DWU Employment

Sports Information Graduate Assistant

Dakota Wesleyan University is a member of the NAIA and the Great Plains Athletic Conference (GPAC). Dakota Wesleyan is currently seeking applications for a Graduate Assistant in the Sports Information department. This person will be responsible for assisting the Sports Information Director in daily duties, including writing press releases, maintaining our official website, creating graphics, and game-day management. Stipend and tuition remission towards a graduate degree is available.

Successful candidates should display integrity, have a passion for college athletics, must be willing to work nights and weekends as needed, and have a demonstrated commitment to the mission of DWU and our values of learning, leadership, faith, and service.

Qualifications include a bachelor's degree and a strong background in writing and communications. A successful candidate will know about several statistic programs and design applications (PrestoSports, Adobe Photoshop, Premiere Pro, and InDesign). Gameday duties will include setting up video, statistical, and photography equipment, creating and distributing game day programs, taking stats, organizing game workers, and gathering all postgame information in correct files for the Sports Information Director and the opposing team's Sports Information Director. Candidates will be asked to manage student workers on game day. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

Dakota Wesleyan University is committed to fostering diversity and is an equal opportunity employer and welcomes the candidacy of underrepresented groups.

To apply send a cover letter, resume, and a list of three references to:


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Human Resources
Dakota Wesleyan University
1200 W University Ave
Mitchell, SD 57301