Texas A&M University Department of Recreational Sports is hiring Graduate Assistants for the following areas:
Graduate Assistant - Aquatics
Graduate Assistant - Facilities
Graduate Assistant - Sport Clubs
Graduate Assistant - Personal Training and Strength & Conditioning
Graduate Assistant - Marketing & Communications
Please click here to be directed to the employment section of the Texas A&M Rec Sports website. Complete position descriptions, minimum qualifications and information about the application process for each of these Graduate Assistant positions can be found under part-time employment.
DO NOT submit an application via bluefish jobs.
Closing Date: Applications will be accepted and reviewed until the position is filled. For best consideration, applications should be submitted by the dates indicated below:
Facilities: January 8, 2018
Personal Training and Strength & Conditioning: January 8, 2018
Aquatics: January 19, 2018
Sport Clubs: January 26, 2018
Marketing & Communications: January 26, 2018
Priority for interviews will be given to individuals who can confirm submission of their graduate school application materials.Start Date: August 1, 2018 (flexible)
For more information visit http://recsports.tamu.edu/employment Texas A&M University is committed to equal employment opportunity through affirmative action.
Experience working with college students and programs in a recreational sports setting
*Admission to the Texas A&M Graduate School in a program of study that is directly related to the graduate assistant position. Qualifying programs of study include, but are not limited to: Sports Management, Higher Education, Student Affairs Administration, Exercise Physiology, Sports Physiology and Recreation, Park and Tourism Sciences. Other degree programs will need to be considered individually.
The minimum requirements for acceptance into each specific program vary. Please make sure to research the qualifications and required deadline for applications.
A few of the graduate program deadlines include:
Higher Education - December 1
Student Affairs Administration - December 1
Exercise Physiology – January 15
Sports Physiology – January 15
Sports Management (in-residence) – February 1
Sports Management (online) – April 1
Recreation, Park & Tourism Sciences – March 1
MBA Program – January 10 (round 2), February 28 (round 3), April 11(round 4)
Additional Salary Information:
Approximately 20 hours per week (equals approximately $14,000 annually), eligible for merit increase in 2nd year
9 or 12 month position
*Full tuition waiver excluding any applicable student fees (maximum of 9 credit hours for fall and spring semesters; 6 credit hours for summer semester)
Texas A&M University is a land-grant, sea-grant and space-grant institution located in College Station, Texas. The university is centrally located, approximately equidistants from three of the 10 largest cities in the United States (Houston, Dallas and San Antonio) and the state capitol (Austin). The university’s enrollment includes approximately 50,000 students studying for degrees in 10 academic... colleges.
The Texas A&M University Department of Recreational Sports is a department in the Division of Student Affairs. The Department's services include: aquatics, fitness classes, instructional classes, drop-in recreation, intramural sports, sport clubs, and outdoor activities. The diversity and assortment of sports activities and recreational facilities available promise opportunities for individuals to participate, whatever their level of ability or experience.
The mission of the Department of Recreational Sports is to provide quality programs, services and facilities to a diverse Texas A&M community. We encourage the lifelong pursuit of active, healthy lifestyles and enhance student development by providing leadership and employment opportunities.