Misericordia University, a member of the NCAA Division III, located in Dallas, PA (northeastern Pennsylvania,) invites applications for a Graduate Assistant position in Sports Information.
The primary responsibility will be to assist the Sports Information Director in all facets of publicity related to the University’s 26 varsity sports. The successful candidate will assist in the production of publications, writing press releases and post-game stories, updating the athletics department website, compiling team statistics and assisting with game day operations.
The position includes tuition remission, meal plan and a generous stipend.
For consideration, forward a cover letter, resume, and the telephone number of three references via the application link for this posting.
A Bachelor's Degree in communications, journalism, sports management or a related field is required. Previous sports information experience is preferred.
About Misericordia University
Misericordia University is committed to student, faculty and staff diversity and values the educational benefit this brings to campus. As of 7/1/2020, Misericordia is a smoking/tobacco free campus. Candidates should indicate any experience and/or leadership that contribute to this goal. Applications will be accepted until position is filled.
Misericordia University, an 87-year-old institution founded by the Sisters of Mercy, offering baccalaureate, master’s, and doctoral degrees, is located adjacent to the Pocono Mountains region of Northeastern Pennsylvania, approximately 2 hours from New York City, and Philadelphia. The university's approach of combining a quality liberal arts education with professional preparation and service leadership has resulted in its wide regional acclaim.