The University of South Dakota (USD) is seeking applications for a graduate assistant pitching coach. The successful candidate will assist the head coach in all aspects of the softball program, including assisting in player development and administrative duties. Candidate must have a commitment to upholding the academic and athletic mission of the University. All responsibilities must be in compliance with NCAA, conference and university policy and procedures.
The successful candidate must be fully admitted into the University of South Dakota graduate school. Please refer to the Graduate School website at http://www.usd.edu/graduate-school/graduate-assistantships
Start Date: 08/22/2017
Application: Submit letter of application, resume, and three references to: Robert Wagner – Head Softball Coach DakotaDome, Room 224A 414 East Clark Street Vermillion, SD 57069 Robert.Wagner@usd.edu
Application review begins immediately and will continue until the position is filled.
Bachelor’s degree is required. Candidates must have strong interpersonal skills and an ability to communicate with all members of the university community. Selected candidate must successfully pass a background check.
Preferred Requirements: Collegiate softball playing experience and collegiate softball pitching experience.
Additional Salary Information: Compensation includes a 9-month stipend and reduced tuition. The successful candidate must be fully admitted into the University of South Dakota graduate school. Please refer to the Graduate School website at http://www.usd.edu/graduate-school/graduate-assistantships
USD is a NCAA Division I institution and is a member of the Summit League and the Missouri Valley Football Conference. For further information regarding USD and the Athletic Department, please refer to our website at www.GoYotes.com.
The University of South Dakota, designed as the flagship university of the State of South Dakota, was founded in 1862 and is the first public university in the ...Dakota Territory. USD is designated as the only public liberal arts university in the state and is home to a comprehensive College of Arts and Sciences, School of Education, School of Health Sciences, the state's only School of Law, School of Medicine, the accredited Beacom School of Business and the College of Fine Arts offering more than 150 majors, minors, specializations and emphases. It has an enrollment of more than 10,100 students taught by 400 faculty members. More information is available at www.usd.edu/press/news.
The University of South Dakota is located on a 216-acre campus in Vermillion, South Dakota; a community of just over 10,000 that lies atop a bluff of the beautiful, natural and pristine Missouri River. Vermillion is located in the southeast corner of the state, just 8 miles west of Interstate 29. The city has an excellent K-12 school system, is accessible to major medical facilities, and has a vast variety of recreational, cultural, social and professional activities and organizations. It is approximately 55 miles from Sioux Falls, the largest city in South Dakota.
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