Staff Application

Operations Divisions

No previous forensics (speech or debate) experience is required for Operations Directors and Assistant Directors, emphasis is on event-planning and logistics.


Assist with distribution of meals and snacks for judges during the tournament weekend.

Merchandise and Outreach  

Manage and promote merchandise sales during the tournament.

University Services  

Work with UF Physical Plant and UPD affairs to ensure availability and safety of event space during the tournament.

Registration & Recruitment 

Assist with registration of teams and help coaches check in during the first day of the tournament. Manage the ballot distribution process on the final day of the tournament. (Forensics experience preferred)


Assist Finance Director with incoming and outgoing finances during the tournament weekend. Knowledge of common accounting programs is required. (Finance experience required)


Assist with handling staff and judges throughout the tournament.

Social Media 

Assist with technology related tournament issues including maintaining the tournament website and all social media. (Knowledge of WordPress, Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram required)

Forensics Divisions

High school forensics (speech or debate) experience is required for Forensics Directors and Assistant Directors.

Individual Events  

Assist with tabulation of Speech Events (Forensics experience required) 

Public Forum 

Assist with tabulation of Public Forum (Forensics experience required) 

Student Congress 

Assist with tabulation of Student Congress. (Forensics experience required) 

Policy Debate 

Assist with tabulation of Policy Debate.

(Forensics experience preferred) 

Lincoln Douglas 

Assist with tabulation of Lincoln Douglas. (Forensics experience required)