05/23/12 University of Minnesota Duluth Men’s Basketball Assistant Coach
Position: Men’s Basketball Assistant Coach
School: University of Minnesota Duluth
Job Code and Title: (9793) Assistant Coach
Position Title: vAssistant Men’s Basketball Coach
Requisition Number: 178322
Position Category: Staff – Professional Non-Faculty
Appointment Term: A = 12 month
Appointment Type: Annual renewable contract (K )
Department Name: UMD Athletics (806A)
College or Admin Unit: UMD Intercollegiate Athletics
Job Open Date: 05-18-2012
Job Close Date: Open Until Filled
*BA/BS degree from a regionally accredited institution.
*2 years experience coaching basketball at the collegiate or junior college level.
*Demonstrated national recruiting experience.
*Demonstrated strong written communication skills.Preferred Qualifications in addition to essential:
*MA/MS degree from a regionally accredited institution.
*Working knowledge of NCAA and Northern Sun Conference rules and regulations.
*Demonstrated strong oral and interpersonal skills.
*All applicants must include a resume and cover letter which demonstrates examples of:
– Leadership skills.
– Commitment to athletic and academic excellence.
-Commitment to work with, manage, and outreach to people from diverse backgrounds and cultures.
The incumbent provides support to the head coach in maintaining a highly competitive and successful Division II Men’s basketball program in a manner compatible with department and University philosophy, and in compliance with NCAA and the Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference rules and regulations.Duties &
*Assist the Head Men’s Basketball Coach with game and practice planning.
*Recruiting qualified student athletes consistent with the requirements of a competitive Division II Men’s Basketball program and the academic standards of the University.
*Assist the Head Men’s Basketball Coach with video editing, analysis, and scouting.
*Assist with administrative duties as assigned.
*Assist the department in community service projects, speaking engagements, and public relations activities.
*Assist with summer basketball camps.
Now in its 81st year of operation, the University of Minnesota Duluth Department of Intercollegiate Athletics continues to sport one of the most competitive and well-balanced programs of its size in the country. Fourteen of UMD’s sixteen teams are members of the NCAA Division II Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference. The UMD men’s and women’s ice hockey programs, meanwhile, are aligned with the Western Collegiate Hockey Association, on the NCAA Division I circuit.
Complete applications will be reviewed beginning June 8, 2012, and will continue until the position is filled. Anticipated start date June 18, 2012.To apply, submit your application materials electronically at employment.umn.edu/applicants/Central?quickFind=103217,In order for your application to be complete, you MUST attach a resume, a cover letter which demonstrates examples of required and preferred qualifications, an unofficial transcript (attach as additional doc 1), and a list of three references with contact information.If you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application and hiring process, please contact the University of Minnesota Disability Specialist at 218-726-7725.***Smoking is prohibited on all UMD property. The smoking ban includes indoor facilities and the campus grounds, as well as all University vehicles***
Individuals from underrepresented groups are encouraged to apply.
The University of Minnesota is an Equal Opportunity Educator and Employer.
Does this position require a background check? No
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