NOTE: A general session for additional details and interaction will take place at the 2019 NIRSA Conference on Sunday, February 17th, 2-3pm, Hynes Convention Center Room 303.
Indiana University Campus Recreational Sports has openings for graduate students who want to join our progressive recreational sports program and learn from leaders in the profession. Candidates must have strong relational service skills and be capable of applying skills and knowledge in a dynamic setting with a student development philosophy. Position openings are available in the following areas for 2019-21 academic years:
Click on the links below for a description of each position.
These are two-year appointments pending both strong work and academic performance. A stipend of $11,550 is provided for ten months ($11,750 the second year) with academic tuition waiver for 35 credit hours, a comprehensive insurance package, and option for summer employment.
Initial review of applications for Fall 2019 assistantships will be begin Monday, Feb 4th, 2019. Please indicate seeking admission in Fall 2019.
Step 1: To Apply for an Assistantship (referenced on line as Student Academic Appointment) with Campus Recreational Sports
Send cover letter, resume, and names/phone numbers of three references to Graduate Assistant Search Committee, Campus Recreational Sports, SRSC 115, 1601 Law Lane, Indiana University, Bloomington, IN 47405. Or email a PDF version to Cathy Scott at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Graduate Assistant positions with Recreational Sports are awarded to applicants admitted to these degree options in the School of Public Health:
M.S. Athletic Administration/Sport Management
M.S. Recreation Administration
MPH Physical Activity
Step 2: Application Process for Graduate Studies (Note: Any awarded graduate assistantship is contingent upon acceptance to one of the three approved graduate studies programs listed above).
Candidates must apply to the School of Public Health via the www.SOPHAS.org portal (create account here and submit application fee) and meet the Indiana University School of Public Health deadlines to be eligible for consideration for admission and a graduate assistantship.
In addition to completion and submission of the SOPHAS application, all applicants must also complete and submit the Indiana University Bloomington Online Graduate and Professional Admissions Application. This duplication of application information is required for admission. However, the School of Public Health-Bloomington covers this application fee. The Indiana University Bloomington Online Graduate and Professional Admissions Application require completion of an "Application Information" section. In the drop-down box for "Academic Program," select Public Health-Bloomington Masters for master's degree program admission. See details on required materials and admission steps for the School of Public Health via this link: www.publichealth.indiana.edu/prospective-students/graduate/admission.shtmlIndiana University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Employment Opportunity Employer
About Indiana University Campus Recreational Sports
Overview: Join one of the largest, most comprehensive, and dynamic, recreational sports programs in the country. Our mission is to provide sport, fitness, and wellness services for students, faculty, staff and public members in order to encourage active, healthy lifestyles and enhance a sense of community. We accomplish this by offering distinctive programming, facilities, and equipment; opportunities for student development; and leadership to the profession. We serve over 36,000 students, faculty, staff and public participants. Our programs utilize two primary multi-purpose facilities (housing over 400,000 square feet of activity space), a 50-meter outdoor pool, indoor tennis center and outdoor fields. Our team consists of 46 appointed staff members, 6 graduate assistants and 1,000 hourly wage staff members. For more information, please visit our web site at: www.recsports.indiana.edu.
Culture: Our organization fosters a team focused, collaborative work environment that emphasizes strong business practices, creative programming, and operational excellence. We provide opportunities for personal and professional growth in a fun and exciting environment.