Graduate Assistant – University of Wisconsin-Platteville

School: University of Wisconsin-Platteville
Position: Graduate Assistant
Organization: NCAA
Level: Division III

University of Wisconsin-Platteville is seeking applicants for a graduate assistant (GA) for men’s basketball.  Qualified applicants will assist in fostering a highly competitive and positive team culture where high-quality relationships with fellow coaches and players are emphasized. The GA will collaborate with the head coach to prepare practice plans, do on-the-court teaching, and directly assist the head coach with strategic and personnel decisions during games.

A role in a shared recruiting approach is expected. Assistance in facilitating camps/showcases will provide opportunities to organize and prepare other coaches, offer instruction to large groups of athletes and practice effective leadership skills. 

Required Qualifications:

  • An ability “to foster team competitive success while maintaining a strong emphasis on the personal development and academic achievement of student-athletes.”
  • Communications skills to work with players, coaches and administrators.
  • NCAA and WIAC rules knowledge.
  • Job responsibilities include recruiting, planning and conducting practices, scouting, working with player development and conditioning plans and performing administrative and public relations duties.
  • Bachelor’s degree and acceptance into a University of Wisconsin-Platteville graduate program (
  • This is a 2-year position determined by program of study.
Applicant Information:

To apply for this position, please email resume and three references to Head Coach Jeff Gard at [email protected].

Position will stay open until filled with quality candidate.

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