HEAD WOMEN’S LACROSSE COACH: Whitman College, a private, residential liberal arts college and member of NCAA Division III, announces a full-time renewable position as Head Women's Lacrosse Coach, beginning July 2017. Master’s degree highly preferred. This position supports the mission of the College by planning, designing, and administering all phases of the women’s lacrosse program including recruiting, practice, organization, game coaching, and budget management. The Head Women’s Lacrosse Coach reports directly to the Director of Athletics and serves as an instructor in the SSRA department. Whitman College wishes to reinforce its commitment to enhance diversity, broadly defined, recognizing that to provide a diverse learning environment is to prepare students for personal and professional success in an increasingly multicultural and global society. In their application, candidates should address their interest in working as teachers in the classroom of competitive sport with undergraduates in a liberal arts environment that emphasizes close student-faculty interaction; and how their cultural, experiential, and/or academic background contributes to diversity. Materials should include a letter of application; resume; and contact information for three references. To apply, go to https://whitmanhr.simplehire.com/, click “Faculty” and “Head Women's Lacrosse Coach”. Review of applications will begin June 12, 2017, and the position is open until filled. No applicant shall be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, sex, gender, religion, age, marital status, national origin, disability, veteran’s status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other basis prohibited by applicable federal, state, or local law. Whitman College is a small, selective, liberal arts college dedicated to providing excellent educational opportunities for students. The College provides generous professional development support for both research and teaching. For additional information about Whitman College and the Walla Walla area, see www.whitman.edu and www.wallawalla.org.
Whitman College is an independent, co-educational, non-sectarian, residential undergraduate college of liberal arts and sciences. Founded originally as a seminary in 1859, Whitman received its charter as a four-year, degree-granting college in 1882. Whitman has earned a reputation as one of the leading liberal arts colleges in the United States. The College boasts the highest graduation rate and t...he highest alumni participation in giving in the Pacific Northwest, and possesses one of the largest endowments of any private college in the West. Whitman is characterized by a strong sense of tradition and community that embraces students, faculty and staff alike. More than 85 percent of students who enter graduate within five years. With a student-to-faculty ratio of 10:1, Whitman's 1,450 students enjoy small classes and work closely with faculty as engaged partners and participants in a dynamic learning community.