The Employment Services staff is responsible for providing key support to legacy UMDNJ units in terms of the hiring, onboarding, processing and general human resources functions for employees in legacy UMDNJ units.

Carolyn Knight-Cole
Associate Vice President of HR Operations
(848) 932-3890
Email Carolyn Knight-Cole


The Newark HR Employment Services Staff is located in the Administrative Complex (ADMC) 1, 30 Bergen Street, Newark, NJ 07107, fax (973) 972-2866.

Linda Groce

Manager, Employment Services
(973) 972-5977
Email Linda Groce

Mary Pissalidis

Senior Human Resources Generalist
(973) 972-6046
Email Mary Pissalidis

Ramona White

Senior Human Resources Generalist
(973) 972-6744
Email Ramona White

Charles Gist

Human Resources Generalist
(973) 972-9387
Email Charles Gist

Annette Ojeda

Human Resources Generalist
(973) 972-1912
Email Annette Ojeda

Stephanie G. Plaskow

Human Resources Generalist
(973) 972-1628
Email Stephanie G. Plaskow

Sonia Sousa

Human Resources Generalist
(973) 972-6040
Email Sonia Sousa

Denise Nunez

Human Resources Representative
(973) 972-6768
Email Denise Nunez


New Brunswick / Piscataway

The New Brunswick / Piscataway HR Employment Services Staff is located at Liberty Plaza, Suite 1300, 335 George Street, New Brunswick, NJ 08901. You can reach them by phone at (732) 235-9401, or via fax at (732) 235-8301.

Ashley Lofton

Manager, Employment Services
(732) 235-9406
Email Ashley Lofton  

Adriana Firenzuoli

Senior Human Resources Generalist
(732) 235-2824
Email Adriana Firenzuoli

Adrienne Bell

Human Resources Generalist
(732) 235-9402
Email Adrienne Bell

Hadiyah Sellers

Human Resources Generalist
(732) 235-5718
Email Hadiyah Sellers

Jennifer Paradiso

Human Resources Generalist
(732) 235-4290
Email Jennifer Paradiso

So Yun Park

Acting Human Resources Generalist
(732) 235-9409
Email So Yun Park