction in the classroom, field, and laboratory, our students have opportunities for experiential learning on and off campus, including a growing emphasis on international experiences through short- and long-term study abroad. Students also have access to a robust program of applied research and outreach hosted by the New Jersey Agricultural Experiment Station laboratories, farms, business incubators, and marine stations throughout the state.
|Posting Summary|| |
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey is seeking a Program Coordinator I for the School of Environmental and Biological Sciences. The Project Coordinator I will assist with the development, coordination, and evaluation efforts of the Animal Science Discovery (ANSCId) program. ANSCId is a summer experiential learning, career development, and scholarship pipeline program between LaGuardia Community College (LAGCC; 2-years) and Rutgers (4-years), which is supported by a USDA NIFA NEXTGEN grant. ANSCId aims to forge a partnership between NYC high schools to LAGCC (2-year) and Rutgers (4-year) for careers in Animal Science. ANSCId is student-centered and will support student learning and success via: (1) advertising, outreach, engagement, articulated transfer agreements; (2) paid, summer experiential learning program; (3) transfer scholarships for bachelor’s degrees in animal science, and (4) peer mentorship, career development, and USDA career pathway. The Program Coordinator I will report to the Program Director (PD).
Among the key duties of the position are the following:
|Position Status||Full Time|
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Consistent with the current application of Rutgers Policy 60.3.22, this position may be eligible for a hybrid work arrangement. The flexible work arrangements outlined in Rutgers Policy 60.3.22 are part of a pilot program that is effective September 1, 2022 through August 31, 2024. Therefore, there is no guarantee that this flexible work arrangement will continue beyond that date. Flexible work arrangements are not permanent, are subject to change or cancellation and contingent on the employee receiving approval in the FlexWork@RU Application System. Additional information may be found at https://futureofwork.rutgers.edu .
|Annual Minimum Salary||51359.000|
|Annual Mid Range Salary||63909.500|
|Annual Maximum Salary||76460.000|
|Union Description||URA-AFT Administrative|
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.
|Terms of Appointment||Staff - 12 month|
|Position Pension Eligibility||ABP|
|Minimum Education and Experience|| |
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|Preferred Qualifications|| |
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|Posting Open Date||08/24/2023|
|Special Instructions to Applicants|
|Regional Campus||Rutgers University-New Brunswick|
|Home Location Campus||Cook (RU-New Brunswick)|
All offers of employment are contingent upon successful completion of all pre-employment screenings.
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