Tuesday August 4, 2009

Long Beach State: Former Temple University strength coach Jamie Hiegel has accepted the head strength job at LBSU.

Clemson: We are hearing that Stanford strength assistant, Preston Greene, has accepted the open strength position at Clemson.
Tuesday August 4, 2009

University of Virginia: Internship Program - The University of Virginia Strength & Conditioning Department is accepting applications for the position of Strength and Conditioning Intern - Olympic Sports 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 collegiate athletes in a scientifically based, progressive training program.  The responsibilities will include:  1. Assisting with supervision and execution of team training programs.  2. Learning and teaching student-athletes proper technique and equipment use.  3. Attending to the daily maintenance of the training facilities.  4. Participation in assigned weekly professional development projects.  No monetary compensation will be provided.   Qualifications: Must be self-motivated, focused and have a genuine desire to become a strength and conditioning coach. Ideal candidates will have a certification from one of the following. (NSCA, CSCS; CSCCA, SCCC; USAW)   Inquiries must be received by: September 1st for the Fall semester, and November 15th for the Spring semester. To apply: Please send a cover letter, resume, and three professional references to: Jim Cavallini via This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..  If you have any questions, please call Jim Cavallini at 434-243-1082
Tuesday August 4, 2009

Nova Southeastern: FootballScoop has learned that assistant strength coach Shelton Stevens is now the interim head strength coach.  Also, former Catawba College basketball player, Cameron Clark, has joined the staff as a grad assistant.
Monday August 3, 2009

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Sunday July 25, 2009

Temple University: a NCAA Division I institution and member of the Mid American Conference (MAC) invites those interested in pursuing a career in Strength and Conditioning to apply for a fall or spring semester internship with the Strength and Conditioning Department.  Potential interns will acquire valuable experience and knowledge while being a positive asset to Temple University and the student-athletes.  Upon successful completion of this internship, one should posses and demonstrate the required  abilities to advance in the field of Strength and Conditioning.  Duties:  Assist Strength and Conditioning staff with the implementation of strength training, conditioning and speed programs designed for 24 varsity teams, weight room upkeep, equipment maintenance and other duties assigned by the full time staff members.  There will potentially be an opportuity to have responsibility over 1 or more sports teams TBD by your prior experience, knowledge and skill level. Qualifications:  Potential interns must be self motivated and possess a strong interest in becoming a Strength and Conditioning Coach.  Candidates should have prior weight room experience via previous coaching experience and/or background as a competitive athlete.  In addition, candidates should be pursuing or just completed a Bachelors or Masters degree in exercise science or a related field as well as working towards a certification with the CSCC or NSCA.  Compensation:  If you are currently enrolled we will complete any necessary paperwork for intern to receive class credit towards graduation requirements.  WE WILL NOT PAY FOR CREDIT AT TEMPLE UNIVERSITY OR ANY OTHER INSTITUTION.  Intern will also receive valuable experience and knowledge  and an earned recommendation to pursue the next step in your career.  This is an UNPAID position. How to Apply:  A letter of interest, resume with mission statement statement and a copy of a current CPR certification are required to be considered.  Please send items to Head Strength and Conditioning Coach Tony Decker, Edberg-Olson Hall, 1001
West Diamond Street, Philadelphia, PA  19122.  They can also be sent by email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..  Limited positions are available and not all applicants will be accepted.
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