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Tuesday July 10, 2012

Tuesday July 10, 2012

Memphis: The University of Memphis is seeking a Graduate Assistant in Strength and Conditioning to work with Olympic sports (to include individual team assignment) and assist with football. Specific responsibilities include, but are not limited to; design and implement specific strength & conditioning programs for assigned teams; supervise both individual and team workouts; maintain team and individual records; implementation, demonstration and instruction of Olympic weightlifting techniques; provide appropriate maintenance and upkeep of all equipment and the weight room; motivate both small and large groups of student-athletes; passion for the strength and conditioning field. Requirements: CSCS, SCCC, or USAW certification, current CPR certification, previous experience in designing and implementing programs, experience working with athletic teams, collegiate experience as an intern preferred. Tuition and monthly stipend will be rewarded to the successful applicant. Start date: Fall 2012. Please email cover letter, resume and three references to Josh Medler, assistant strength coach at jmedler@memphis.edu. AA/EOE

William Penn University: We hear Brent Keaster has accepted the strength and conditioning graduate assistant position at William Penn University. Prior to that he served as an intern at Iowa State University. 

Shorter University (D-II - GA): Shorter University, a Baptist university located in Rome, GA, is a NCAA Division II member of the Gulf South Conference starting its first year candidacy. Shorter is actively seeking 2 graduate assistants in its strength and conditioning department. The description is as followed: Graduate Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach Duties - Assist Director of Strength and Conditioning with designing and implementing programs for assigned sports - Assist with football training - Teach athletes proper techniques of Olympic weightlifting and other movements - Schedule assigned teams - Help clean and organize weight room and weight room equipment Qualifications - Bachelor's degree required - Must be accepted into the graduate program (Master's of Business Administration or Master of Arts in Leadership) - One or more of the following strength and conditioning certifications: CSCCA-SCCC, NSCA-CSCS or USAW Level 1 - CPR, First Aid, and AED Certified - Experience with Olympic weightlifting movements and other weight room movements - At least 6 months in strength and conditioning programming at the collegiate or professional level - Collegiate athlete experience preferred Compensation - Tuition remission - Experience in strength and conditioning - Campus meal plan - Strength and Conditioning clinic and conference fee reimbursement Please Send Resume, Cover Letter & 3 references to: Benjamin Lampkin M.S, SCCC, USAW Director of Strength and Conditioning blampkin@shorter.edu **Projected Start Date: August 6th