Sunday March 1, 2015
Miami Dolphins: Mike Tannenbaum has announced the addition of Wayne Diesel as the Dolphins’ sports performance director.
Friday February 27, 2015
Illinois: The University of Illinois Football Strength and Conditioning is taking applications for 2015 Summer and Fall UNPAID interns. Candidates must possess strong work ethic, character and a desire to pursue a career in the strength and conditioning field. These internships are non-coaching positions. Successful candidates will assist in the day to day operations of the facility, including: assistance with administrative duties, cleaning and maintenance duties, set-up and break-down of equipment for every workout, as well as participation in weekly projects and assignments for the duration of the internship. This is a great opportunity to gain experience at the Division 1 level and expand knowledge in the field. To apply, please send cover letter, resume, and three (3) professional references to Associate Strength and Conditioning Coach Josh Eidson at firstname.lastname@example.org. No phone calls please.
Memphis: Jami Clinton, who had previously served as the coordinator of Olympic Sports at Ole Miss, has joined the Memphis strength staff working with Olympic sports.
Thursday February 26, 2015
Murray State: James Romaniw, who had been volunteering with the strength program, has been promoted to a full-time role.
Wednesday February 25, 2015
Villanova: Villanova University is currently accepting applications for volunteer football strength and conditioning interns for Summer 2015. QUALIFICATIONS: Must be enrolled in or have completed a Bachelor’s degree program; Must have CPR/AED/First Aid certification. PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS: (1) CSCS and/or SCCC certification; (2) Experience competing in intercollegiate athletics or (3) experience working in a collegiate strength and conditioning facility. This is an unpaid position. However, volunteers will receive experience working at a Division I program, receive Nike athletic apparel, some meals will be provided, gain a better understanding of program design, have the potential to earn a paid internship position, earn recommendations for future career opportunities, and receive college credit if, applicable. Please send ONE (1) attachment containing your cover letter, resume and three professional references. Please submit TWO (2) YouTube videos of you performing/coaching a squat and an Olympic lift variation of your choice to the Villanova University Strength and Conditioning Staff at email@example.com. Deadline for application is April 13th, 2015.
Tuesday February 24, 2015
Tulsa: The Tulsa department of athletic performance is accepting applications for a graduate assistant position. Grad assistant responsibilities include; Design and implement training protocols for designated teams, ability to work, write, speak, and communicate effectively with staff, administrators and sport coaches, delegation of daily administrative and maintenance items to interns. Bachelor’s degree in exercise science or related field preferred. Experience in a NCAA four-year college or university weight room working with a variety of teams. Preferred qualifications include SCCC, CSCS, or USAW certification and background as a college athlete. To apply, applicants should send a cover letter, resume, and three professional references to Ryder Weischedel, assistant director of athletic performance via email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Central Michigan: Former Tennessee Titans assistant strength coach Jason Novak is joining the CMU staff as head strength coach, per source.