-Assist the Director of Athletics in providing strategic direction for the athletic department.
-Serves as a member of the department’s leadership team and has oversight in the absence of the Athletic Director.
-Serve as the Deputy Title IX Coordinator with ensuring equity in athletics
-Oversee all Title IX and gender equity components of the department. This includes representing the department on various committees, coordinating required NCAA sexual violence training for student athletes and staff, executing educational sessions for student athletes regarding gender equity and serving as a resource and voice for student athletes and staff on issues of Title IX and gender equity.
-Coordinate all student athlete programming, including, but not limited to, guest speakers, educational sessions, welcome back events and end-of-year celebratory events.
-Co-advise the Student Athlete Advisory Council.
-Oversee all Diversity, Equity and Inclusion initiatives. This includes representing the department on various campus committees, coordinating educational opportunities for student athletes and staff and serving as the lead should any DEI issues arise. Co-advise the Oles Against Inequality student group.
-Serve on all head coaching search committees and serve as the chair when asked.
-Serve as the sports supervisor for up to nine sports. Serve as the day-to-day contact for the head and assistant coaches, attend all home contests and supervise all aspects of the assigned programs.
-Create and maintain positive relationships with students, staff and community members.
-Attend all MIAC meetings as assigned.
-Represent the athletic director and department at various meetings. Serve on assigned campus committees.
4+ years of experience in intercollegiate athletics or professional sports either as an administrator or head coach.
Master’s Degree or PhD preferred, but not required.
6+ years of experience in intercollegiate athletics administration or as a collegiate head coach. Demonstrated supervisory experience preferred, but not required.
At St. Olaf College we are dedicated to creating an inclusive and globally engaged community. We believe in fostering different identities, beliefs, and traditions because our differences make us stronger. St. Olaf strives to promote cultural diversity and multicultural understanding and create a campus where individuals of all backgrounds feel accepted and supported. We encourage applications from candidates committed to the enrichment of our diverse community.
One of the nation's leading liberal arts colleges, St. Olaf serves 3,000 students, ranks #1 among U.S. colleges for the number of students studying abroad, and celebrates carbon-free electrical power. Its mission is to challenge students to excel in the liberal arts, examine faith and values, and explore meaningful vocation in an inclusive, globally engaged community nourished by Lutheran tradition. The college is located on a picturesque 300-acre campus in Northfield, Minnesota, a vibrant, restored, historic river town of 20,000 located 45 minutes south of the Twin Cities.