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Graduate Assistants

Current Graduate Assistant Positions:

Belmont Sport Science Department:  Graduate Teaching Assistantships

We are currently accepting Graduate Teaching Assistant (GTA) applications for the 2014-2015 academic year.

When applying for a GTA position, you must have both (GTA and MSA) applications completed and submitted by the February 1 deadline. Please send only your GTA application to:

Dr. Sarah Adams
Department of Sport Science
1900 Belmont Boulevard
Nashville, TN 37212

Belmont Athletic Department:

For information about graduate assistant and internship positions available in Belmont University's Department of Athletics, please visit the link below:


2013-2014 Graduate Assistants

Luke Bolanos
Luke Bolanos

Luke is a Graduate Teaching Assistant in the Department of Sport Science. He received his Bachelor of Science at Palm Beach Atlantic University in Business Management and played NCAA Division II tennis all four years there and became nationally ranked in doubles. Luke was the men's tennis team representative for Student Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC) and was captain of the men's tennis team his Junior and Senior years. He enjoys staying active and playing and watching most sports, particularly football. He was born and raised his entire life in Debary, FL., and in his free time, he enjoys hanging out with friends, going to concerts, and continuing to develop in his faith.

Lara Jabour
Lara Jabour

Lara Jabour is a Graduate Teaching Assistant in the Department of Sport Science. Lara earned her Bachelor of Science degree in Exercise Science, with a minor in Athletic Training from Belmont University. Lara is very excited to be continuing her education at Belmont University by pursuing a Master’s in Sport Administration. Lara is originally from Oak Park, IL. She enjoys spending her free time with friends and family, seeing movies, staying active and traveling. Her favorite TV show is the Big Bang Theory.


John Kuzio
John Kuzio

John is a Graduate Teaching Assistant in the Department of Sport Science and a graduate student in the Master of Sport Administration program at Belmont. John earned a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from Ashland University, majoring in Business Management with minors in Accounting and Information Systems. While attending Ashland University, John competed on the baseball team. From August 2011 to May 2012, he was a full-time Game Operations Intern at Miami University where he was the primary sport coordinator of Volleyball and Men’s Basketball. John is originally from Marion, Ohio. In his free time he enjoys spending time with family and friends, fishing, boating, watching movies, and working out.