Student & Campus Life (SCL) inspires transformation in all Cornell students on their journey of individual, academic and personal evolution. Our division is comprised of leading student affairs experts who support our campus on pressing student life matters including public service, health, wellness, social justice, residential living, food services, sports, recreation, career services, and student activities and organizations including sorority and fraternity life. Our nearly 4,000 staff and student employees who make up SCL embrace the opportunity to represent the division and strive for excellence as we shape the Cornell student experience, one interaction at a time.
Cornell University is an 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.
The Assistant Coach for Wrestling supports the head coach in the planning and operation of the Wrestling program. This includes assisting with identification, evaluation, and ongoing recruitment of prospective athletes in accordance with Ivy League, NCAA, and University policies, with on- and off-campus recruiting responsibilities that may require travel. The Assistant Coach assists with administering various aspects of sports as assigned by head coach (i.e. expense monitoring, alumni contact, equipment management, scheduling, team travel arrangements, etc.), as well as supporting practice planning.
Please note: This is an 11-months per year, full-time position. There is no visa sponsorship available for this position.
Bachelor’s degree in a related field or other formal four-year training program in a related field with at least 2 years of experience, or equivalent combination of education and playing/coaching experience
Credentials should reflect proven success in coaching, recruiting, and in working with student athletes
Knowledgeable of NCAA rules
2 or more years of successful NCAA coaching experience
Internal Number: WDR-00026322
About Cornell University
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