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Tuesday October 21, 2014

Tuesday October 21, 2014

Nova Southeastern University: Nova Southeastern University (Ft. Lauderdale, Fla.) is currently accepting applications for the spring internship program. Desired qualifications include pursuit or completion of a bachelor’s degree in Exercise Science or related field, as well as a completion or pursuit of CSCS, CSCCa, or USAW certification. No monetary compensation will be provided, but candidates selected will be able to earn recommendations for future career opportunities, receive college credit if applicable, as well as have an opportunity to fill a Graduate Assistant position at NSU. The selected applicant will have the opportunity to work with all 18 Division II, Olympic sport teams (no football). Duties will include assisting with weight room set up and break down, daily facility maintenance, and coaching. All interested applicants should send a cover letter and resume with at least three references to Steven Orris, Director of Sports Performance, at steven.orris@nova.edu. Please have application in no later than December 1st – Internship start date will be January 15th, 2015. For more information about Nova Southeastern University Athletics, visit www.nsusharks.com.

Western Carolina: WCU is currently seeking a qualified individual for its Spring/Summer 2013 athletic performance part-time assistant position. This is a paid position with an 11 month commitment at no more than 40 hours per week. The pay is $12,000 for the 11 months. If this is not something you can financially afford please do not apply. Responsibilities include any sports assigned by the Director of Athletic Performance, and/or the Assistant Director of Athletic Performance. Other duties will include: management of the unpaid intern program, general equipment upkeep, weight room sanitation, administrative work, game day responsibilities, and assisting in the supplementation program. Applicant requirements are as follows: must have a Bachelor of Science Degree with a concentration in Exercise Science/Nutrition or a related field current CPR/AED certification along with the NSCA - Certified Strength & Conditioning Specialist Certification. It is preferred that the individual has experience in speed mechanics training. Applicants must also be in compliance with Western Carolina, the Southern Conference and the NCAA. Please do not personally call for this position. I will take calls or emails from your references. All the required application materials including resume, cover letter, transcript(s), and reference sheet can be sent to edbarr@wcu.edu. Will take applicants until the position is filled. Start date January 6, 2015 or sooner.

Belmont: Lee Rowland, who had been the director of strength and conditioning at Texas A&M Corpus Christi has been hired as the director of strength and conditioning at Belmont, per source.

Wake Forest: Wake Forest University is accepting applications for volunteer intern coach to contribute to the Football Sports Performance program for the Spring 2015 semester. The successful candidate must display a strong work ethic, positive attitude, and a desire to become a strength and conditioning professional. In addition, they must be committed to enhancing themselves and the department through a continued eagerness to learn and develop professionally. Qualified candidates will serve the Football program as a non-counted coach that will have the opportunity to assist in all training sessions in compliance with NCAA rules. Compensation: Division I Intercollegiate experience and college credit towards graduation if applicable. Preferred qualifications: senior status, bachelor’s degree, graduate student or recently graduated in a program geared towards strength and conditioning. The anticipated start date will be January 2015. To apply, please provide a copy of your cover letter, resume, and three professional references to: David Bass at bassdm@wfu.edu.

Davidson: The Davidson College Strength and Conditioning department is accepting applications for the Spring Semester of 2015 Athletic Performance Interns. Intern responsibilities include: assisting with the supervision and training of Davidson’s 21 Division I intercollegiate athletic programs; assisting with daily administrative and maintenance duties; completion of various educational assignments during the internship are required. Intern qualifications must include: Strong work ethic; Desire to learn; Enthusiasm; Desire to become a qualified Strength and Conditioning Coach. Preferred qualifications include: Senior status or completion of a Bachelor’s degree in exercise science or related field; eligible to sit for the CSCS, SCCC, or USAW certification; CPR certification. Compensation: There is no monetary compensation provided. However, the position offers the opportunity of advancement in the field of strength and conditioning as well as the fulfillment of credit hours toward a program degree. Expected Start Date is January 8, 2015. To apply: Applicants should send a cover letter, resume, and 3 professional references to Zach Rowell, Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach, Davidson College, Box 7158 Davidson, NC 28035- 7158, or via e-mail at zarowell@davidson.edu.