Sports Medicine Fellowship

Employer
Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University
Location
Florida, United States
Salary
Salary Not Specified
Posted
Mar 11, 2021
Employment Level
Fellowship
Employment Type
Full Time
Job Description

Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University Sports Medicine is looking for three (3) fellowships for the 2021-22 academic year. This is an excellent opportunity that will allow the successful candidate to expand their academic knowledge by gaining hands-on experience while under the guidance of five full-time staff athletic trainers. Embry-Riddle Athletics boasts 20 intercollegiate sports teams and approximately 450 athletes. Embry-Riddle is a NCAA Division II school and a member of the Sunshine State Conference. This position offers a well-rounded experience. Fellows will be assigned primary sport coverage of one (1) sports team per a semester, while also assisting with other teams. Fellows will assist with the daily maintenance and operations of the athletic training room, attend training room doctor rounds as well as other physician visits, learn the fundamentals of insurance, work and communicate with coaches and strength & conditioning staff, and attend educational in-services. Other educational opportunities provided are shadowing in a physical therapy clinic, surgery observation, attending chiropractic appointments, sports nutritionist, and other industry related in-services.

This 10-month internship is non-salaried, however interns will be compensated at a rate of $1,450 per month to offset their living expenses. Total compensation is $14,500. In addition, this internship provides a University meal plan. The start date will be July 26, 2021. The internship will end in mid to late May after completing post-season. There will be time off during the month of December. Housing and health insurance are not included.

Qualifications

Required qualifications include graduation from a CAATE accredited athletic training program, and BOC certified or eligible. Florida licensing will be provided if applicable.

Sport coverage available will be:

- Cross-Country / Track and Field

- Softball / golf and rowing

- Third position coverage TBD

Please visit http://www.erauathletics.com to review our athletic program and for additional information about sports medicine.