Jason Thier is in his first year as assistant coach for the Dickinson State football program. Thier will coach on defense and will also serve as recruiting coordinator and assistant director of the Biesiot Activities Center.
Thier spent four seasons as the defensive coordinator at the University of Mary after joining the program in January 2014. While serving as the defensive coordinator, he also worked with the team’s linebackers.
Before coming to the University of Mary, Thier served as inside linebackers coach at the University of North Dakota in 2013. Prior to working at the University of North Dakota, Thier was the defensive coordinator at the University of Montana Western for two seasons (2011-12).
Thier began his full-time coaching experience at Augustana University as a graduate assistant. Their played at Truman State University and earned a bachelor’s degree in mathematics in 2009 and a master’s degree in education from Augustana College in 2011.
Thier will recruit eastern Montana and Northern Wyoming.