Search Status: Application material received by November 24, 2020 will receive primary consideration. Saint Francis University, a Division I member of the Northeast Conference, invites applications for the full time position of Assistant Coach, Men’s and Women’s Track and Field. The Assistant Coach is directly responsible to the Head Coach to assist with the organization and direction of a Division I track and field program. Candidate must have a commitment to and responsibility for adhering to all rules and regulations of Saint Francis University, the NEC, and the NCAA.
Bachelor’s degree required, Master’s degree preferred. Intercollegiate competitive or coaching experience in the sport of track and field is required. Specific expertise in the sprinting, hurdling, and jumping events is required. Division I experience preferred.
Review of applications will start immediately. January 11, 2020 start date preferred.
Saint Francis University is committed to diversity of students, staff, and faculty, and encourages applications from historically underrepresented individuals, women, veterans, and persons with disabilities. AA/EOE
About Saint Francis University
Saint Francis University, founded in 1847, is a small Masters comprehensive, Catholic University sponsored by the Franciscan Friars. Saint Francis University's scenic 600-acre campus is located about sixty-five miles east of Pittsburgh in the Laurel Highlands region of central Pennsylvania, and provides an excellent learning environment for over 2,100 undergraduate and graduate students.
Saint Francis is an NCAA Division I (FCS) member of the Northeast Conference with additional conference membership with the Atlantic 10 Conference (field hockey), Collegiate Water Polo Association(women's water polo) and The Eastern Intercollegiate Volleyball Association (men's volleyball). Saint Francis sponsors 23 Division I programs (14 women's and 9 men's) in addition to marching band, pep band, dance team and cheerleading.
Following the Franciscan tradition, Saint Francis University's Mission Statement is "A Mind for Excellence, A Spirit for Peace and Justice, and A Heart for Service."