The University of Bridgeport is seeking qualified applicants for the position of Women's Volleyball Graduate Assistant for the spring semester, 2018-2019 academic year. UB is a member of the East Coast Conference (ECC). The selected applicant will receive a tuition waiver for up to nine graduate credits per semester. The applicant will be responsible for the cost of any fees associated with the program. This position is renewable for the next academic year conditional upon satisfactory performance, availability of funds and adherence to all University of Bridgeport academic requirements and employment protocols.
Responsibilities: The Graduate Assistant will serve as the assistant to the Head Women's Volleyball Coach. The responsibilities include, but are not limited to, assisting with daily practices and weight training sessions, assisting with the recruitment of student athletes, attending all games, team functions and tournaments, assisting with fundraising. As well as all other duties as designated by the Head Coach or Director of Athletics.
Qualifications: Qualified candidates should possess a bachelor's degree and be fully admitted into one of UB's graduate programs. Candidate should have playing experience at the collegiate level. Required to work up to 18 hours per week during the academic school year based on the credit hours attempted.
The University of Bridgeport is committed to building a diverse university community and encourages members of underrepresented groups to apply.
The University of Bridgeport is an equal opportunity employer. It is the policy of the University of Bridgeport to prohibit discrimination in admissions, educational programs and employment, and in the provision of services on the basis of legally protected class characteristics (unless there is a bona fide occupational qualification related to employment), or any other unlawful factor. Protected class characteristics include race, color, ethnicity, religion, age, creed, ancestry, workplace hazards to reproductive systems, sex (gender identity, gender expression, sexual harassment), marital status, civil union status, sexual orientation, genetic information, pregnancy, national origin, physical/mental/learning disability, veteran status and any other group protected by civil rights laws.