Thomas (T.J.) Buckley is a senior at the University of Cincinnati majoring in sport administration. T.J. is a resident of Cincinnati, Ohio and attended Purcell Marian High School. T.J. is currently working for the University of Cincinnati football team as an intern. . He has been involved in many various athletics such as coaching and playing along with interning for various organizations such as U.C. and ProCamps Worldwide. T.J. is from Cincinnati born and raised. During grade school and high school he played baseball football and basketball. These experiences have taught him many valuable life lessons, which he has used in his professional experience with the teams and organizations that he is working for.
Currently with the football team he serves as an assistant to the Director of Football Operations. Which his duties include helping out with anything that has to do with the team as far as setting up pregame meals and postgame snack, assisting recruiting coordinators and other coaches, running the scoreboard during practice, charting players time on the field, along with running errands for the team and traveling to away games to help out any way he can.
T.J. is an avid sports fan. He cheers for the Bengals and Reds. Also T.J. loves U.C. athletics along with Florida State and Ohio State football. When he is not working T.J. loves to spend time with friends, relax by watching a game or T.V. show. Also he plays recreation sports with friends.
He will graduate from the University of Cincinnati with a degree in Sport Administration in the fall of 2011 and hopes to be pursuing his Masters Degree at the University of Cincinnati starting next fall of 2011. His dream job would be to work for the University of Cincinnati Athletics in a full time position or with the Reds or Bengals in a front office role. He feels that his internships and connections he is making will help him pursue his dream.