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Sports Science Spring 2020 Internship

deadline 01 November 2019
employer University of Minnesota
type Internship
approved No

The University of Minnesota Athletic Performance Department (Cal Dietz) is seeking highly motivated applicants to fill Spring 2020 (January 2nd - May 22nd) Sports Science Internship positions. Individuals will gain knowledge and experience in a Division I Collegiate Strength and Conditioning setting. Qualified candidates will work directly with Men’s and Women’s Hockey. This internship can be used for course credits.

Daily responsibilities will include, but are not limited to:
- Download/Analyze Catapult and Polar Team 2 data from practices/games/training sessions
- Conduct/Analyze Tensiomyography and Omegawave tests
- Download/Analyze Force Plate, MUSCLELAB, EMG, Moxy, 1080 Sprint and Quantum data
- Professional development, including various educational assignments during the internship
- Assisting with supervision and execution of strength training programs
- Assisting with daily operations and facility/equipment maintenance
Responsibilities will be assigned as they are earned. Interested applicants must exhibit effective communication skills, positive energy, attention to detail, sense of urgency and strong work ethic.

Qualifications: Currently pursuing Bachelors/Masters in Exercise Science or related field, certified in CPR/First Aid, a strong desire to become a Collegiate Strength and Conditioning Coach and pursuing CSCCa or NSCA certification(s), and proficient in technology.

Compensation: This is an un-paid volunteer position. Interns will have the potential to earn recommendations for future career opportunities. If accepted, applicants will be required to complete and clear a background check.

To APPLY (DEADLINE November 1st): Applicants should send a cover letter, resume, and 3 professional references to: Cal Dietz, Associate Director of Strength and Conditioning at cal.dietz@gmail.com