North Dakota State University, a Division I institution and member of The Summit League, seeks applicants for a 2-year Graduate Assistant – Graduate Student Manager. This position is a 12-month, part-time position with a $1,000 per month stipend and Graduate School tuition assistance.
The Graduate Student Manager is a non-coaching staff position that is responsible for assisting in administering the year-round activities of the softball program. The Graduate Student Manager is responsible to the Head Coach in all matters related to the operation of the NDSU softball program. The responsibilities are restricted and defined by NCAA rules and guidelines.
Administrative duties include: developing and organizing all NDSU softball camps, equipment management, may participate in limited on-field activities (e.g., assist with drills, throw batting practice) or competition (e.g., assist with warm up activities) involving student athletes on a regular basis, day-to-day office management and videotaping games. NDSU is an EEO/AA-MF/Vet/Disability
Application deadline: June 28, 2019 or until position is filled. Anticipated start date: August 5, 2019
Minimum Qualifications: Bachelor’s Degree and acceptance into the North Dakota State University Graduate School.
Preferred Qualifications: Collegiate playing experience or previous college coaching experience.
Additional Salary Information: $1,000 per month stipend and Graduate School tuition assistance
About North Dakota State University
North Dakota State University is a student-focused, land-grant, research university — an economic engine that educates students, conducts primary research, creates new knowledge and advances technology. The university provides affordable access to an excellent education at a top-ranked institution that combines teaching and research in a rich learning environment, educating future leaders who will create solutions to national and global challenges that will shape a better world.
NDSU is a major research university of 14,400 students. The university’s researchers are leaders in areas such as nanotechnology, microelectronics, polymers, food safety, plant science, vaccinology, biotechnology, robotics and materials science.
NDSU is listed as 83 among 402 public universities based NDSU’s research expenditures reported to the National Science Foundation. In addition, NDSU is listed in the National Science Foundation’s top 100 in several areas, including: agricultural sciences, social sciences, physical sciences, chemistry, and computer sciences.
NDSU is a member of The Summit League and Missouri Valley Football Conference with an affiliate membership in the Big 12 Conference ...for wrestling.
NDSU has a storied history of athletic success including 25 team national championships since 1965 in football, women’s basketball, wrestling, softball, men’s cross country and women’s indoor track and field.
Since completing the reclassification to NCAA Division I in 2008, the Bison have won five football national championships, made three NCAA men’s basketball tournaments, eight softball regionals and one super regional, three NCAA women’s volleyball postseason appearances, NCAA regionals in women’s soccer, women’s golf and baseball, and produced several All-Americans in track and field, cross country and wrestling.