GA Pre-Professional - Athletics - Redbird Productions- SUMMER 2024-SPRING 2025
Illinois State University
Location: Normal, Illinois
Salary: As noted in offer letter
Operations - Video Services
Internal Number: 517888
Illinois State University, a NCAA Division I institution, member of the Missouri Valley Conference invites applications for the position of Graduate Assistant for Redbird Productions within the department of Athletics. This pre-professional, 12-month position includes a tuition waiver and a stipend. The successful applicant must meet the admission requirements for Illinois State’s Graduate School.
Duties and Responsibilities:
-On game days, may assist with ESPN/Marquee Sports Network Broadcast Operations which may include the following roles:
o Camera Operator
o Replay Operator
o Technical Director
o Audio Engineer
o Graphics Operator
-Serve as broadcast producer for Redbird Soccer, Women’s Basketball and Gymnastics on ESPN+
-Assist with training of Redbird Productions student staff members
-May be asked to assist with projects/tasks alongside other Illinois State Athletics departments that include but are not limited to Redbird Creative Video, Marketing and Promotions, Development, and Redbird Sports Properties
1. Eligible for appointment as per the requirements in the Graduate Assistant Handbook which can be found at http://hr.illinoisstate.edu/downloads/GA_Handbook.pdf 2. Must be a degree seeking graduate student at Illinois State University in Art, Technology, Communication, Recreation Administration, Sport Management. 3. Must be registered for at least 3 credit hours during the summer semester.
- Experience in live athletic broadcast productions or similar production background (ie. theater, music, TV news, etc.)
Illinois State University:
Founded in 1857, Illinois State is a coeducational, residential university that emphasizes undergraduate study. Its 34 academic departments in 6 colleges offer 63 undergraduate programs in more than 160 fields of study. The Graduate School coordinates 38 masters, 2 specialist, and 7 doctoral programs. Illinois State ranks 74th among the top 100 public universities in the nation according to U.S. News & World Report rankings of “Best National Universities” released in fall 2014.
Illinois State University is located in the twin-city community of Bloomington-Normal, with a population of approximately 125,000 and is located within easy driving distance of the financial and business centers in Chicago and St. Louis. Expansion Management Magazine rated Bloomington-Normal as one of two metro areas with a five-star quality of life, giving the community high rankings in such areas as standard of living, quality of schools, and traffic and commute. In their most current rankings, Forbes ranked Bloomington-Normal as 20th in its list of the Smartest Cities in America.
For more information, please visit our website at: http://ww...w.ilstu.edu/
Illinois State University is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran.