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Graduate Assistant

Graduate Assistant

Graduate Assistant

Sports Medicine


McNeese State University is currently accepting applications for four (4) graduate assistant athletic trainer positions for Fall 2014. This is a 10 month position beginning August 1, 2014 and can be renewed for a second year. This position includes a $9,000 stipend ($4,500/semester) and full tuition waiver. McNeese State University’s 16 intercollegiate sports compete at the NCAA Division I (FCS football) level and are members of the Southland Conference.


Include, but are not limited to: assisting athletic training staff with overall sports medicine care for 16 Division I athletic programs and athletic training coverage and team travel with sports as determined by the Head Athletic Trainer. Other responsibilities include supervision of athletic training students, clinical instructor for a CAATE accredited athletic training program, daily operation of athletic training facilities, and other duties assigned by the Head Athletic Trainer


Successful candidates must hold a bachelor’s degree in athletic training or other related field and must be accepted into the McNeese State University Graduate School. Applicants must be eligible for NATABOC certification upon application and must be certified by start date. Applicants must also hold CPR/First Aid/AED certification and be eligible for Louisiana state certification.

Application Procedure:

Please send a letter of application, resume, and three (3) letters of recommendation to:
Brandon Albin, MHRD, ATC, LAT
Assistant Athletic Trainer
McNeese State University
Sports Medicine
Box 92735
Lake Charles, LA  70609
Office: 337-475-5219
Fax: 337-562-4324
Apply-By Date: January 1, 2014 or until filled
Start Date: August 1, 2014
Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.
More information regarding McNeese State University may be found at the following website address:

Additional Information:

McNeese State University, located in Lake Charles, Louisiana, is a public university and a member of the University of Louisiana System. Under Louisiana law, applications and all supporting materials will become public record. All applicants are expected to submit complete and accurate materials as specified in the position announcement. A background check and an English Proficiency assessment will be conducted on selected finalists. We comply with Louisiana Revised Statute 49:1001, et seq, and State of Louisiana Executive Order 98-38, which provides for drug testing of employees, appointees, prospective employees, and prospective appointees. Prospective employees and employees are informed if a drug test is required.

McNeese State University is an AA/EEO/ADA employer committed to excellence through diversity.

The Immigration Reform and Control Act of 1986 requires McNeese State University to inform applicants that the University can employ only U.S. citizens and aliens lawfully authorized to work in the U.S. Each new employee is required to present documentation verifying his/her identity and right to accept employment.

McNeese State University is a member of the University of Louisiana System. Under Louisiana law, applications and all supporting materials will become public record. An executive session pursuant to La. Rev. Stat. 42:6.1(A) may be required.

Persons needing reasonable accommodations as provided by the Americans with Disabilities Act should contact the Equal Opportunity Office: Voice: (337) 475-5428; TDD/TTY, Hearing Impaired: (337) 562-4227; Fax: (337) 475-5960; or