Rimsha Bazaid

Program Coordinator, Transfer Pathways

Personal Pronouns
Language(s) Spoken
English, Urdu
Pakistan, United States
M.S., Health Science, Public Health Education, College of Professional Studies at New Jersey City University
B.S., Health Science, Public Health Education, College of Professional Studies at New Jersey City University
A.A.S., Medical Assisting, Hudson County Community College
Rimsha enjoys practicing meditation and mindfulness techniques, exploring new places and experiencing different cultures, capturing moments and scenes through photography, and exploring nature and going on hikes.
Favorite Quote
"Knowledge is the Root of All Good."

In the role of Transfer Pathways Coordinator at the College, Rimsha is responsible for promoting the Transfer Pathways office through the planning and execution of events, programs, and services aimed at HCCC students pursuing transfer opportunities. She updates and maintains promotional materials, brochures, flyers, and newsletters. Additionally, she actively participates in college events and serves as point of contact for various stakeholders including prospective and current students, staff, faculty, and four-year partners. Overall, her goal is to optimize the transfer experience and to promote student achievement within the Hudson County community.

With a diverse and accomplished professional background, Rimsha brings a wealth of experience and expertise to their roles. She is currently serving as an Adjunct Professor and Program Coordinator for Transfer Pathways at Hudson County Community College, which actively promotes the Transfer Pathways Department to the college community, organizes events, manages communication and marketing plans, and maintains promotional materials. Her role also involves establishing and nurturing relationships with students, faculty, and four-year partners to ensure a smooth transition process. Additionally, Rimsha served as a Career and Academic Advisor at the college, where she provided comprehensive guidance to students on academic and career matters, developed and implemented strategic planning programs, and fostered strong connections with employers and industry professionals to facilitate job placements. Prior to her roles at Hudson County Community College, she gained valuable experience as a Graduate Assistant at New Jersey City University, where she contributed to the development and delivery of health science courses, provided individualized academic support to students, and facilitated technology-enhanced learning tools. Rimsha also served as a Health Science Tutor, offering personalized tutoring sessions to students studying health science. Her dedication to education and student success is further evident in her previous roles, such as her time as a College Student Success Mentor at Hudson County Community College and an Academic Affairs Ambassador, where she managed administrative tasks, maintained student and faculty records, and coordinated academic materials and events. Rimsha’s experience extends beyond the field of education, as she has worked in marketing, public health, and healthcare, including positions as a Marketing Assistant, a Medical Assistant, and a Marketing Assistant for a homeless shelter. Additionally, Rimsha has gained exposure to the financial sector as a Grant Officer at NW Financial Group, LLC, and she actively contributed to community engagement as a Community Expert at DVORA Life. Rimsha holds a Master of Science in Public Health Education and Promotion from New Jersey City University, a Bachelor of Science in Public Health Education and Promotion from the same institution, and an Associate of Arts and Sciences in Medical/Clinical Assistant from Hudson County Community College. Her skills encompass office administration, research, and project management, and they are proficient in multiple languages, including English, Punjabi, Hindi, and Urdu. She holds certifications in Mental Health First Aid USA and Social and Behavioral Research, further exemplifying her commitment to holistic well-being and community engagement. Rimsha’s academic achievements have been recognized with honors and awards, including the HCCC Government Scholarship and the All-State Academic Team 2020 designation.