Graduate Assistant - Academic Support Services, Intercollegiate Athletics
Location: West Lafayette, Indiana
This is a two-year assignment and includes a bi-weekly stipend of approximately $1000 (with paid vacation/sick leave) and full waiver of tuition and fees except for approximately $200 per semester (*note: this amount can differ widely depending on the graduate program).
4 Year Degree
The Division of Intercollegiate Athletics at Purdue University is seeking qualified applicants for a full-time, 12-month Academic Support Services Graduate Assistant. Applications will be accepted until December 8, 2023.
Assist academic advisors and student-athletes with academic advising issues, including weekly meetings with assigned student-athletes. Assist Tutor Coordinator with recruitment and training of tutors for the tutoring program for student-athletes. Assist Learning Specialists in the Center for Academic Vision and Enrichment (C.A.V.E.) with objective-based study table program. Prepare weekly reports for study hall usage for academic advisors and coaching staff. Assist in gathering data and preparing reports for advisors in all facets of academic support services. Secure class note-takers for student-athletes as requested. Assist with hiring of class checkers and distribution and compilation of grade checks as requested. Meet with recruits during on-campus visits. Other duties as assigned.
Start date will be mid-to-late summer 2024.
Please be aware of graduate program application deadlines. Any offer will be made contingent upon admission.
Preference will be given to applicants interested in a career in academic support services in intercollegiate athletics upon completion of the graduate degree program.
For consideration, please send a transcript (if not yet admitted to a Graduate School program), cover letter, resume, and contact information for 3 references to:
Nicole McKinney Director – Brees Academic Performance Center Division of Intercollegiate Athletics Purdue University BRES 208 1000 John R. Wooden Dr. West Lafayette, IN 47907-2071
Application materials may also be sent via email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
-Admission to a full-time, in-person, Purdue University – West Lafayette graduate degree program
-Computer proficient (Microsoft Office)
-Strong communication, interpersonal, and organizational skills
-The ability to work independently in a fast-paced environment and meet established work deadlines
Purdue will not sponsor work authorization for this position.
A background check will be required for employment in this position.
FLSA: Exempt (Not eligible for overtime).
Purdue University is an EEO/AA employer. All individuals, including minorities, women. Individuals with disabilities and veterans are encouraged to apply.