Graduate Assistant for Men’s and Women's Track

Date Posted: 
Apr 20, 2015
Job Category: 
Graduate Assistant
Full Time

Heidelberg University, located in Tiffin, Ohio, is seeking Graduate Assistants (3) for the Men’s and Women’s Track program. Heidelberg University offers a strong liberal arts curriculum and professional education programs with the mission of personal, intellectual, and professional development, leading to a life of purpose with distinction. Heidelberg University is an Equal Opportunity Employer / Affirmative Action Employer with a significant commitment to the achievement of excellence and diversity among its faculty, staff, and students.

Reporting to the Head Track Coach, the Graduate Assistant is a ten-month position starting August 1, 2015 and is renewable for two consecutive years (two years total).


  • Will serve as an assist coach with every aspect of the program.
  • Assist with planning and implementation of training sessions, scouting, recruiting, video analysis, individual player coaching sessions, equipment, academic monitoring, and athlete fitness programs.
  • NCAA compliance paperwork.
  • Other duties and responsibilities as assigned.


  • Acceptance into the Graduate Studies Program at Heidelberg University.
  • Undergraduate experience with athletics and / or intramural sports programs.
  • Prior experience with varsity track programs.
  • Demonstrated experience and knowledge with one of the following specialties
    • sprints
    • throws
    • jumps

Compensation: Candidate selected for this Graduate Assistant appointment will receive: 1) Full Tuition Waiver, 2) Room & Board, and, 3) Stipend.

Application Process: Review the Graduate Assistantship policy and then complete the online application and submit:

  1. Letter of Application addressing qualifications, responsibilities and goals
  2. Current Professional Resume and Three (3) References
  3. Official copy of all undergraduate transcripts

Application Deadline: Review of candidates will begin immediately and continue until position is filled.

Additional Information

Graduate studies program information may be obtained via:

Heidelberg University is an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity Employer. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply for all postings.