Interested candidates should submit a cover letter and resume to Kelsey Lage at email@example.com by April 15th (position open until filled).
Position: Athletic Academics Graduate Assistant
Date of employment: 9-month assistantship with varying start dates: (renewal possible with satisfactory performance reviews)
Stipend: $4,500 per semester and a full tuition waiver.
Supervision: Will report to Assistant Directors of Athletic Academics within the Office of Student Support Programs in the area of Athletic Academics.
Location: Housed in the Sanford Health Athletic Complex (SHAC)
Hours: 20 hours per week this will include some evening hours (1 night until 10 pm).
· Serving as a mentor to student-athletes and assist in carrying out athletic academic
programming – 80%
Duties may include:
Meeting weekly with assigned student’s athletes in order to counsel on academic difficulties and make campus referrals.
Complete weekly attendance report.
Assist in monitoring student-athletes and provide on-site supervision at the SHAC.
Communicate student-athlete academic issues with coaches/athletic staff.
Monitoring NCAA eligibility progress.
· Assist in administering tutoring and other academic enhancement programs – 10%
Duties may include:
Administer grade check processes.
Assist with academic registration process including verifying student-athlete registration.
Assist full-time staff with projects.
· Other duties as assigned – 10%
Provide model customer service at all times to students, staff, faculty, and NDSU guests.
Follow safety rules; help identify unsafe working conditions; stop co-workers who are working in an unsafe manner
Admitted graduate student at NDSU in a degree program (cannot be non-degree seeking)
Ability to successfully establish rapport with students
Excellent written and verbal communication to wide range of audiences
Ability to work as a team player
Proficiency with Microsoft Office
Bachelor’s degree in Education or closely related field
Experience in athletics