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Monday February 16, 2015

Monday February 16, 2015

Tulane: The Tulane University strength and conditioning department is currently seeking two qualified candidates to fill internship positions for the Summer of 2015. Candidates must possess loyalty, a genuine interest in pursuing a career in the profession, strong work ethic, dedication, and a team oriented mindset. Job duties will include (1.) assisting primarily with the daily operations of the football strength and conditioning program along with Olympic sports as assigned, (2.) facility maintenance and upkeep, (3.) equipment set up and break down for all training sessions, and (4.) participation in staff and professional development opportunities. This is an unpaid internship with an expected commitment which begins Monday, May 25, 2015 and ends Friday, July 24, 2015. The opportunity offers experience for advancement in the profession and potential credit towards degree completion as applicable. This internship is also approved as a CSCCa mentorship site under the supervision of a Master Strength and Conditioning Coach. Preferred qualifications for the position consist of the candidates being CPR/AED certified and having or working towards the SCCC or CSCS credential. To apply, please send cover letter of interest, resume, and three (3) professional references to Jeffery Earls, Associate Director of Strength and Conditioning at The deadline to apply is Monday, April 27, 2015.

Stanford: Stanford University is accepting applications for volunteer intern coaches to contribute to the Sports Performance Program. Qualified candidates will serve all 36 sports including Football, and will have the opportunity to assist in all training sessions in compliance with NCAA rules. This is a unpaid opportunity that provides experience assisting the staff implement individualized, comprehensive, sport-specific injury prevention and performance enhancement programs. Potential candidates must possess an enthusiastic spirit, strong character, and demonstrate effective organization and communication skills. Required qualifications include achievement or current pursuit of a Bachelor’s Degree in Exercise Science or related course of study in addition to current CPR/AED certification. This internship is expected to begin no later than Monday, June 15th 2015, and requires a 6-month time commitment, summer only time commitments will be considered based on availability. The opportunity to extend throughout the entire 2015 Fall quarter will be earned based on the evaluation from the summer training period. During this evaluation, interns will have the opportunity to compete and earn consideration for a paid intern or graduate assistant position on the Sports Performance staff. Deadline to apply is: Friday, March 20th 2015. Please email letter of application, with attached resume and list of at least three professional references to Andy Ward, Sports Performance Coach at

Tulane: Jeff Earls has now officially been promoted to associate director of strength and conditioning, Pat Hopewell (previously a grad assistant) has promoted to a full-time assistant strength position, and Adam Hymel (who previously worked as a strength GA at UL Lafayette) has been hired as a full-time assistant strength coach. All will be working with the football team from what we understand.

Colorado State: Colorado State University Department of Strength and Conditioning (football) is now accepting applications for Strength and Conditioning VOLUNTEER INTERNS. Daily responsibilities will include but are not limited to; assisting with supervision and execution of strength training programs for Football, bringing ENERGY and ENTHUSIASM to the workplace day in and day out, assisting in creating the best and most productive training environment for our student athletes, and assist in creating a competitive training atmosphere. Some candidates will have the opportunity to work HOME GAMES throughout the fall semester. Compensation: Division 1 experience with earned recommendation for future career opportunities. NO MONETARY COMPENSATION WILL BE PROVIDED. Ideal candidates will have a bachelor’s degree or be in the last semester of coursework for undergraduate degree in exercise physiology or a related field of study. Certification from one or more of the following (NSCA, CSCS; CSCCA, SCCC; USAW) are preferred. CSCCa mentorship program will be available for candidates seeking to obtain the SCCC certification based on approval by the Director and based on availability for the mentorship process. Inquiries must be received by May 1, 2015 for the Summer Semester (June1, 2015 through August 15, 2015). If you are interested in the position, please email a letter of interest, resume, and three professional references to Coach Clay at Attention: John Clay, Strength Coach Colorado State University.

Florida International: Florida International University Strength & Conditioning Department is accepting applications for the position of Strength and Conditioning Volunteer Intern (2-3 positions) for Football for the summer 2015 semester. The FIU staff is looking for highly motivated, hungry, aspiring strength coaches that want to work at the collegiate level. The program is beneficial for undergraduate students and the post bachelor professional looking for experience; as well as develops characteristics necessary to become a successful strength and conditioning coach. The successful candidates will be required to schedule and maintain a minimum of 40 hours per week with the Strength & Conditioning Department. Compensation: Division 1 experience with earned recommendation for future career opportunities. No monetary compensation will be provided. Ideal candidates will have a bachelor’s degree and a certification from one of the following: CSCS; SCCC; USAW but are not required. Inquiries must be received by: April 20th for the summer semester. [Fall 2015 candidates can apply as well, please make note of this in email] If you are interested, send a letter of interest, resume, and three (3) professional references to: Florida International University Attn: Cory Houston, Assistant Strength at ​