Delta State University is seeking Graduate Assistants to fill multiple positions listed below. Delta State is a member of the Gulf South Conference in NCAA Division II scholarship athletics and hosts 13 Varsity sports. Graduate assistantships are 10-month appointments beginning in August and can be renewed for a second year pending successful evaluation at the end of year one. The GA position includes a stipend, meal plan, and housing support.
Sports Medicine/Athletic Training
Swimming and Diving
Sports Medicine-Applicants for these positions do not need to be Certified Athletic Trainers. Responsibilities will include assisting in maintaining daily function of athletic training room, set up and coverage of events, set up and coverage of practices, and other duties as assigned by the Sports Medicine staff. While a medical or exercise science background is not necessary to successfully perform this position, those with it will continue to find further educational experience through this opportunity.
Sport positions-These graduate assistants are responsible for duties as assigned by the head coach. Duties could include planning and organizing practice sessions, coordinating travel, game day duties, assisting with recruiting, etc.
All positions-All applicants must stay in good academic standing while attending Delta State’s graduate program. Adhere to Delta State and NCAA policies. Provide positive leadership for student-athletes by example. Work with a positive attitude and cultivate teamwork mentality.
Applicants must be enrolled in or be able to enroll in a program within Graduate Studies at Delta State University.
CPR certified or willing to be certified.
How to Apply Interested applicants are encouraged to use the following contact information relative to the position they are seeking:
Swimming and Diving- Coach Daniel Murray email@example.com
About Delta State University
Delta State University is a public institution providing a comprehensive undergraduate and graduate curriculum to approximately 3,500 students representing all of the states and 50 different countries. Delta State is a member of the Gulf South Conference in NCAA Division II scholarship athletics and hosts 13 Varsity sports. Dozens of degree programs on the undergraduate level provide educational opportunities in the Colleges of Arts and Sciences, Business, and Education and in the Robert E. Smith School of Nursing. Graduate programs on the master’s, educational specialist, and doctoral levels provide advanced training in a broad range of disciplines.