Union College, a highly selective liberal arts institution located in Schenectady, New York is accepting applications for the position of full time Head Women’s Basketball Coach. The women’s basketball program is a member of NCAA Division III and the Liberty League. Union College sponsors 26 intercollegiate sports, 24 in Division III, with Ice Hockey competing at Division I.
Responsibilities include all head coaching aspects of a highly competitive Division III women’s basketball program including but not limited to: recruiting, training, student-athlete development, academic monitoring, budget management, fund raising and alumnae outreach, scheduling, rules and compliance. Additional responsibilities include a secondary assignment, as well as other duties as assigned.
The College is committed to excellence in academics and athletics, diversity, inclusion and a well-balanced, broad based intercollegiate athletics program dedicated to the concept of the student-athlete.
Union College is an equal opportunity employer and strongly committed to student and workforce diversity and inclusion.
Bachelor’s degree required, master’s degree is strongly preferred. Evidence of at least five years successful women’s basketball coaching experience required, preferably at the college/university level; demonstrated recruitment of high achieving student-athletes. Candidates must have an understanding of NCAA rules and regulations, along with a philosophy compatible with a liberal arts college with highly selective academic standards. Candidate must be able to work effectively with a diverse group of individuals.
Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until position is filled. First consideration will be given to those applications received by Friday, June 18th. Only online applications will be accepted. Please find more details and application information for this position online at jobs.union.edu, and follow the submission instructions.
About Union College
Union College, is a highly selective liberal arts institution located in Schenectady, New York. Union College sponsors 26 intercollegiate sports, 24 in Division III, with Ice Hockey competing at Division I.