The University of Central Arkansas (UCA) invites applications for multiple Research Graduate Assistantships within the Department of Exercise and Sport Science. Research Graduate Assistants are assigned to a lab or project supervised by one or more faculty members. Available assistantships for 2018-19 exist in the Sport-Related Concussion Lab, and the School Telemedicine in Arkansas (STAR) Program. Depending on the assistantship, additional duties may include serving as a teaching assistant. Visit the department’s website for more information on faculty research areas and facilities:

Qualifications: Must have a completed bachelor’s degree in athletic training, exercise science, kinesiology, or related field by the date of appointment. Must be fully admitted to the UCA Graduate School.

University: Founded in 1907, UCA is an accredited, comprehensive university with approximately 11,000 students and high academic standards.

Community: Located 30 minutes from Little Rock, Conway is also home to two private colleges, a public school system ranked among the state’s best, and a strong K-12 parochial school. Real estate in this dynamic “City of Colleges” is moderately priced and taxes are low.

Application: Submit a letter of interest, resume, contact information for three references, and a completed Graduate Assistant Application

Mail or email GA application to:
Steve Tucker, PhD, ATC
Chair, Department of Exercise and Sport Science
University of Central Arkansas
Farris Center 120C
Conway, AR 72035

For full consideration, a complete application should be submitted by April 1, 2018. The anticipated start date is August 16, 2018. The University of Central Arkansas is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer.

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