Graduate Assistant Coach – Western Illinois University

Institution: Western Illinois University

Location: Macomb, Ill.

Salary: a tuition waiver & a month stipend

Job Description

Western Illinois University is a competitive Division I program committed to academic and athletic excellence. The Department of Athletics at Western Illinois University is seeking to fill a graduate assistant position with the Men’s & Women’s Track & Field programs, with particular emphasis in the THROWS. Western Illinois University is located in Macomb, Illinois. Western Illinois University is a charter member of The Summit League. The coaching position will begin at the beginning of the Fall 2020 semester (8/23/2020).

The successful candidate will assist in day-to-day duties in the office and on the track, as well as other duties assigned by the head coach.

The graduate assistant coach will be provided with a tuition waiver for the chosen field of study in the graduate school program and a monthly stipend to be provided. An applicant’s consideration is dependent upon acceptance into the graduate studies program at Western Illinois University as a full-time student.

All department coaches are required to demonstrate conformance to NCAA rules and regulations. The duties of the position are to be performed in compliance with all NCAA and The Summit League rules and regulations.

AA/EO/M/W/D/V WIU has a non-recrimination policy that includes sex, race, color, sexual orientation, gender identity and gender expression, religion, age, marital status, national origin, disability and veteran status.

Please submit your resume, references and cover letter to Diane Wholey at

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NCAA Division I

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