Project Assistants

Generally there are two types of opportunities available to students at the Senator Walter Rand Institute for Public Affairs. All of the opportunities are tied to supporting the program activities of the Institute.  These opportunities include:

Project Assistant I

Graduate students hired in this category will be hired to work on specific grant funded projects at the Institute.  Students will be hired for specific skill sets required by our funded programs. The hours and rate of pay will be dependent on the terms of the grant. 

These positions will be advertised for as needed.

Project Assistant II

As there is available funding and programmatic need, the Walter Rand Institute will hire students to work up to 20 hours per week to support a range of projects within the Institute.  The position is intended to assist WRI Program Coordinators while providing the graduate student with professional work experiences that will extend their repertoire of skills. 

Students should submit a letter of interest and a resume to apply for these positions.  They will be advertised as needed on the WRI website.

Applications should be sent attn: Ms. Monica Rears, Walter Rand Institute, Rutgers—Camden, 411 Cooper Street, Camden, NJ 08102-1521.