The Elon University Department of Intercollegiate Athletics is seeking an intern within the office of Academic Support for Athletics. This individual will have the opportunity to assist the athletic academic services staff with the day-to-day operations of the office. Responsibilities will include the monitoring of student-athlete academic progress, assisting in class registration, assisting with the supervision of study hall, preparing academic reports, and other duties as assigned by the Assistant Director of Academic Support for Athletics. This internship will provide a range of experiences for those interested in a career in athletic academic advising.
Candidates must be highly motivated with excellent written and oral communication skills. Applicants should also possess strong organizational skills and be able to assume a variety of independent responsibilities. Candidates are expected to demonstrate academic integrity and confidentiality while complying with Elon University and NCAA rules and regulations. This is a 10 month, part time (20 hours per week) position, paying $15 per hour and may require the ability to work some evenings and Sundays.
Interested candidates should submit their resume, cover letter, and list of professional references to: Karen Neff, Assistant Director of Academic Support for Athletics at firstname.lastname@example.org. Application Deadline: June 13, 2019 Anticipated Start Date: August 1, 2019
About Elon University
Elon University is a selective, independent university renowned as a national model for engaged learning, along with excellence in the liberal arts and sciences and professional programs. Elon's beautiful and historic campus in central North Carolina is designated as a botanical garden. Elon is located in the Piedmont region of North Carolina, east of Greensboro and northwest of Raleigh/Durham.
Elon sponsors 17 NCAA Division I varsity sports and became a member of the Colonial Athletic Association on July 1, 2014. Elon competed in the Big South Conference upon its move to Division I in 1999 and joined the Southern Conference in 2003. Prior to its Division I membership, Elon was an NCAA Division II member for eight years and was previously a member of the NAIA.
Elon University embraces the mission of an academic community that influences and transforms mind, body, and spirit. The Elon University Intercollegiate Athletics program seeks to offer opportunities that enrich the lives of student-athletes and that are consistent with and complementary to the University’s mission.
Elon University is an equal employment opportunity employer committed to a diverse faculty, staff and student body and welcomes all applicants.