Little Rock Graduate Assistant (Multiple Positions) | UA Little Rock

Academic Support Services Graduate Assistant

•Monitor and track student-athlete progress for Olympic teams and other teams as assigned •Meet with at-risk student-athletes to discuss class progress including grades, upcoming assignments/papers/exams •Help students implement various study strategies to improve their academic skills and provide feedback and suggestions for improving •Aid in reviewing class selections and degree progress for all students, and communicate any academic or eligibility issues •Build strong, professional relationships with all student-athletes and assist in providing career counseling •Monitor study hall and student-athlete behavior while in study hall

To apply, please submit a cover letter, resume, and three (3) references via email to Associate Athletic Director of Academic Services, Maggie Strange, at [email protected] Please include the title of the position for which you are applying in the subject line.

Facilities, Events and Operations Graduate Assistant

•Assist with daily maintenance of facilities •Assist with game operations for soccer, volleyball, basketball, wrestling and baseball •Coordinate volunteers for concessions •Assist Assistant Director with Team Store operation •Assist with athletic or special event conversions •Supervise event staff

To apply, please submit a cover letter, resume, and three (3) references via email to Director of Facilities, Events, and Game Operations, James Ericson, at [email protected] Please include the title of the position for which you are applying in the subject line.

ESPN Broadcast Production Graduate Assistant

•Serve as Little Rock’s primary producer for live ESPN productions, including men’s and women’s basketball, baseball, soccer, volleyball and wrestling events •Work as a liaison with university department of communications to schedule production crews and train needed positions for live broadcasts •Serve as Little Rock’s ESPN liaison with the Sun Belt office and participate in conference calls and production webinars •Be able to troubleshoot technical equipment and proactively seek solutions to technical issues •Assist video coordinator with pre-produced video elements for the department as needed

To apply, please submit a cover letter, resume, and three (3) references via email to Assistant Athletic Director of Communications, Rand Champion, at [email protected] Please include the title of the position for which you are applying in the subject line.

Sales/Group Experience Graduate Assistant

•Work to coordinate group experiences for Little Rock home games by making outbound calls to establish local connections •Oversee game day responsibilities for all group experiences •Help with annual ticket sales and fundraising initiatives •Work with teams to develop and implement marketing plan for the season

To apply, please submit a cover letter, resume, and three (3) references via email to Associate Athletic Director of External Operations, Tyson Baldwin, at [email protected] Please include the title of the position for which you are applying in the subject line.

Swimming and Diving

•Assist with the development of practice materials and lead practice accordingly under the direction of the head coach. •Assist with travel plans, planning and coordinating program events, as well as home meets. •Work closely with staff on promoting, supporting, and growing the team & athletic department mission and vision. •Provide leadership to facilitate academic and personal success for the team’s student-athletes. •Assist with other duties as assigned by the head coach

To apply, please submit a cover letter, resume, and three (3) references via email to Head Swimming and Diving Coach, Amy Burgess, at [email protected] Please include the title of the position for which you are applying in the subject line.

FOR ALL POSITIONS: Period of Appointment: 10-month appointment beginning August 1, 2021 through May 31, 2022 (with the option to extend to the summer months). If successful, the position will be extended for a second appointment.

Salary: $1,000 per month stipend. Includes tuition waiver.

Closing Date for Applications: Open until the position is filled.