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Monday April 11, 2011

Florida: We are hearing that West Virginia assistant Aaron Burkhart will be joining the Florida strength staff.

Cal: Our sources tell us Florida assistant Ted Edwards accepted a position at Cal.

Stanford University: is accepting applications for Intern Sports Performance Coaches to contribute exclusively to the Football program.  This unpaid opportunity provides experience assisting the Football Sports Performance Coordinator implement an individualized, comprehensive injury prevention and performance enhancement program specific to Football. Potential candidates must possess an enthusiastic spirit, strong character and demonstrate effective organization and communication skills.  Achievement or current pursuit of a Bachelor’s Degree in Exercise Science or related course of study in addition to certification as SCCC, CSCS, or USAW with previous experience as a collegiate athlete or intern coach is required.  This internship is expected to begin no later than Monday, June 13, 2011 and has the opportunity, based on evaluation, to extend throughout the entire 2011 football season.  Deadline to apply is Sunday, May 8, 2011. Please email letter of application, with attached resume and list of at least three professional references to Hans Straub, Stanford Football, Assistant Sports Performance Coach at [email protected]

Friday April 8, 2011

USF Strength Clinic: Clinic is on Saturday April 16th morning registration starts at 7:45 am on campus in the USF weight room.  Speakers include Kurtis Shultz Head Strength and Conditioning Coach for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers speaking on Pre Season Summer and Training Camp Strength and Conditioning, Jeff Dillman Director of Physical Performance at IMG Performance Institute speaking on Speed and Speed Development, Jarrett Ferguson Director of Strength and Conditioning for Football at Virginia Tech speaking on Offseason Training and Team Motivation to strive for Excellence, Billy Anderson Director of Strength and Conditioning for Olympic Sports at the University of South Carolina speaking on Dealing with the throwing Athlete and Strength and Conditioning Concerns, Rob Biasotti Head Strength and Conditioning Coach at St. Thomas Aquinas High School speaking on Starting a Strength and Conditioning program, and Mike Golden Director of Strength and Conditioning at the University of South Florida speaking on Alternative Training Methods.  You can Pre Register online at www.hammerstrengthclinics.com or pay at the door.  Student Discount available for students.  Breakfast and Lunch is included with the clinic.

Maryland: We are hearing that Iowa assistant Alan Weber has accepted an assistant strength job at Maryland.


Thursday April 7, 2011

Ohio State: The Ohio State University Football Strength and Conditioning department is accepting internship applications for the summer of 2011. The planned start dates for this internship will be May 13 or June 16 (based upon availability) and will continue through December 16. This is a full-time unpaid internship, responsibilities include but are not limited to assisting with the supervision and training of all OSU football players, assisting with daily administrative and maintenance duties, and completion of various educational assignments during the internship are also required. Qualifications: All applicants must be highly motivated individuals looking to advance their career in strength and conditioning.  Applicants must demonstrate a strong work ethic, have a desire to learn, and be enthusiastic about improving the performance of our student athletes. Preferred qualifications include: Senior status or completion of a Bachelor’s degree in exercise science or related field; eligible to sit for the CSCS, SCCC, or USAW certification; CPR certification. To apply: Please send a cover letter, resume, and 3 professional references to Justin Armintrout, Intern Coordinator, at [email protected] No Phone Calls Please. To build a diverse workforce, Ohio State encourages applications from individuals with disabilities, minorities, veterans, and women. EEO/AA employer.

Wednesday April 6, 2011

San Jose State: Stanford assistant Dave Forman accepted the head strength job at San Jose State.

Sunday April 3, 2011

Sacramento State: Strength and Conditioning Internships for Summer, Fall, and Spring Semesters 2011-2012. Duties: Assist Strength and Conditioning staff with the implementation of strength, speed, agility, flexibility, nutrition and conditioning programs for 3 sports in summer (football, women’s and men’s basketball) and 15 sports in fall and spring; facility maintenance and upkeep; other duties assigned by the strength and conditioning staff. Applicants must be coachable, willing to work early mornings, NSCA-CSCS certified (or preparing to take exam), CPR/First Aid certified, commit to a minimum 25 hours a week, and have experience working with or have played a college sport. These are unpaid internships. Application deadline for summer is April 25, 2011 (Internship dates: June 2 thru August 19, 2011. Application deadline for fall is May 6, 2011 (Internship dates: August 22, 2011 thru December 15, 2011. E-mail cover letter, resume and three professional references to Terrance A. Brooks, Director of Strength and Conditioning, at [email protected] No phone calls please.

Thursday March 31, 2011

New England Patriots: Moses Cabrera accepted an assistant strength & conditioning position.  Cabrera served on the staff at Colorado last season.

Dartmouth: We have learned that St. Anselm assistant Dave Jenkerson accepted the head strength job at Dartmouth.  Before working at St. Anselm, Jenkerson served as an assistant at Georgia Southern.

Charleston Southern: is accepting applications for Strength & Conditioning Internships.  Internships are available at the beginning of every semester; summer, fall, and spring.  This is an un-paid internship working with Division 1 (FCS Football) athletics program.  Candidates will get the opportunity to get hands on experience with In-Season and Off-Season training programs for a variety of sport programs.  Also there is a program curriculum required to be completed during the internship.  Responsibilities will include: Assisting with the implementation of CSU Strength & Conditioning Program, Teaching proper lifting technique to student athletes, Daily maintenance of the weight room, and any other tasks assigned by Head Strength & Coach.  Charleston Southern University is a Christian University in Charleston South Carolina with about 3000 students that compete in the Big South Conference. Emails resumes to [email protected]

Monday March 28, 2011

Dickinson College: seeks a Strength and Conditioning Coordinator/Assistant Football Coach. This is a full-time 12 month exempt position. The successful candidate will coordinate a variety of programs with respective coaches to assess the specific strength/conditioning needs of our varsity teams. In addition to at least three years of experience at the collegiate level, the successful candidate is expected to be a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist (CSCS), through the National Strength and Conditioning Association (NSCA) as well as having current First Aid/CPR certifications. Candidates should possess the skills and experiences necessary to serve as a defensive position coach, preferably linebackers or defensive line. The assistant coach will be expected to evaluate opponents, contribute to game plans, organize and conduct practices. The assistant coach will also be required to recruit within the philosophy of NCAA Division III and a highly selective liberal arts institution. A bachelor’s degree is required, master’s degree preferred. Applicants should include a cover letter, resume and names of three current references to https://jobs.dickinson.edu Review of applications will begin immediately. Phone calls will not be accepted.


Saturday March 26, 2011

Wyoming:  Internship.  Positions are open for those interested in gaining experience in the field of athletic performance enhancement.  The program can be tailored to an intern’s education, experience, and future professional goals.  Duties include, but not limited to, assisting staff with set up and breakdown of training sessions, supplement distribution, maintenance of facility and equipment, and testing and training of all sports.   Internship Qualifications: Currently pursuing or completed a Bachelors Degree in an exercise science related field, a strong desire to be involved in an athletic performance field.  Preferred Qualifications: Certified or a strong desire to obtain certification with the NSCA-CSCS, CSCCA, and/or USAW is a plus.  Previous experience in leading training sessions a plus.  Compensation: This is an unpaid position; however, the possibility exists for class credit toward graduation from current institution, athletic apparel when available, the opportunity to learn from five experienced full time strength and conditioning coaches, and the potential to earn future recommendations.  To apply, email Mike Cotterman, Assistant Strength & Conditioning Coach, at [email protected] and request an application.