The University at Albany (SUNY), a member of the America East Conference, invites applications for ASSISTANT WOMEN’S TENNIS COACH. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to assisting the Head Coach with: program administration, practice and match coaching, recruitment and retention of academically and athletically qualified student-athletes, public relations, fund raising and community service activities, and compliance with university, NCAA and America East Conference regulations.
Applicants must have a bachelor’s degree from a college or university accredited by a U.S. Department of Education or internationally recognized accrediting organization; collegiate playing experience (preferably at the NCAA Division I level); some coaching/teaching experience is desirable. Applicants should demonstrate a commitment to student-athlete academic and athletic success, have a valid driver’s license and must address in their applications their ability to work with culturally diverse populations.
This position is available with two track options:
- If taken as a “Part-time” position, the compensation is $18,000 per year, with benefits.
- If taken as a “Graduate Assistantship”, the compensation includes 9-credit hrs. per semester toward graduate degree, additionally a $9,000 academic year stipend. The appointment is contingent on the applicant being accepted into a graduate degree program at UAlbany. The position begins August 16, 2012 and runs through May 22, 2013. It is renewable annually based upon performance. Preference given to applicant interested in a career as a collegiate tennis coach.
Please forward a letter of application, resume and a list of references with contact information via email to: Gordon Graham, Head Coach of Women’s Tennis, UAlbany, at: firstname.lastname@example.org.
The University at Albany is an EO/AA/IRCA/ADA employer.