DESCRIPTION Intercollegiate Athletics is offering a graduate assistantship available August 19, 2022, to a person holding a bachelor’s degree who wishes to professionalize her/his coaching experience. The successful applicant will work with the Head Coach in all aspects of the women’s tennis team; assist in all practice sessions and competitive events; assist in the pre-season and in-season conditioning programs; assist with day-to-day operations of the program, including player development, recruiting, travel arrangement, and helping to coordinate with admissions to establish eligibility. The applicant must make a strong commitment to and have a responsibility for adhering to all rules and regulations of Ball State University, the Mid-American Conference and the NCAA.
Ball State University, inclusiveness and freedom of expression are a part of our enduring values and inform all of our efforts. We encourage applicants to familiarize themselves with our Inclusive Excellence Plan to learn more about our commitment and to identify how you might contribute to these efforts.
The successful applicant must be admitted to the Graduate School and is expected to apply to a master’s program. In addition, the successful applicant must have coaching experience or competitive experience at the collegiate level.
Almost full tuition remission and a yearly stipend of $10,000.00 will be provided. TO APPLY To be considered, complete the online application to the Graduate School, provide documentation required, and pay the application fee. Go to: www.bsu.edu/gradschool. In addition, send a letter of application, resume and the names/contact information for three references to: Max Norris, Head Women’s Tennis Coach, Intercollegiate Athletics, Ball State University, HP 260, Muncie, Indiana 47306 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Review of applications will begin immediately. Please see Ball State University’s website for further information: www.bsu.edu.
Ball State University is located in Muncie, Indiana, on an attractive campus 45 miles northeast of Indianapolis. Approximately 22,000 graduate and undergraduate students enroll in one of eight academic colleges that offer 120 undergraduate programs. We offer more than 140 master’s, doctoral, certificate, and specialist degrees, with many of them ranking among the best in the nation. Ball State aspires to be the model of the most student-centered and community-engaged of the 21st century public research universities, transforming entrepreneurial learners into impactful leaders – committed to improving the quality of life for all.
The Ball State way is rooted in the Beneficence Pledge – a commitment to excellence in teaching and scholarship, honesty and integrity, social responsibility, gratitude and valuing the intrinsic worth of each member of our community. Ball State students, faculty and staff are empowered in a culture that believes in them and demands they believe in themselves. They are partners in an innovative, immersive approach to education. They are supported by living and learning facilities that enable intellectual curiosity. We graduate scholars who are changing the world, and we’ve dedicated our University to do the same.
Ball State University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer that is strongly and actively committed to diversity within its community. Women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and protected veterans are strongly encouraged to apply. All qualified applicants will receive equal consideration for employment without regard to race, color, ethnicity, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status or any other legally protected status.
Ball State aspires to be the model of the most student-centered and community engaged of the 21st century public research universities, transforming entrepreneurial learners into impactful leaders--committed to improving the quality of life for all.