Friday July 10, 2009
Baylor University: Department of Athletic Performance is accepting applications for 2 Graduate Assistant (GA) positions. GA responsibilities include: Design and implement training protocols for designated teams. Ability to work, write, speak and communicate effectively with staff, administrators and sport coaches. Ability to teach and execute proper technique of lifts and drills. Coordinate, evaluate, compile and communicate performance targets. Delegation of daily administrative and maintenance items to interns. Completion of various educational assignments during the assistantship. Graduate Assistant requirements include: Bachelor's degree; Exercise Science or related field preferred. Acceptance into Baylor University Graduate School. Experience in an NCAA four year college or university weight room working with a variety of teams. Possession of the following personality traits; strong work ethic, punctuality, enthusiasm. Graduate Assistant preferred qualifications include: CSCS, SCCC, or USAW certification and background as a competitive collegiate athlete. For information regarding the application process visit www.baylor.edu/athleticperformance, click on the curriculum tab and follow the instructions. These positions are open until filled.
Thursday July 9, 2009
Southeast Missouri State University: is accepting applications for volunteer assistant with their strength and conditioning department for the fall semester. Responsibilities include: assisting with the supervision and training of 14 Varsity Athletic Programs; assist with the daily administration and maintenance of equipment. Applicants must have a strong desire to pursue a career in Strength and Conditioning. Preferred qualifications include: Persuing Bachelors or Masters Degree in Physical Education, Exercise Science or related field; NSCA-CPT, CSCS, or SCCC. This is a Volunteer position. Interns and/or Volunteer Assistants will receive experience working at a Division1 program, better understanding of program design, have the potential to earn recommendations for future career opportunities, and receive college credit if applicable. Interested applicants should forward a cover letter, resume, and reference list to Jeff Lee by email at .
Tuesday July 7, 2009
Arizona State University: Sports Performance Internship. Job Description: Assist the sports performance staff in the day-to-day operations of the Arizona State University varsity weight rooms. Duties will include but are not limited to; assist the sports performance staff in the implementation of strength and conditioning programs for 21 varsity sports, instruct safe and proper execution of all facets of sports performance, and assist in the maintenance and upkeep of the facility. Qualifications: Pursuing Bachelors or Masters degree in exercise science or a related field. Experience in a collegiate setting, and a strong desire to become a strength and conditioning coach at the collegiate level. Certification or working towards certifications with the NSCA-CSCS, CSCCa, and/or USAW. Compensation: This is an unpaid position. Internship credit may be obtained for current degree program enrolled in. How to apply: E-mail cover letter, resume, and references to Deadline for application is August 1st 2009. Internship Dates: August 17th to December 4th
Monday July 6, 2009
Belhaven College (MS): We are hearing that Southern Miss grad assistant Garrett Rayborn has accepted the head strength position at Belhaven College.
University of Virginia: Internship Program - The University of Virginia Strength & Conditioning Department is accepting applications for the position of Football Performance Intern for the Fall and Spring semesters. The successful candidate will be required to schedule and maintain a minimum of 20 hours per week with the strength & conditioning department. The program is designed for undergraduate students and the post bachelor professional looking for experience working with elite athletes in a scientifically based and innovative training program. The daily responsibilities will include: 1. Assisting with supervision and execution of strength training programs. 2. Teaching student-athletes proper techniques and equipment use. 3. Attending to the daily maintenance of the training facilities. 4. Participation in weekly projects and professional development. No monetary compensation will be provided. Qualifications: Must be self motivated and have a strong work-ethic. Ideal candidates will have a certification from one of the following. (NSCA, CSCS; CSCCA, SCCC; USAW) Inquiries must be received by: July 22rd for the Fall semester, and November 15th for the Spring semester. To apply send a cover letter, resume, and three professional
references to: University of Virginia Attention: Brandon Hourigan, Director of Football Training and Player Development P.O. Box 400836 Charlottesville, VA 22904 You may also email this information to Emmanuel Ashamu at If you have any questions, please call Brandon Hourigan at 434-982-5194 or e-mail at
Thursday July 2, 2009
Columbia: Former University of Houston assistant, Cat Wade, is joining the Columbia University staff as an assistant strength coach.
LSU: Our sources tell us that former Tennessee Vol and NFL linebacker, Dominique Stevenson, has joined the LSU staff as an assistant strength coach. Stevenson played on the 1998 national championship team and then with the Buffalo Bills and Washington Redskins.