The University of Lynchburg in Virginia is accepting applications for a Head Women’s Basketball Coach. The successful candidate will report directly to the Director of Athletics and will be responsible for providing leadership to the women’s basketball program, recruitment and retention of student-athletes, supervising assistant coaches, scheduling and team travel, budget management, and equipment purchases. The candidate must have a commitment to upholding the academic and athletic integrity and mission of the University, compliance with NCAA, conference, and University regulations. Other job related duties as assigned by the Director of Athletics. This is a full-time 12 month position. Salary is commensurate with credentials and experience. The University of Lynchburg is a highly successful NCAA Division III institution and charter member of the Old Dominion Athletic Conference. The University of Lynchburg is a private coeducational liberal arts institution. Required qualifications: Bachelor’s degree from an accredited 4-year institution; master’s degree preferred. Successful collegiate coaching experience is required. Strong interpersonal and communications skills; demonstrated organizational and management ability. The successful candidate must successfully pass a background check that is satisfactory to the University. Application Procedure: Submit letter of application, resume, and three references to: Jon Waters Director of Athletics University of Lynchburg 1501 Lakeside Drive Lynchburg, Virginia 24501
Review of application materials begins immediately and will continue until the position is filled.
The University of Lynchburg is committed to diversity within its community and welcomes applications from persons of color, women, Indigenous/aboriginal people of North America, persons with disabilities, the LGBTQ+ community, and others who may contribute to the further diversification of the University of Lynchburg community.
The University of Lynchburg is an equal opportunity employer.
About University of Lynchburg
The University of Lynchburg is a comprehensive, independent institution that offers distinctive undergraduate and graduate programs reflecting a commitment to teaching and learning, scholarship, and service to the broader community. As a student-centered university, Lynchburg is one of 40 institutions included in the book "Colleges That Change Lives."
Nestled in the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains in Central Virginia, the University of Lynchburg is located on a 250 acre campus. Undergraduates number approximately 2,000 students in 40 majors, and graduate programs serve 650 students through 16 master's degrees and three doctoral programs.
The strategic plan, Vision 2020, supports the dynamic campus atmosphere by enhancing student engagement in the classroom, active learning, integrated co-curricular activities including Division III athletics, and alumni connections.
Founded in 1903, the University of Lynchburg is affiliated with the Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) and welcomes people of all beliefs. In the fall of 2018, the institution will became the University of Lynchburg. See http: www.lynchburg.edu.