Graduate Assistant (Pole Vault/Multi-event) – Track and Field

Posted 09/28/2017

McKendree University is seeking a highly motivated and energetic individual to serve as a graduate assistant for the men’s and women’s track and field programs focusing on pole vault and multi-events. McKendree is a member of the Great Lakes Valley Conference (GLVC) and competes as an NCAA Division ll program. This position will start January 2018.

The graduate assistant will assist the head coach in administrative duties related to recruiting, compliance paperwork, fundraising, monitoring the academic progress of student-athletes, scheduling travel and practice sites, and other duties as assigned by the head coach.  As a graduate assistant for the track and field programs, experience with the pole vault and multi events is strongly desired.  

A bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university and acceptance into a Master’s program at McKendree University is required.

Interviews will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. Individuals interested in the position should send a cover letter referencing job POLV76 and a resume to Shirley Baugh, Director of Human Resources at