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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. Athletics and Physical Education offers a diverse program of intercollegiate athletics competition, physical and outdoor education, recreational services, and intramural sports, plus wellness programs for faculty and staff and fitness centers for the entire Cornell community.
Cornell University invites applications for the Head Coach for Women's Tennis position within the Department of Athletics and Physical Education. The Women’s Tennis Head Coach is responsible for organizing and directing all activities related to the operation of the intercollegiate Women’s tennis program. This includes coaching, recruiting, scheduling, budget management, and overall administration of a Division I tennis program in accordance with NCAA, Ivy League, and University rules and procedures.
Bachelor's degree and a minimum of 3 years of experience or equivalent combination of education and experience
Division I playing or coaching experience and at least 5 years’ relevant experience preferred
Knowledge of NCAA recruiting and compliance rules and procedures, excellent communication skills, strong organizational and leadership skills, and an ability to identify, yield and develop quality student-athletes
Proficiency with computers and office software; familiarity with ARMS software, video editing software, and other athletic-specific technology skills preferred
Strong interpersonal skills; demonstrated success in cultivating relationships with alumni and other program supporters is strongly desirable
This position will require driving; therefore, a clean and valid driver’s license must be held at time of employment and maintained thereafter
Please note: This position is not eligible for visa sponsorship.
Internal Number: WDR-00026106
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