A Bachelor's degree and a minimum of (1) one year of full-time experience in video production or a related field required, preferably at the collegiate level. Working knowledge of After Effects, Photoshop, Click Effects, Tricaster, Adobe Flash Media Encoder, and Final Cut Pro is strongly preferred. Individual must show ability and desire to work independently on projects and provide game coverage.
Candidates should have a strong desire to work in college athletics in video production or marketing.
Upon acceptance of position, candidate must apply and be accepted into the University of Akron for graduate study (min. 3.0 GPA for acceptance). Nine (9) credit hours per semester are required to be considered full-time.
Compensation: Must be admissible to The University of Akron Graduate School. Compensation includes a $6,000 stipend and tuition waiver. Student is responsible for any fees. Position is renewable (pending Athletics approval) for a second year. Position begins January 2017.
To Apply applications will be accepted until position is filled. Please send cover letter, resume, and the names and contact information of three (3) professional references to:
Cathy Bongiovi, Assistant AD for Communications
Rhodes Arena, Suite 83