The University at Albany, a member of the America East Conference, invites applications for a full-time (12-month) position as Head Women’s Lacrosse Coach. This position’s main responsibility will be to coach and develop a highly competitive Division I women’s lacrosse team. The Head Women’s Lacrosse Coach will be responsible and accountable for all aspects of the program including recruiting, official and unofficial visits, practice planning, game preparation/scouting, and scheduling of contests. This position will work in conjunction with the sport administrator to effectively manage student-athlete welfare, academic compliance and monitoring, NCAA/Conference/University rules compliance, fundraising and community service.
Applicants must have a Bachelor's degree from a college or university accredited by a U.S. Dept. of Education or internationally recognized accrediting organization. Previous successful Division I collegiate women’s lacrosse coaching experience (three year minimum) is required. Previous successful Head Coaching experience is preferred. Knowledge of and commitment to NCAA rules are required. A demonstrated ability to recruit and work with culturally diverse groups of people is also required.
Employer will assist with relocation costs.
About University at Albany
Established in 1844 and designated a University Center of the State University of New York in 1962, the University at Albany's broad mission of excellence in undergraduate and graduate education, research and public service engages a diverse student body of more than 17,300 students in eight schools and colleges across three campuses.
Located in Albany, New York, New York State's capital, the University is convenient to Boston, New York City and the Adirondacks.