Strength and Conditioning Graduate Student Assistant

June 30, 2008

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California State University Northridge. Strength and Conditioning Assistant Position. California State University, Northridge Department of Athletics is seeking qualified candidates for a Strength and Conditioning graduate student assistant for the 2008-09 academic year. This is a 10-month position.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to: developing and monitoring strength training programs for athletic teams; instruction in proper lifting techniques and speed development; testing and evaluating physical performance; overseeing operation and general maintenance of weight activities; communicating with Athletic Training staff in regards to athletic injury and rehabilitation. Minimum requirement: Bachelor's degree in related field of sport/exercise science / First Aid and CPR Certification. Meets admission requirements for graduate studies in Kinesiology, Health Sciences, or related major. Preferred requirements: minimum 1 year working in collegiate environment, C.S.C.S or NASM-PES certification. Includes annual stipend of $18,000.

To apply, please send a cover letter, resume and three (3) letters of reference (must be dated and signed) to: Lauree S. Floback, Athletics Director Exec. Assistant, California State University Northridge, 18111 Nordhoff St, Northridge, CA 91330-8276. Review of applications will begin immediately. Application Deadline: July 30, 2008.

General Information:
California State University, Northridge, one of the largest of the 23 campuses of The California State University system, is located twenty-five miles northwest of central Los Angeles in the San Fernando Valley, a suburb with a multi-ethnic population of over one million people. The University enrolls approximately 32,000 students (24,000 FTEs) from diverse ethnic backgrounds, served by 2,000 faculty. Eight Colleges offer baccalaureate degrees in 50 disciplines, master's degrees in 41 fields, and credentials in the field of education. For more information about the University, check our website: http://www.csun.edu/.

In compliance with the Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act, California State University, Northridge has made crime-reporting statistics available on-line at http://www-admn.csun.edu/publicsafety/police/crimereport.htm. Print copies are available in the library and by request from the Office of Public Safety and the Office of Faculty Affairs.

The university is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, gender, marital status, age, disability, disabled veteran or Vietnam-era veteran status.