Ohio University Baseball: • NCAA Division I program with a full complement of scholarships and cost of attendance • Charter Member of the Mid-American Conference (MAC) • Newly field turf infield within Bob Wren Stadium • Access to Walter Fieldhouse, and indoor hitting facility
OHIO Athletics is a dynamic team of student-athletes, coaches and administrators with a vision to demonstrate unprecedented excellence in athletics, academics and student-athlete development. Our championship culture provides a foundation for our students to grow as a person, student and athlete.
DESCRIPTION: This position is responsible for providing coaching expertise and leadership for the administration of the intercollegiate athletic Baseball program; management and administration of all aspects relating to a positive and beneficial intercollegiate experience for student-athletes.
1. Teaching and coaching student-athletes in order to develop and acquire the extensive tactical, technical and physical knowledge required to be a competitive Division I intercollegiate level student-athlete. Responsible for skill evaluation, instruction, planning, organization and supervision of individual and team practices and intercollegiate athletic competitions.
2. Administration of the sport program including hiring of assistant coaches and other support staff, implement a recruiting program scheduling of competitions, budget management, fundraising, alumni relations, and staff development. Collaborate with training staff relative to the health and safety of the student-athletes. Monitoring of the student-athlete academic progress to maintain their academic eligibility.
3. Ensure the baseball program is in compliance with NCAA, Mid-American Conference, and Ohio University rules and regulations.
Candidate must display the highest of ethical standards, recruit qualified student-athletes and display a commitment to their academic success.
Bachelor’s degree required. At least three years coaching experience as a head or assistant coach on the collegiate level. Must have the administrative ability to manage daily operations. Working knowledge and understanding of NCAA rules and procedures is necessary. CPR certification required within 90 days of the start date.
Additional Salary Information: Employees also enjoy a generous benefits package which includes medical, vision, dental, basic and supplemental life, winter break closure, paid holidays, educational benefits for you and eligible dependents, sick leave, vacation, and retirement.
About Ohio University
Ohio University is committed to creating a respectful and inclusive educational and workplace environment. Ohio University is an equal access/equal opportunity and affirmative action employer with a strong commitment to building and maintaining a diverse workforce. Women, persons of color, persons with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply. Ohio University is a member of the OH/Western PA/WV Higher Education Recruitment Consortium. www.ohwpawvherc.org