Executive, Executive - Associate Athletics Director, Executive - Athletics Director
4 Year Degree
Summary of Position The Senior Associate Director of Athletics serves the Department of Athletics under the direct leadership of the Director of Athletics. This position is heavily involved in the strategic planning, direction and conduct of the UNCW intercollegiate athletics program. This position is responsible for providing leadership and guidance in general policy development, employee and student-athlete development, Title IX/Gender Equity/Diversity planning and assessment, high level management of compliance and regulatory responsibilities, as well as development of a positive, supportive organizational culture. The Senior Associate Director of Athletics also serves as principal liaison to the University community.
Bachelor’s Degree with a minimum of 4 years of related experience within a Division I athletic department or comparable experience including in-depth knowledge of NCAA, CAA rules and regulations as well as extensive knowledge of Title IX/Gender Equity. Excellent, proven leadership and supervisory capacity with the ability to provide and support strategic direction and strategic planning processes. Excellent written and oral communications skills, excellent computer skills, and excellent relationship management ability. Sport administrator experience. Master’s Degree with 5+ years of experience as a senior administrator at the Division I level preferred.
Internal Number: 227
About University of North Carolina, Wilmington
The University of North Carolina Wilmington, the state’s coastal university, is dedicated to learning through the integration of teaching and mentoring with research and service. A public institution with nearly 16,500 students, the university is known for its superb faculty and staff and powerful academic experience. With an array of high-quality programs at the baccalaureate and master’s levels, and doctoral programs in marine biology, educational leadership, psychology and nursing practice. UNCW is consistently recognized at a national level for academic excellence and affordability by publications like U.S. News & World Report, Kiplinger’s Personal Finance and The Business Journals. UNCW also recently earned the 2015 Community Engagement Classification from the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching, bestowed to higher education institutions dedicated to community involvement.