Merrimack College, a Division 1 member of the Northeast Conference (NEC) and Hockey East Association (HEA) is currently seeking candidates for Provost Graduate Fellowship/Student Coaches in the Department of Athletics for the 2021 – 2022 academic year.
TO APPLY: https://www.merrimack.edu/admission/graduate/scholarships-fellowships.php
Men’s Sports -Baseball -Basketball -Cross Country -Football -Ice Hockey -Lacrosse -Soccer -Tennis -Track and Field
Women’s Sports -Basketball -Cross Country -Field Hockey -Golf -Ice Hockey -Lacrosse -Rowing -Soccer -Softball -Swimming -Tennis -Track and Field -Volleyball
The successful candidates will assist in the day-to-day responsibilities of the team while enrolled in one of the qualifying Masters programs. The candidate will perform a number of coaching/recruiting/administrative duties, as well as other duties as assigned by the head coach.
The Provost Fellowship is a 1 – year accelerated academic and experiential program with a 50% reduction in graduate tuition awarded to successful candidates.
In order to be considered for a fellowship you must apply to one of the qualifying Masters programs and be accepted for a fellowship. Biology Civil Engineering Clinical Mental Health Counseling Communication Community Health Education Engineering Management (Project and Construction Management Concentrations) Exercise and Sport Science Health and Wellness Management Mechanical Engineering Public Affairs School Counseling Social Work
Provost Graduate Fellowship Requirements: ?Knowledge of collegiate athletics nor sports management background preferred ?Basic understanding of NCAA rules and knowledge or coaching experience of sport of interest ?Availability to work nights, weekends and holidays ?Communication, organizational, and time management skills ?Proficiency in Gmail, Google Docs, Microsoft Office ?Have a valid driver’s license
Additional Salary Information: Fellowship covers 50% of cost for graduate degree
About Merrimack College Athletics
Merrimack College is a selective, independent college in the Catholic, Augustinian tradition whose mission is to enlighten minds, engage hearts and empower lives. Merrimack sponsors 24 Division I athletic programs (NEC / Hockey East).