About the Office of Postdoctoral Advancement
Itzamarie Chévere-Torres is Director of the Office of Postdoctoral Advancement. She manages daily office operations, establishes collaboration with key stakeholders universitywide, as well as develops and facilitates career development resources and programs for Rutgers postdoctoral researchers. Itzamarie obtained her Ph.D from the University of Puerto Rico, her neuroscience postdoctoral training at NYU, and a second postdoctoral training at Rutgers. Itzamarie is a career coach, certified YouMap® coach and facilitator.
Jillian is the Senior Program Coordinator for the Office of Postdoctoral Advancement. She is passionate about people-centered work, and helping others is the most fulfilling aspect of her role. She is a member of the EVPAA's DEI Council. Jillian is an alumna of the School of Arts and Sciences - New Brunswick and holds a B.A. in Psychology and Theatre. She is also currently pursuing a Master of Social Work (Clinical) at Rutgers School of Social Work.
Jacqueline S. Mattis, Ph.D.
Dean of Faculty, Office of the Dean, Psychology
School of Arts & Sciences-Newark
Carol S. Lutz, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Microbiology, Biochemistry, and Molecular Genetics
Assistant Dean for Curriculum, Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences
Joseph A. Barone, PharmD, FCCP
Dean, Ernest Mario School of Pharmacy
James H. Millonig, Ph.D.
Senior Associate Dean, Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences
Associate Professor of Neuroscience and Cell Biology, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
Kathleen W. Scotto, Ph.D.
Vice Chancellor for Research, Rutgers Biomedical and Health Sciences
Vice Dean, School of Graduate Studies
Karen R. Stubaus, Ph.D.
Vice President for Academic Affairs and Administration
Lori Covey, Ph.D.
Dean, Life Sciences, School of Arts and Sciences
Michelle Stephens, Ph.D.
Founding Executive Director, Institute for the Study of Global Racial Justice
Professor of English and Latino and Caribbean Studies, School of Arts and Sciences
Wendie S. Cohick, Ph.D.
Dean of Research and Graduate Education, School of Environmental and Biological Sciences
Professor of Animal Science
Ellen Townes-Anderson, Ph.D.
Professor of Pharmacology, Physiology, and Neuroscience
Associate Professor of Ophthalmology and Visual Science
Director of Research Development and Initiatives
New Jersey Medical School
Janet Alder, Ph.D.
Assistant Dean for Graduate Academic and Student Affairs, School of Graduate Studies
Associate Professor, Dept. of Neuroscience & Cell Biology, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
Carlo Santoro, Ph.D.
International Faculty and Scholar Adviser, J-1 Visas
Edward Bonder, Ph.D.
Professor of Cell Biology
School of Arts & Sciences-Newark
Jeff Boyd, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Biochemistry and Microbiology
School of Environmental and Biological Sciences
Dina Navon, Ph.D.
Rutgers New Brunswick/INSPIRE Fellow
Victoria Abraira, Ph.D.
Department of Cell Biology and Neuroscience
Associate Professor & Graduate Program Director
Department of Psychology, Rutgers-Newark
Associate Professor & Associate Chair
Department of English, Rutgers-New Brunswick
Department of Physics, Rutgers-Camden
Big Ten Academic Alliance Postdoctoral Affairs Group
The Big Ten Academic Alliance (BTAA) Postdoc Offices (PDOs) Group is a collaborative group of directors and senior staff and faculty from BTAA member institutions that meets bi-monthly to generate innovative solutions to common cross-institutional challenges faced by postdoctoral researchers and their faculty mentors. The group collects and shares data, insights, and expertise that help to improve existing services and anticipate trends and future needs of the postdoctoral community we all serve individually and collectively. For more information contact Dr. Itzamarie Chévere-Torres, firstname.lastname@example.org.
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New Brunswick, NJ 08901
Hours: Mon-Fri, 8:30 am to 4:30 pm