INSTITUTION: The University of Minnesota Crookston (UMC) is one of five campuses comprising the University of Minnesota system. UMC is a four-year public university with an enrollment of 1,900 students of which approximately half are in residence and half are enrolled in online degrees. The student body is diverse and comes from over 40 states and over 30 countries. Thirty-three baccalaureate degrees are offered, 14 of which are also offered online. UMC proudly carries on a tradition of over a century of educational service to northwestern Minnesota beginning in 1906 as a regional residential high school, changing to a two-year college in 1966, and to a four year college in 1993. Since 1993, UMC has equipped all on-campus students and faculty with laptop computers in a technology-rich environment. UMC is a small student-centered community of learning and scholars known for providing personal attention to every student. UMC makes a commitment to each individual student’s achievements and offers a hands-on approach with experiential learning that puts students ahead of the competition. Integral to the university's statewide land-grant mission, UMC provides applied, career-oriented learning programs including internships and connects its teaching, research, and outreach to local, county, and regional economic development agencies in support of the global economy. UMC delivers world?class University of Minnesota degrees in an affordable, close?knit campus setting where faculty and staff personally invest in the success of each student. UMC has received a variety of national recognitions, including 14 consecutive years in the U. S. News top schools ranking.
POSITION: Full-time, 10 month, annual renewable position starting February 1, 2017. The Head Women’s Volleyball Coach is responsible for directing, supervising, and evaluating all aspects of the women's volleyball program; assisting with public and media relations efforts; recruiting players; supervising and evaluating assistant coaches; monitor student athletes academic progress; organize, staff, and supervise practice and off season programs; manage volleyball budget; develop game schedules in consultation with the athletic director; assist in fundraising; and other duties as assigned by the athletic director.
APPLICATION PROCESS: Review of application materials will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. Visit https://www.myu.umn.edu/employment for complete instructions on how to apply electronically.
The University of Minnesota is an equal opportunity educator and employer. Women and members of minority groups are encouraged to apply.
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: Bachelors degree; excellent interpersonal and motivational skills; previous personal commitment to integrity of the athletic program and the concept of the student-athlete, knowledge of NCAA Division II rules and regulations and basic computer skills. Final job offer contingent upon complete background check and receipt of official transcripts.
PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS: Earned Master’s degree and college coaching experience.
The University of Minnesota Crookston (UMC) is a public, baccalaureate, coeducational institution and a system campus of the University of Minnesota. As a four-year, public university with an enrollment of 1,900 students (approximately 950 on campus and 950 online), UMC proudly carries on a tradition of a century of educational service to Northwestern Minnesota. The University of Minnesota Crookst...on is integral to the University's statewide land grant mission. The college provides its unique contribution through applied, career-oriented learning programs that combine theory, practice and experimentation in a technologically rich environment. The University of Minnesota Crookston is unique in the region, providing access to world renowned teaching and research and serving as a regional hub for: undergraduate education leading to a University of Minnesota diploma, technology applications in higher education, innovation, entrepreneurism, and regional sustainability, leadership development, global and diverse cultural experience, online and flexible course and program delivery formats.