Sports Medicine

West Chester University

Carolyn Jimenez, Ph.D., ATC
216 Sturzebecker Health Sciences Center
West Chester, PA 19383

Graduate Assistantship (GA) Opportunities

A limited number of clinical and non-clinical (laboratory) graduate assistantships are available to students who are BOC credentialed and eligible for Pennsylvania state licensure.  The assistantship sites include: West Chester University, Ursinus College, West Chester East High School, West Chester Rustin High School, West Chester Henderson High School, and the HEAT Institute. Prior to starting assistanstship, all sites will require professional liability insurance coverage, CPR/FA certification, and state licensure.  For placement at an off-campus high school additional requirements include: completion of state criminal background check, TB testing, state child abuse history clearance.  Students must have a minimum of a 3.0 cumulative GPA in order maintain their assistantship. 

These opportunities provide full tuition reimbursement and a stipend.  For more information about graduate assistantships please contact Dr. Katherine Morrison at .

Current Graduate Assistants


Emily Bradley, 1st Year GA

emily bradley

Assignment: WCU Volleyball & Women's Basketball

Previous Education: Penn State University


Samantha Eddinger, 1st Year GA

sam eddinger

Assignment: West Chester East High School

Previous Education: West Chester University


Cristina Seffrin, 1st Year GA

cristina seffrin

Assignment: West Chester Rustin High School

Previous Education: Kean University


Beth Ward, 1st Year GA

beth ward

Assignment: Urisinus College

Previous Education: Greensboro College


Marissa Breymeier, 1st Year GA

marissa breymeier

Assignment: West Chester Henderson High School

Previous Education: Rowan University


JohnAnthony Rossi, 1st Year GA

johnanthony rossi

Assignment: Chestnut Hill College

Previous Education: West Chester University


Helen Lawry, 1st Year GA

helen lawry

Assignment: West Chester University Athletics

Previous Education: Messiah College


Mercedes Ingram, 1st Year GA

mercedes ingram

Assignment: West Chester University Athletics

Previous Education: West Chester University

Nick Schmidt, 2nd Year GA

Nick Schmidt

Assignment: WCU Men's Soccer & Women's Lacrosse

Previous Education: Penn State University


Craig Hartman, 2nd Year GA

Craig Hartman

Assignment: WCU Men's Basketball

Previous Education: Indiana University of Pennsylvania

Ashley Errickson, 2nd Year GA

Ashley errickson

Assignment: WCU Women's Gymnastics

Previous Education: Messiah College

Jeremy Funk, 2nd Year GA

Jeremy Funk

Assignment: WCU Cross Country & Baseball

Previous Education: King University

Megan Couch, 2nd Year GA

Megan Couch

Assignment: WCU Field Hockey & Softball

Previous Education: University of Delaware

Jerome McKeiver,2nd Year GA

Jerome McKeiver

Assignment: WCU HEAT Institute

Previous Education: West Chester University