The Division of Intercollegiate Athletics at Purdue University is seeking qualified applicants for a full-time, 12-month Academic Support Services Graduate Assistant. Applications will be accepted until November 5, 2021.
-Assist assigned academic advisor and sport team members with academic advising issues, including weekly meetings with assigned student-athletes. -Assist Tutor Coordinator with recruitment and training of tutors for the tutoring program for student-athletes. -Assist Student-Athlete Development team with implementation of EMPOWER programming. -Assist Learning Specialists in the C.A.V.E. with objective-based study table program. -Meet with recruits during on-campus visits. -Prepare weekly reports for study hall usage for academic advisors and coaching staff. -Assist in gathering data and preparing reports for advisors in all facets of academic support services. -Secure class note-takers for student-athletes as requested. -Other duties as assigned.
Requirements: Bachelor's degree and admission to a full-time Purdue University graduate degree program
-Computer proficient (Microsoft Office)
-Strong communication, interpersonal, and organizational skills
-The ability to work independently in a fast-paced environment and meet established work deadlines
-Some evening and weekend hours required
This is a two-year assignment and includes a bi-weekly stipend of approximately $900 (with paid vacation/sick leave) and full waiver of tuition and fees except for approximately $200 per semester (*note: this amount can differ widely depending on the graduate program). Start date will be mid-to-late summer 2022.
Preference will be given to applicants interested in a career in academic support services in intercollegiate athletics upon completion of the graduate degree program.
For consideration, please send a transcript (if not yet admitted to a Graduate School program), cover letter, resume and contact information for 3 references to:
Nicole McKinney Director – Brees Academic Performance Center Division of Intercollegiate Athletics Purdue University BRES 208 1000 John R. Wooden Dr. West Lafayette, IN 47907-2071
Application materials may also be sent via email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Purdue University is an equal access/equal opportunity/affirmative action employer fully committed to achieving a diverse workforce.
Purdue will not sponsor work authorization for this position.
A background check will be required for employment in this position.
FLSA: Exempt (Not eligible for overtime).
Purdue University is an EEO/AA employer. All individuals, including minorities, women. Individuals with disabilities and veterans are encouraged to apply.