Michigan State University Athletics invites applications for a graduate assistant opportunity with the Strength and Conditioning Department beginning the fall of 2021.
The successful candidate will report to the Director of Strength and Conditioning for Olympic Sports.
Duties include, but are not limited to:
Assist with the development and implementation of strength training programs for 18 teams
Assist with the creation and direction of sport-specific speed, quickness and agility workouts
Assist sport coaches with recruiting
Assist with the hiring and supervising of student intern
Supervise and upkeep the weight room supervision
Other duties as assigned
Successful applicants should have the following:
Prior strength and conditioning experience and a desire to continue in the field of strength and conditioning for enhanced sport performance.
Bachelor’s degree required
CPR/First Aid Certification required
Strength & Conditioning Coach Certified (SCCC) by the Collegiate Strength & Conditioning Coaches association (CSCCa), and/or the Certified Strength & Conditioning Specialist (CSCS) by the National Strength & Conditioning Association (NSCA) is required
Please email a letter of application, resume, and list of references to Molli Munz (firstname.lastname@example.org) by November 30th, 2020. This appointment is semester to semester for a two-year period, starting Fall 2021.
Known internationally as a major U.S. public university with global reach, Michigan State University has been advancing knowledge and transforming lives through innovative teaching, research, and outreach for over 150 years. Founded in 1855, MSU is a member of the Association of American Universities, the National Association of State Universities and Land-Grant Colleges, and the Big Ten and Central Collegiate Hockey Association athletic conferences. MSU sponsors 25 intercollegiate varsity sports (12 for men and 13 for women). The 5,200 acre campus is located in East Lansing, three miles east of Michigan's Capitol in Lansing. MSU has approximately 45,000 students (undergraduate and graduate) and 400,000 living alumni throughout the world.