Monday June 30, 2014
University of Jacksonville: Mike Wojciechowski, who has had previous stops at Central Oklahoma and Ohio University, has accepted a position on the strength staff at Jacksonville.
New Haven: The University of New Haven Strength and Conditioning Department is seeking HIGHLY motivated and qualified applicants for a Graduate Assistant position. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to: design and implementation of sport specific strength and conditioning programs for assigned teams; implement and demonstrate safe lifting techniques; demonstration and instruction of Olympic weightlifting techniques; effective coaching during team workouts, individual workouts, and open hours; assist with the maintenance and upkeep of the facility. QUALIFICATIONS: (Required) - Bachelor’s degree in related field and acceptance into graduate school. (Preferred) - CSCS, SCCC, or USAW certification; CPR and First Aid certifications; previous strength and conditioning experience in a collegiate setting; experience in designing and implementing workout programs. Compensation: Full graduate school tuition and a stipend. START DATE: August 2014. Please send Resume, Cover Letter, and 3 Professional References to: David Faugno, Head Strength and Conditioning Coach at .
South Dakota: The University of South Dakota has promoted Ryan Deatrick from graduate assistant to assistant strength coach. His role with the program will be include working as the head men’s basketball and head softball strength coach, and intern Director as well as assisting with football.
Kentucky: The University of Kentucky High Performance program is seeking three unpaid/uncompensated internships for the Fall of 2014. A STRONG background in physiology and statistical experience is preferred. Daily duties will consist of assisting the High Performance staff in implementing physical preparation programs and assisting in tracking and logging data for the sports science program. In addition daily duties will include implementing athlete monitoring systems, generic maintenance/ cleaning of the training facility, statistical analysis and data input along with other assigned duties. We are seeking candidates that can begin their internship as early as August 1, 2014 and as late as August 25, 2014. Preference will be given to applicants who can start at the beginning of August. To apply send a cover letter and resume to . Please do not call regarding the position.
Saturday June 28, 2014
Elon (FCS - NC): Christian Gangitano has joined the Elon strength and conditioning staff as an assistant coach.
Friday June 27, 2014
Southern University: The Southern University Strength & Conditioning Department is now accepting applications for the position of Strength and Conditioning VOLUNTEER INTERN. Daily responsibilities will include but are not limited to; assisting with supervision and execution of strength training programs for various sports, teaching student athletes proper technique and equipment use, attending to the daily maintenance of the training facilities and participation in projects and professional development throughout the internship program. Preferred candidates will have: - A bachelor’s degree or be in pursuit of undergraduate degree in a sport science, exercise physiology, health and exercise science, kinesiology or related field of study - CPR/First Aid and AED certification - Knowledge of strength and cardio equipment. - Certification from one or more of the following (NSCA, CSCS; CSCCA, SCCC; USAW) are preferred but not required but willing to obtain. Compensation: Experience in Strength and Conditioning at a collegiate level with earned recommendation for future career opportunities. In addition, college credits can be rewarded, if applicable. Potential mentorship opportunity to obtain CSCCa, SCCC certification will be available for some candidates. NO MONETARY COMPENSATION WILL BE PROVIDED. Inquiries must be received by August 15, 2014 for the Fall 2014 Semester. If you are interested in the position, please email a cover letter, resume, and three professional references to .
Cumberland (NAIA - TN): Cumberland University Strength and Conditioning Department is accepting two (2) volunteer unpaid strength and conditioning intern positions for the Fall 2014 semester. Internship will begin August 7 and continue through December 6, 2014. Qualifications: Completed or working towards Bachelor’s Degree in Exercise Science or related field; current CPR/AED certification; desire to pursue career as a strength and conditioning coach; strong work ethic; punctual. Preferred: Currently possess or working toward CSCS or SCCC certification; previous internship/coaching experience; ability to work with Microsoft Office programs. Responsibilities: Include but are not limited to: Assisting strength coaches with the implementation and supervision of strength and conditioning/sports performance programs, daily weight room maintenance and upkeep, and any other duties assigned by the head strength and conditioning coach. Interns will have the opportunity to gain valuable experience in the field as well as fulfill school internship hours if necessary. Interested applicants must send cover letter, resume and list of 3 professional references to Ryan Cotton, Director of Strength and Conditioning, at .
Thursday June 26, 2014
Stony Brook (NY): Stony Brook University is accepting applications for Strength and Conditioning Volunteer Interns for the Fall 2014 semester. Opportunities include: completion of volunteer hours for an academic degree program. Assisting in the supervision and training of Stony Brooks 18 Division I intercollegiate athletic programs and access to our strength and conditioning intern educational program. Preferred qualifications include: Matriculating through an exercise science or related academic program, current SCCC and/or CSCS certification, CPR certification and previous experience in a strength and conditioning program or have previous collegiate athletics experience. Minimum qualifications include: pursuing SCCC and/or CSCS certification and the desire to further one’s career in the field of Strength & Conditioning. This is an unpaid position. Interns will receive an educational experience that will prepare them for a future career in athletics at the Division 1 level, a better understanding of program design and coaching techniques and receive college credit if applicable. To apply send a cover letter, resume, and 3 professional references to the Assistant Director of Strength and Conditioning; Bill DeLongis, via e-mail at .
Wednesday June 25, 2014
Oklahoma: Director of sports enhancement Jerry Schmidt received a contract extension through May 31, 2015 with a raise of $30,000, bringing his new salary to $300,000.