Executive, Executive - Associate Athletics Director
Dartmouth College seeks candidates for the position of Senior Associate Athletic Director for Varsity Sports. This position serves as a member of the Athletic Director's senior management team that provides strategic leadership to 35 varsity sport programs. Reporting to the Executive Associate Athletic Director, this position will have direct oversight of approximately 10-12 varsity sport programs, including the supervision of head coaches and their staffs, and is responsible for developing and promoting the department's mission, vision and values within those programs. The Senior Associate Athletic Director will also assume oversight responsibility for one or more functional areas of the department (e.g., compliance, athletics communications, event management, etc.). Additional responsibilities include working with the athletics fundraising and external relations staff on special projects and events to enhance external support for women's athletics programs.
Six years of progressive leadership experience in intercollegiate athletics required, including hiring and supervising staff, budget oversight, and student-athlete development. Direct supervision of multiple head coaches and/or head coaching experience at the collegiate level strongly preferred. The successful candidate will be able to present a comprehensive understanding of intercollegiate athletics administration.
Interested candidates can view a full job description and complete a required online application by visiting https://searchjobs.dartmouth.edu/postings/45320.
Internal Number: 0409700
About Dartmouth College
A private, four-year, liberal arts, coeducational college, Dartmouth's focus is on undergraduate education, but the College is considered a small university with graduate schools of business, engineering and medicine as well as 16 graduate programs in the arts and sciences.A mecca for the highly motivated student-athlete, Dartmouth College is the nation's ninth oldest university and a member of the Ivy League. Featuring a comprehensive athletic menu, Dartmouth offers 34 varsity sports - 16 for men, 16 for women and two coeducational programs in sailing and equestrian. In addition, there are 34 club and 24 intramural sports as three-quarters of Dartmouth undergraduates participate in some form of athletics.Nicknamed "The Big Green," Dartmouth's varsity athletic teams compete in NCAA Division I as well as in the eight-member Ivy League and the ECAC Hockey League. Throughout the years, Dartmouth athletes have competed at the very highest level, excelling in NCAA championships in a wide range of sports.The College has demonstrated a total commitment to athletics and recreation with more than $85 million in facility improvements since 2000, including: Boss Tennis Center and Gordon Pavil...ion, Scully-Fahey Field (featuring AstroTurf), Blackman Football Practice Fields, McLane Skiway Lodge, Corey Ford Rugby Clubhouse; comprehensive renovations to Leverone Fieldhouse, Hanover Country Club, Berry Center squash courts, Alumni Gymnasium (featuring a new 14,000 square foot recreational fitness center), and Memorial Field (including FieldTurf playing surface and Tartan track); Floren Varsity House (featuring a 10,000 square foot varsity strength training center); and Burnham Soccer Field and Sports Pavilion; an Astro Turf field for field hockey and recreational sports; a new baseball facility--Red Rolfe Field at Biondi Park, and a new softball park.In addition, the College started Dartmouth Peak Performance in 2011, an ambitious program designed to position student-athletes to achieve excellence in academics, athletics and their personal lives.Although the Ivy League schools do not offer athletic scholarships, admission is need-blind, and more than half of the Dartmouth student body receives financial assistance.