Tuesday January 7, 2014
Pitt: Sources tell us Ross Kolodziej will take over as the head strength coach at Pitt. Kolodziej recently served as the defensive grad assistant at Wisconsin this past season after playing in the NFL several years.
Eastern Michigan: Ron McKeefery will serve as the program's strength coach, according to sources. McKeefery, the former strength coach at South Florida and Tennessee, was on the strength staff of the Cincinnati Bengals.
Nevada: The University of Nevada Strength and Conditioning Department is accepting applications for Graduate Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach position. This position will assist in the day-to-day operations of the Wolf Pack Strength and Conditioning Department in all facets of training and upkeep of the facility. The successful candidate will also be assigned sport teams to be determined by the Director of Strength and Conditioning. A Bachelor’s degree in exercise science or related field is required. Applicants must be accepted into a Graduate Program at the University of Nevada. Experience in a collegiate athletic setting and a strong desire to become a strength and conditioning coach at the collegiate level is preferred. Certifications in one or all of the following: SCCC, C.S.C.S., USAW is preferred, but not required. Compensation will be $16,800 per year, including tuition (up to 6 credits per semester) and health benefits. This position will start immediately and will be open until filled. The University of Nevada is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. For consideration and to apply, please send cover letter, resume and three professional reference contacts to Matt Eck, Assistant AD for Strength and Conditioning, via email to . No phone calls please.
James Madison: Sources tell us that head strength coach Jason Riddell will not be retained.
Monday January 6, 2014
Central Arkansas: Sources tell us that Robert Stiner is now the new Head Strength & Conditioning Coach at UCA. Stiner previously served as an assistant strength and conditioning coach at with the football program at Mississippi State this past season.
Moravian College (D-III - PA): Moravian College has an opening for a Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach. This individual will be responsible for select varsity sports as well as other duties specified by the Head Strength & Conditioning Coach. Must hold current CPR/First Aid and National Certification (NSCA, CSCCA, USAW). Preferred degree in related field or collegiate athletic experience. This is a paid position with a meal plan and optional housing. Send resume, cover letter, and list of three references to Spencer Brown, Head Strength and Conditioning Coach, at . UPDATE>> Resumes are no longer being accepted for this position.
US Ski and Snowboard Association: The U.S. Ski and Snowboard Association is the parent organization of the US Ski Team, US Snowboarding, and US Freeskiing. The USSA High Performance Department is looking for highly motivated strength and conditioning interns for April through October, 2014. Duties will include: educational curriculum, S&C program design and implementation, weight training, conditioning, and recovery sessions, athlete testing (force plate, blood lactates, FMS, data entry), and presentations and reading assignments. This will not be a "stand in the corner" internship; you will be completely immersed in the High Performance Department. This internship experience is unpaid, but stipends are available. The program will offer one-of-a-kind education, experience, and professional development, with the possibility of professional recommendations. Application Requirements: Enrolled or completion of BS or MS in Exercise Science field; athletic, motivated, enthusiastic; must have strong interest in a career in strength and conditioning; CPR, First Aid, and AED certified. Preferred: Olympic lifting and training experience; CSCS, USAW, or SCCC; previous S&C, coaching, or teaching experience. The deadline to apply for this position is Friday, February 7, 2014. Interested applicants should send a cover letter, résumé, and list of professional references to Michael Naperalsky, Strength and Conditioning Coach, at . Due to the Winter Olympic Games, applicants will not be contacted until early March. Thank you for your patience during the review process.
Thursday January 2, 2014
University of San Francisco: USF is no longer accepting resumes for their 2014 spring internship position. Thank you for the interest.
Wednesday January 1, 2014
Eastern Michigan: Eastern Michigan University (MI): Eastern Michigan University is accepting applications for Strength and Conditioning Interns and / or Volunteer Assistants for the spring semester. Must have a strong work ethic; punctuality; enthusiasm; and strong interest in the field of Strength & Conditioning. Preferred qualifications include: pursuing Bachelors or Masters Degree in Physical Education, Exercise Science or related field; NSCA-CPT, CSCS, SCCC, or USAW certifications; CPR certification and coaching experience. This is a Volunteer position. Applicants should send a cover letter, resume, and a minimum of 3 professional references to Matthew Slachetka, Associate Head Sports Performance Coach at .
Tuesday December 31, 2013
Winthrop University (SC): Winthrop is accepting applications for Strength and Conditioning Interns and / or Volunteer Assistants for the spring semester. Qualifications include: strong work ethic; punctuality; enthusiasm; desire to further one’s career in the field of Strength & Conditioning. Preferred qualifications include: pursuing Bachelors or Masters Degree in Physical Education, Exercise Science or related field; NSCA-CPT, CSCS, SCCC, or USAW certifications; CPR certification and coaching experience. Individuals chosen for the position are subject to college/university background checks. This is a Volunteer position. Applicants should send a cover letter, resume, and 3 professional references to Todd A. Riedel, Assistant Director of Strength and Conditioning via e-mail at . NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE!
Wyoming: Sources tell us that Buffalo strength coach Zach Duval will join Craig Bohl at Wyoming.