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Strength Scoop - Monday December 17, 2018

Monday December 17, 2018


Clemson: The Clemson Football Applied Science Department is seeking a paid Applied Science intern for the football program. The Applied Science Department collects and analyzes human performance data alongside recovery data to promote a holistic approach to student athlete development. This position will assist the Director of Applied Science in managing student athlete recovery, data collection, data analysis, and data visualization. This intern will be responsible for scheduling athlete recovery, maintaining recovery and data collection equipment, collecting athlete performance data both on the field and in the lab, and additional tasks as needed. Applicants should have at least a BS in exercise science, exercise physiology, kinesiology, mechanical engineering, data science, biomedical engineering, or a related field. Applicants should be proficient in time management, interpersonal communication, biomechanical analysis, and semi-autonomous task completion. Preferred applicants should have experience in data science, data visualization, physical therapy, and/or massage therapy. Interested parties should provide a cover letter, resume, and professional references in one .pdf to with the subject line: CASL Internship 2019.

Temple: Manny Diaz has retained and promoted strength coach David Feeley to assistant athletic director for football sports performance.

Penn State: The Pennsylvania State University is seeking highly motivated candidates to fill a spring 2019 VOLUNTARY-UNPAID internship working primarily with football. This position will start in January 2019 and can run anywhere from May to December 2019, depending on performance. Individuals chosen will gain knowledge and experience in a Division I program, as well as future recommendation for employment. Responsibilities: Will include but are not limited to daily operation/maintenance of the weight room, daily operations of fueling station, record keeping, and assisting with any sport science initiatives. Qualifications: Candidates will be certified or actively pursuing certification from CSCCA and/or NSCA. CSCCA mentorship program will be available for candidates seeking to obtain the SCCC certification. Interns must be able to work a variety of times including days, nights, and weekends if necessary. All interested candidates are encouraged to submit a resume, cover letter, and at least three professional references to the email address below. All applications must email in PDF format to: Alvin Futrell (Assistant Performance Enhancement Coach)

Colgate: Colgate is looking to hire an assistant director of sports performance. Interested candidates can see the full listing and apply via this link. 

Winthrop: The Winthrop University Strength and Conditioning Department is accepting applications for the position of Graduate Assistant (GA). Winthrop University is a NCAA Division I University, located in Rock Hill, SC. This position provides a tuition grant, as well as, a $3500 stipend per semester (fall & spring). You must be accepted into the Winthrop Graduate School prior to employment. The position is subject to a Winthrop University background check. Intended start date is Aug 19th, 2019. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to: All aspects of the strength and conditioning programs, including assigned sports’ programming and implementation, weight room cleaning/maintenance and monitoring of athlete fueling station. Successful applicants should possess the ability to effectively teach and execute proper technique of lifts and drills. Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree in Exercise Science, or related field is required. Have already obtained certification from NSCA (CSCS) or CSCCa. Possess CPR/AED and First Aid certification. Experience with working in an NCAA/NAIA weight room. Proficiency with Microsoft Excel & Strength & Conditioning related technology is encouraged. If interested, please email your cover letter, resume, and list of 3 professional references (in this order) in 1 PDF file to Head of Strength and Conditioning Benjamin Abbott at All documents should be PDF format and email subject line should be entitled “First and Last Name, GA Application”