The Division of Intercollegiate Athletics at Purdue University is seeking qualified applicants for a full-time, 12-month Academic Support Services Graduate Assistant. Applications will be accepted until November 17, 2017.
-Prepare weekly reports for study hall usage for academic advisors and coaching staff. -Assist in gathering data and preparing reports for advisors in all facets of academic support services. -Assist assigned academic advisor and sport team members with academic advising issues, including weekly meetings with assigned student-athletes. -Secure class note-takers for student-athletes as requested. -Assist Tutor Coordinator with recruitment and training of tutors for the tutoring program for student-athletes.
This is a two-year assignment and includes a monthly stipend of $1,904 (with paid vacation/sick leave) and full waiver of tuition and fees except for approximately $900 per semester. Start date will be mid-late summer 2018.
Preference will be given to applicants interested in a career in academic advising in intercollegiate athletics upon completion of graduate degree program.
For consideration, please send a transcript (if not yet admitted to a Graduate School program), cover letter, resume and contact information for 3 references to:
Nicole McKinney Director – Brees Academic Performance Center Division of Intercollegiate Athletics Purdue University BRES 208 1000 John R. Wooden Dr. West Lafayette, IN 47907-2071
-Bachelor's degree and admission to a full-time Purdue University graduate degree program
-Computer proficient (Microsoft Office)
-Strong communication, interpersonal, and organizational skills
-The ability to work independently in a fast-paced environment and meet established work deadlines
Purdue will not sponsor an employment related visa for this position.
A background check will be required for employment in this position.
FLSA: Exempt (Not Eligible for Overtime).
Retirement Eligibility: Defined Contribution Waiting Period.
Purdue University is an EEO/AA employer. All individuals, including minorities, women. Individuals with disabilities and veterans are encouraged to apply.