Graduate Assistant – University of Dubuque

School: University of Dubuque
Position: Graduate Assistant
Organization: NCAA
Level: Division III

The University of Dubuque is a growing faith-based University that is seeking a Graduate Assistant – Men’s Basketball Coach for the 2024-2025 term, with a potential renewal for 2025-2026.

The University of Dubuque is a NCAA Division III institution and a member of the American Rivers Conference.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Analyze performance and instruct athletes in Men’s Basketball techniques and strategies in preparation for and during athletic competitions
  • Assist the head coach in the coordination of administrative areas of program management including, but not limited to, scheduling of competitions and practices, travel plans, and equipment
  • Assist program with all phases of competitive NCAA and A-R-C compliant recruiting
  • Assist with monitoring academic progress of all student-athletes on the team, in connection with the coaching staff, compliance coordinator and athletic director
  • Execute practice and game planning/evaluation, including video coordination and breakdown
  • Manage equipment usage
  • Perform other duties as assigned in support of the University’s Mission


  • Bachelor’s degree is required and the position is conditional based on acceptance into University of Dubuque Masters’ program
  • Working knowledge of NCAA Division III and American Rivers Conference rules and compliance
  • Valid driver’s license
  • Flexibility with schedule (ex. evening or weekend commitments)
  • High level of organization and attention to detail
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office, Synergy Video, Hudl, and other basketball specific programs.
  • Prior coaching experience and/or prior experience as an athlete
  • Effective communication skills; both orally and written
  • Proficiency in graphic design, social media, video, and all relevant software

All graduate tuition is waived for the student for the term in which they serve as a GA. In return for a waiver of tuition, the assistantship recipient agrees to provide service to the University equivalent to twenty (20) hours per week. Additionally, this position has the ability to receive campus housing and a meal plan or hourly compensation for duties/hours in addition to the required twenty (20) hours per week. Email Coach Rob Sieverding at [email protected] with questions or to apply directly.

Applicant Information:

To apply with a growing faith-based University for the Graduate Assistant – Men’s Basketball Coach position, please submit a cover letter, resume, three professional references, and UD employment application, located on our website, to [email protected] or to the Director of Human Resources, at the University of Dubuque, 2000 University Avenue, Dubuque, IA 52001. Applications from qualified persons with diverse backgrounds and cultures, including women and persons of color, are welcomed. AA/EEO


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