Graduate Assistant Positions

Kennesaw State University’s Department of Sports and Recreation offers Graduate Assistant positions. The appointment for all positions will begin August of 2021 and conclude May of 2022; each position is expected to work 20 hours per week.  Student fees, school application fees, and other expenses will be the responsibility of individual filling the positions.

Applications must include cover letter, resume and three references.  

Fitness

The Fitness Graduate Assistant position is offered by Kennesaw State University. The applicant must be accepted into an applicable graduate program at KSU, as well as apply for the Fitness Graduate Assistant position.  The Fitness Graduate Assistant will be responsible for assisting in managing the comprehensive fitness program.  Reporting directly to the Senior Coordinator of Fitness, the Fitness Graduate Assistant’s primary responsibilities will be administrating personal training and small group training sessions and overseeing the daily fitness operations. 

Full Position Description

For more information or to apply to the position, please contact:  Aaron High, Senior Fitness Coordinator, ahigh1@kennesaw.edu

This position has been filled. 

Graduate Assistantship Agreement between Kennesaw State University and Georgia State University

The Facility Operations, Competitive Sports and Intramural Sports positions are offered as an agreement between Kennesaw State University and Georgia State University; all applicants must be accepted as a graduate student into the Georgia State University’s Sport Administration, M. S. and also apply for the Graduate Research Assistant position desired with KSU’s Department of Sports and Recreation.

Facility Operations

The Facilities Graduate Assistant will be responsible for managing the day-to-day event operations for the Student Recreation and Activities Center (SRAC) and Student Recreation and Wellness Center (RWC). This will include facility reservations, operating supplies, payroll and management of student staff. The Facilities Graduate Assistant is expected to assist with special events held within the SRAC and RWC. This position requires a flexible schedule including non-traditional work hours and other duties as assigned.

Full Position Description

For more information or to apply to the position, please contact: Kendra Bailey, Senior Coordinator of Facilities and Events, kbaile73@kennesaw.edu

This position has been filled.

 

Competitive Sports

The Competitive Sports Graduate Assistant shall maintain a role in overseeing student employees, coordinating sport leagues, administer select Club Sports, and promote e-Gaming for the campus community. The Competitive Sports Graduate Assistant will strive to develop and progress the comprehensive Competitive Sports and e-Gaming programs.  Position will effectively work with e-Gaming campus initiatives, working groups, student groups, and advisors to advance the e-Gaming program at KSU. Position will direct Intramural and Club Sports events including- game management, risk management, student staff supervision, and participant relations.  

Full Position Description

This position has been filled.

Intramural Sports

The Intramural Sports Graduate Assistant shall maintain a role in overseeing student employees and coordinating sport leagues for the campus community.  Should strive to develop and progress the Intramural Sports program.  The Intramural Sports Graduate Assistant will schedule, plan, and coordinate employee schedules for interview sessions, weekly shifts, special events; schedule, plan, and coordinate official training sessions, sport events, leagues, and tournaments. Position will review completed program documentation (accident/incident forms, shift reports, field inspections, meeting notes) and assist in facility management including event set-up and teardown, documentation of maintenance, and reservation requests. 

Full Position Description

This position has been filled.

 

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