Working for Recreation is much more than convenient on-campus employment! You acquire specific job training, develop skills, meet new people, and feel good about helping to build a healthy Rutgers Community. Most of all, as a Recreation student employee, we will encourage you to Do What Moves U!

Other benefits:

  • Certifications and training programs
  • Leadership opportunities
  • Transferable skills you can apply post-graduation

Recreation works with other campus partners including Career Services and Leadership & Experiential Learning to provide you with co-curricular experiences including workshops, programs and conference opportunities that can provide you with the necessary competencies to succeed both at Rutgers and post-graduation.

Spring 2022 Team Rec Student Leadership Team

Name Unit Major (minor if applicable)
Acosta, Raul Building Manager Supply Chain Management
Bennett, Robert Aquatics Manager Meteorology
Bullock, Andrew Graduate Intern M.S. Global Sports
Doctor, Kyle Graduate Intern M.S. Global Sports
Fischbach, Abigail IM Manager Linguistics
Germain, Scottie Fitness Manager/Building Manager Human Resources
Ibrahim, Moustafa Aquatics Manager Information Technology & Informatics
Iqbal, Iman Fitness Manager Supply Chain Management
Izaguirre-Aguila, Carlos Building Manager Exercise Science
Lederman, Hannah Fitness Manager/Building Manager Psychology
Mai, Matthew IM Manager Public Policy
Mcqueen, Mya Graduate Intern Ed. M. in College of Student Affairs
Mullings, Mildred Fitness Manager Animal Science
Rauf, Eiman Building Manager Criminal Justice
Shabazz, I’Asia Building Manager Public Health
Vitureira, Emma Rock Gym Manager/Building Manager M.A. Social Work
Yeung, Jessie Fitness Manager Public Health

Staff Recognition Awards

Spring 2022 Staff Recognition Awards

Unit Award Winners:

Moustafa Ibrahim, Aquatics

Matt Mai, Competitive Sports

I’Asia Shabazz, Member Services

Hannah Lederman, Fitness & Wellness

Haley Donohue, Marketing

Marcellus Murray, Facilities/Operations

Emma Vitureira, Outdoor Recreation

Wen Shao, Student Development


Instructional Excellence Award Winners:

Ewa Wos, Aquatics

Melissa Oliver, Fitness & Wellness

Alice Stejskal, Fitness & Wellness

Caroline Willson, Fitness & Wellness


Leadership Excellence Award Winners:

Robert Bennett, Aquatics

Scottie Germain, Fitness & Wellness

Abby Fischbach, Competitive Sports

Jenna Liloia, Competitive Sports

Carlos Izaguirre, Member Services


Wellness Excellence Award Winner

Jessie Yeung, Fitness & Wellness


Ed Levy Scholarship Award Winners

Sebastian Chiaramonte, Member Services

Abby Fischbach, Competitive Sports

Amanda Lau, Marketing

Melissa Oliver, Fitness & Wellness

I’Asia Shabazz, Member Services

Sagar Singal, Fitness & Wellness

Jessie Yeung, Fitness & Wellness

The department will host trainings, workshops and other relevant professional development opportunities throughout the year.  Opportunities and registration information is communicated via the department list serve, the recreation newsletter and your direct professional staff supervisor.

Rutgers Recreation is fortunate to have numerous alumni willing to invest back into the program that helped them develop during their time on the banks!  Alumni lead workshops, participate in our special events and serve as mentors to our current student employees.  If you are an alumnus of our program and would like to give back to TeamRec please contact Paul Fischbach, 848-445-0466 for more information.