Staff Directory

  • Meera Ananth

    Development Specialist

    Staff

    After supporting SMLR’s development office for over a year, Meera Ananth was recently appointed as the school’s Development...

  • Padma Arvind

    Director, Healthcare Talent Network

    Staff

    Padma Arvind, Ph.D., M.B.A., is the director of the Healthcare Talent Network. The mission of the New Jersey Health Care Talent Network (NJHTN)...

  • Shital P. Asarpota
    Staff

    Areas of responsibility:

    • Program Coordinator, Ph.D. in Industrial Relations and Human Resources...
  • Elizabeth Baker

    Program Coordinator

    Staff

    Elizabeth Baker is a career services specialist for the undergraduate Human Resource Management program. Elizabeth supports the students in...

  • Laura Barrett

    Senior Program Coordinator

    Staff

    Laura Barrett is the senior program coordinator for the Education and Employment Research Center (EERC). In this role, Laura manages the...

  • Justice Bezyak

    Program Assistant

    Staff

    Justice Bezyak is a part-time Program Assistant with the Working Families Program at the Center for Women and Work.  As a program assistant...

  • Radha Roy Biswas

    Senior Research Analyst

    Staff

    Radha Roy Biswas is a Senior Research Analyst at the Education and Employment Research Center. An international higher education and ...

  • Susan Bodofsky

    Senior Program Coordinator

    Staff

    Susan Bodofsky is the Senior Program Coordinator for the Career Equity Resource Center (CERC) at the Center for Women and Work at Rutgers...

  • Debra Borie-Holtz

    Senior Research Analyst

    Staff

    Dr. Debra Borie-Holtz is responsible for directing EERC’s quantitative evaluation of federally funded grants awarded to three college...

  • Khaleef Crumbley

    Business Manager

    Staff

    Khaleef Crumbley is responsible for supporting SMLR's financial and administrative functions as well as the school's budget development...

  • Sattik Deb

    Director of Student Services

    Staff

    Sattik Deb is the Director of Student Services with the Department of Labor Studies and Employment Relations. Deb completed both his B.A. in...

  • Janice DiLella

    HR Specialist

    Staff

    Areas of responsibility:

    On-board all new employees.

    •  Verify new hire documents for I 9 System entry.
    • ...
  • Renee Edwards

    Research Project Manager

    Staff

    Renée Edwards is a Research Project Manager for the School of Management and Labor Relations Education and Employment Research Center at...

  • Connie A. Ellis

    Corporate Programs Director

    Staff

    Connie A. Ellis is director of corporate programs at Rutgers' Institute for Women’s Leadership (IWL)/Center for Women and Work (CWW)....

  • Suzanne C. Eng

    Program Coordinator

    Staff

    Suzanne C. Eng is the program coordinator for the Center for Women and Work's Education and Career Development Research Program and the...

  • Joanna K. Eriksen

    Program Coordinator

    Staff

    Key administrator to MHRM program  including course sequence advisement and advising, application and admission concerns, general student...

  • Len Garrison

    Career Services Manager

    Staff

    Len Garrison is the Department of Human Resource Management's career services manager. Garrison previously worked at Rutgers Career Services...

  • Glenda Gracia-Rivera

    Associate Director

    Staff

    Glenda Gracia-Rivera is the Associate Director of Education and Career Development Programs at the Center for Women & Work, Rutgers...

  • Laura Hart

    Business Manager

    Staff

    Laura Hart is responsible for supporting SMLR’s financial and administrative functions as well as the school’s budget development,...

  • Sara Haviland

    Senior Research Analyst

    Staff

    Dr. Sara Haviland is a Senior Research Analyst at the Education and Employment Research Center, Rutgers University. Her research focuses on the...

  • Linda D. Houser

    Policy Analyst

    Staff

    Linda Houser is a Post-doctoral Associate in Gender and Workforce Policy, providing research support to the Council on Gender Parity in Labor...

  • Ashe Husein

    Manager of Information Technology

    Staff
  • Barbara Konopka

    Administrative Assistant

    Staff

    Barbara has joined the Department of Labor Studies and Employment Relations’ academic programs office staff. Barbara has been with Rutgers...

  • Elaine Kovac Stroud

    Associate Dean

    Staff

    Elaine Kovac Stroud is SMLR's Associate Dean of Business and Administration. Elaine is a Rutgers alumna and has more than 12 years of...

  • Amalia (Amy) Marchitto

    Student Advisor

    Staff

    Labor Studies and Employment Relations Department

  • Eugene McElroy

    Library Associate

    Staff

    Eugene McElroy is the face you see when you enter the Carey Library at the Labor Education Center.  Eugene has been with Rutgers for over...

  • Heather A. McKay

    Director, Innovative Training and Workforce Development Research and Programs

    Staff
    Heather A. McKay is the director of the Education and Employment Research Center at the School of Management and Labor...
  • Debra A. McNeill

    Program Coordinator

    Staff
  • Suzanne Michael

    Senior Research Analyst

    Staff

    Dr. Suzanne Michael brings to the Education and Employment Research Center diverse expertise and experiences as a program director/evaluator,...

  • Julie Moscinski

    Director, James B. Carey Library

    Staff

    Julie Moscinski provides leadership to develop and maintain excellence in the James B. Library’s program of information services. She also...

  • Mary Murphree

    Senior Research Analyst

    Staff

    From 1985 until March 1, 2005, Dr. Mary Murphree served as the Regional Administrator of the U.S. Department of Labor, Region 2 Women's...

  • Michele Ochsner

    Assistant Director

    Staff

    Studies work organization practices and policies that support worker participation and engagement. Current research and education projects are...

  • Priyanka Patel

    Unit Administrator/Specialist

    Staff

    Priyanka Patel is the program coordinator of the New Jersey Healthcare Talent Network. ...

  • Linda Post

    Administrative Assistant to the Dean

    Staff
  • Kasia Proszowski

    Grant Manager

    Staff

    Manages grant accounts for the School of Management and Labor Relations, centers, and programs.

  • Joseph Rua

    Research Analyst

    Staff

    Joseph Rua is a quantitative research analyst for the Education & Employment Research Center at the School of Management and Labor Relations...

  • Beth Schriefer
    Staff

    Beth Schrifer's responsibilites include supporting the human resource management department chair, Beyster Fellowship, and faculty...

  • Rebecca Tinkham

    Program Coordinator

    Staff

    Areas of responsibility:

    • Program Coordinator, HR Minor
    • Program Coordinator, HR Undergraduate Program
  • RenĂ©e Walker

    Director of Communications

    Staff

    Renée Walker is Director of Communications for the School of Management and Labor Relations (SMLR), the leading school for the study of...

  • LauraAnn Walkoviak

    Department Administrator

    Staff

    Areas of Responsibilty:

    • Assist LSER faculty
    • Assist with Sakai
    • Coordinates various conferences including...
  • Ellen M. Weber

    Administrative Assistant, Master in Human Resource Management

    Staff

    Areas of responsibility:

    • Supports the Graduate Director of the program
    • Administrator of the SMLR-CareerKnight and...
  • Karen White

    Director of Working Families Program

    Staff

    Karen White is director of the Work and Family Programs at the Center for Women and Work and is responsible for the center’s research,...

  • Yarrow Willman-Cole

    Program Coordinator

    Staff
    Yarrow Willman-Cole is Program Coordinator with the Working Families Program at the Center for Women and Work.  As Program Coordinator,...
  • Judith Woods

    Events Coordinator

    Staff