Illinois Wesleyan University, a NCAA Division III institution, invites applications for the position of Men's Volleyball Graduate Assistant. This 9 month position includes a tuition waiver and stipend of ~$860 per month. Responsibilities include but are not limited to; coaching specific segment as designated by head coach, recruiting, game planning, strength and conditioning, and game management. Coaching position will start August 1, 2020 with classes also starting in Mid-August for the graduate degree program. Successful candidates will adhere to all rules of the CCIW, NCAA, IWU, and will fulfill the requirements and expectations of the Illinois State University graduate program. Candidates must be accepted and enrolled in one of the following graduate degree sequences; Biomechanics, Exercise Physiology, Psychology of Sport, Sport Management, Recreation Administration, or Physical Education Teachers Education. Please email cover letter, resume, and reference list to: Mindy McCluskey, Office Manager, firstname.lastname@example.org. Please reference, "Men's Volleyball GA" in the subject line.
The individual should have playing or coaching experience at the collegiate level and must have or be willing to obtain a strength and conditioning certification. Candidates must meet the requirement for admission into the Illinois State Graduate School (3.0 in last 60 hours and qualifying GRE score). Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Final candidate must pass a pre-employment background investigation.
About Illinois Wesleyan University - Athletics
Illinois Wesleyan University is a highly selective national liberal arts institution enrolling approximately 1700 students. Located in the Twin Cities of Bloomington-Normal, a culturally rich community of 135,000 approximately 2 hours south of Chicago, IWU enjoys a tradition of academic and athletic excellence. IWU has long been known for its outstanding faculty, distinctive liberal arts curriculum, the personal attention it gives students, and its beautiful and welcoming campus.