Sports Medicine

West Chester University

Carolyn Jimenez, Ph.D., ATC
216 Sturzebecker Health Sciences Center
West Chester, PA 19383
610-436-3293



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 kmorrison@wcupa.edu .

Current Graduate Assistants

                                 

Arielle Blahus, 2nd Year GA

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Assignment: WCU Cross Country, Track & Field, Softball

Previous Education: George Mason University

Email:  AB797714@wcupa.edu                                      

Kathryn Courtney, 2nd Year GA                                      

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Assignment: WCU Volleyball & Basketball

Previous Education: West Chester University

Email: KC674502@wcupa.edu

Kevin Keene, 2nd Year GA

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Assignment: WCU Men's Soccer & Baseball

Previous Education: West Chester University

Email: KK669633@wcupa.edu

Melissa Miller,2nd Year GA

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Assignment: HEAT Institute

Previous Education: Montclair State University

Email: MM670417@wcupa.edu

Matt Newsome, 2nd Year GA

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Assignment: HEAT Institute & Field Hockey and Gymnastics Travel

Previous Education: Marietta College

Email: MN794166@wcupa.edu

Cassandra Byrnes, 1st Year GA

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Assignment: Womens's Rugby

Previous Education: West Chester University

Email: CB716499@wcupa.edu

Marguerite Carver, 1st Year GA

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Assignment: West Chester East High School

Previous Education: Kings College

Email: MC815276@wcupa.edu

Michael Gonzalez, 1st Year GA

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Assignment: West Chester Rustin High School

Previous Education: Salisbury University

Email: MG810182@wcupa.edu

JoAnna Iacono, 1st Year GA

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Assignment: Urisinus College

Previous Education: Eastern University

Email: JI816098@wcupa.edu

Lauren Stout, 1st Year GA

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Assignment: West Chester Henderson High School

Previous Education: Penn State University

Email: LS814838@wcupa.edu