Cornell University invites applications for the full time position of Assistant Women’s Basketball Coach. Coach student athletes as assigned by the Assistant and/or Coach. Assist with team and player development and training; assist with practice planning and demonstration of practice plans. Evaluate athlete performances and make recommendations to the head coach regarding participation in competitions. Work in cooperation with the trainers and other staff (equipment, sports information, facilities) assigned to the team. Assist with identification, evaluation, and ongoing recruitment of prospective athletes. Assist with/or assume on- and off-campus recruiting responsibilities. Support team and players to thrive academically; integrate athletes with university and department services. Participate in scheduling, planning and travel arrangements, which may include transporting to away competition. Research and recommend equipment purchases. Communicate with alumni and friends of the program and assist with fundraising for program. Responsible for compliance with NCAA and Ivy League rules operating within University and Sports specific policies.
Cornell University is a NCAA Division I institution and a member of the Ivy League. The university fields teams in 37 intercollegiate sports and provides a comprehensive physical education program. The university is committed to excellence in academics and athletics, gender equity and diversity in its programs, and a well-balanced, broad-based intercollegiate athletics program.
NOTE: All applicants must apply via Cornell's on-line system to be considered.
Bachelors degree with up to 2 years basketball experience or equivalent combination. Prior coaching or competitive collegiate playing experience required.
Credentials should reflect proven success and potential in coaching, recruiting and developing student-athletes.
Must be highly motivated with an outstanding work ethic and a relentless recruiter.
Knowledgeable of NCAA rules.
Visa sponsorship is not available for this position.
Bachelors degree plus 2 years of collegiate coaching experience.