Graduate Assistant Kinesiology

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Instructions to applicants

Due to COVID19 restrictions put in place by the local, state and federal government, Sul Ross State University is temporarily suspending posting of new positions and hiring to fill vacancies. We will continue to review the situation as it unfolds, to lift restrictions at the earliest possible time.

Job TitleGraduate Assistant KinesiologyLocationAlpineDepartmentKinesiology and Human PerformanceJob No.Posting Date09/11/2019End DateUntil FilledYesAppointment DateSalary$777.78 Monthly, if taking 12 hours $888.88Required

1. Bachelor’s degree in Business, Kinesiology or related field.
2. Excellent written and oral communication and interpretation skills.
3. Ability to maintain confidential documents and information.
4. Must possess good organaizional skills and be efficient in multitasking.
5. Ability to function within all levels of organization and at various locations.
6. Demonstrate proficiency in email, internet navigation and Microsoft Office Suite.


1. Current CPR certification.
2. First aid certification.

Primary Responsibilities

Applicant will be required to assist with undergraduate courses. This will include holding regular office hours within the department. All graduate assistants will coordinate with a faculty mentor to guide and direct activities and other duties as assigned. Responsible for personal safety and the safety of others; must exercise due caution and practice safe work habits at all times. This position is security sensitive.

Other Information

1. Report to work promptly when scheduled.
2. Enroll in no less than nine semester hours.
3. Set and meet deadlines.

Texas Law requires a 60 day waiting period before new state employees are eligible to enroll in health insurance.

It is the policy of Sul Ross State University to provide equal employment opportunity for all persons in accordance with their individual, job related qualifications and without consideration of race, creed, color, sex, religion, age, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status and ancestry. Equal employment opportunities shall be afforded in all personnel actions or decisions including, but not necessarily limited to, recruitment, hiring, training, upgrading, promotion, demotion, termination and salary. Retaliation is prohibited against a person who opposes a discriminatory practice, files a charge, testifies, assists or participates in an investigative proceeding or hearing.

About SRSU

Sul Ross State University, located in Alpine, Texas (, is in the Scenic Davis Mountains of West Texas, is a member of the Texas State University System, is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to award Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees, and has an enrollment of approximately 2,000 students on campus in Alpine, Texas. At an elevation of 4,480 feet, and on the periphery of the Chihuahuan Desert, Alpine enjoys mild winters and cool summers. Davis Mountain State Park, Fort Davis National Historic Site, Big Bend National Park, and Guadalupe National Park are all within one to three hours driving distance from Alpine. More information is available regarding Sul Ross State University and position openings through our website (

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