Sports Medicine, Sports Medicine - Strength & Conditioning
4 Year Degree
Southern Illinois University Carbondale is seeking to hire a Graduate Assistant for Stength and Conditioning. Duties include assisting the Head Strength & Conditioning Coach in all aspects of the SIUC strength and conditioning program including but not limited to team warm-ups, strength and speed training, conditioning, flexibility, athlete assessments, support goals and objectives of SIUC athletic program, comply with University, Conference, NCAA Division 1 rules and regulations, work cooperatively with departmental personnel, support the student-athlete concept, and demonstrate concern for health, safety, and welfare of each student athlete.
Position would start Fall Semester, for 2018-2019, with possible renewal for the next year.
Apply through jobs.siu.edu with your letter of interest, resume, contact information for three professional references. Review of applications will begin immediately; position open until filled
Minimum requirements include Bachelor’s degree in Exercise Science related field and a strong desire to pursue an Athletic Performance career.
Preferred experience as a collegiate athlete, or no less than one academic year of undergraduate/postgraduate internship experience coaching weightlifting at the collegiate level. Must have completed CSCS through the NSCA.
Candidate must meet admission requirements of chosen degree. Evidence of strong organizational skills. Ability to interact with student-athletes, colleagues, and public.
About Southern Illinois University
Southern Illinois University at Carbondale, located in scenic Southern Illinois, approximately 100 miles southeast of St. Louis and 350 miles south of Chicago, is a comprehensive university with more than 20,000 students. SIUC offers 18 varsity sports—nine for men and nine for women—at the NCAA Division I level. The football program is a member of the Missouri Valley Football Conference, while all other sports are members of the Missouri Valley Conference. SIUC is committed to the academic excellence of its student-athletes.