The Administrative Core is responsible for the day-to-day operations of the Center, promoting continuityand scientific interactions between Center members at Rutgers, Lehigh and New York Medical Collegeand corporate partners (MRIGlobal, Janssen, Azevam, Bristol Myers Squibb) that facilitate drugdevelopment; the Core will oversee the management and activities of the Research and DevelopmentProjects, the Scientific Support Cores, and the Research Education Core, and be responsible forestablishing, refining and implementing the overall goals of the Center. The Administrative Core willoversee research project milestones, ensuring that they are defined with quantitative success criteria thatfacilitate go/no go decisions, and that they advance the goals of the Center. The Core will ensure thatproject specific aims facilitate synergism between the research cores, and that the research is integratedinto the overall goals, objectives and milestones of the Center. The Administrative Core will oversee theeffective use of Scientific Support Core resources to further research and development activities. It willalso provide an effective planning and evaluation process that assesses productivity of research projectsand allocation of resources. Additional activities of the Administrative Core include providing statisticalsupport, coordinating intellectual property and patenting, establishing goals and metrics, communicatingwith institutional officials, and oversight of progression of candidate therapeutics. By effective managementof the Center, the Administrative Core will ensure that the overall Rutgers CounterACT Center will continueto be highly integrated and be greater than the sum of its parts.
Effective start/end date9/22/166/30/17


  • National Institutes of Health (NIH)


intellectual property
research and development
research project