Position Description: Graduate Assistant in strength and conditioning beginning fall 2020.
Responsibilities: The graduate assistants will work alongside the Head Strength and Conditioning Coach in the organization, design and implementation of all aspects of strength and conditioning program for a NCAA Division III intercollegiate athletic program. The graduate assistant will work a maximum of 15 hours/week. For more information on the specifics of assistantship assignment, please contact Victor Brown, Head Strength and Conditioning Coach at firstname.lastname@example.org.
General Information: Before assistantships are reviewed, you must first apply for and be admitted to the graduate program in the Department of Exercise and Sport Sciences. Graduate assistantships are reviewed separately and only after admission has been granted and assistantship applications have been received. The assistantships are available for full-time matriculated graduate students (MS degree only.) For the 2020-21 academic year, a student can choose from a concentration in exercise physiology, sport psychology or human performance. The MS degree can be completed in one academic year with one summer session.
Application procedures: To be reviewed for any assistantship, you must complete both admission and assistantship applications. Admission application materials are online and can be found on the webpages of the Graduate Admissions Office, and the assistantship applications are separate and can be found on the ESS Program websites: https://www.ithaca.edu/gps/gradprograms/programsites/ess/assistantships/
Deadline: In order to be considered for an assistantship, all applications for admission and applications for assistantship must be received by FEBRUARY 15. For more information, please contact Dr. Deborah L. King, Graduate Program Chair, Department of Exercise and Sport Sciences at ESSG@ithaca.edu (ph. 607-274-1479) or visit the ESS website.
Qualifications: Certification or working towards certification for the CSCS by the NSCA, SCCC by the CSCCa, &/or USAW. AED/CPR certified required. First Aid certified required.
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Ithaca College, a comprehensive residential campus community of 7000 students, offers a learning experience that combines the best of the liberal arts and professional education. Our new strategic plan, IC 20/20, positions us to offer a truly distinct integrative learning experience that allows us to graduate students who are ready for the personal, professional, and global challenges of our age. We seek candidates who embrace integrative learning and want to be a part of this exciting time in Ithaca College history.Nestled in the heart of New York State's scenic Finger Lakes region, Ithaca College sits atop South Hill overlooking picturesque Cayuga Lake and is just minutes away from the city center. Combining small town warmth and charm with the vibrancy of a college community, the thriving and culturally diverse city of Ithaca has been rated by Kiplinger's as one of the top 10 places to live in the U.S. To learn more about Ithaca College, visit us at www.ithaca.edu.Ithaca College continually strives to build an inclusive and welcoming community of individuals, with diverse talents and skills from a multitude of backgrounds, who are committed to civility, mutual respect, social ju...stice, and the free and open exchange of ideas. Successful candidates will demonstrate an ability to teach in ways that value the varied learning needs and interests of a culturally diverse student population and that reflect a commitment to encouraging the success of all students.