Publish date:

Monday October 18, 2010

Monday October 18, 2010

Eastern Michigan University: Sports Performance is currently accepting applications for full-time strength and conditioning interns for the spring semester of 2011. Duties will include: Assisting the Sports Performance staff with all aspects of the strength and conditioning program for all sports as well as successfully completing an internship academic curriculum. Applicants must have a strong work ethic and desire to become a strength and conditioning professional. Ideal candidates should be enrolled in an Exercise Science undergraduate/graduate program and should be certified in CPR/AED/1st Aid and be working towards certification from any of the following organizations: NSCA, CSSCa, USAW, ACSM, or NASM. Previous internship experience in strength and conditioning and basic knowledge of the Tier System is strongly encouraged. Successful applicants will receive course credit towards graduation (if applicable) and valuable Division-I/Mid-American strength and conditioning experience. No monetary compensation is provided. Starting dates for the internships are as followed: Spring 2011 - Jan 3rd – April 8th. Complete applications should include a cover letter, resume/reference list AND video of yourself coaching a person performing two primary strength training movements. Applications without a video will not be considered for evaluation. Please send all application materials to: Blair Wagner, assistant Coach/Internship Coordinator, EMU Sports Performance, 799 N Hewitt Rd, Ypsilanti, MI 48197. Questions or concerns can be directed to blair.wagner@emich.edu