The University of Dubuque is a growing University that is seeking a Graduate Assistant- Men’s Lacrosse Coach for the 2021-2022 term, with a potential renewal for 2022-2023.
•Analyze the strengths and weaknesses of the current team and develop strategies based on these findings •Assist with all phases of the recruiting process, specifically the scouting and evaluation of skilled and academically qualified student-athletes •Provide instruction to team members before, during, and after an event to win games, meets, matches, or other competitions •Attend all team events, ensuring proper behavior my team and coaches •Abide by the University of Dubuque, Conference and NCAA rules and regulations •Perform other duties as assigned in support of the University’s mission
•Bachelor’s degree is required and the position is conditional based on acceptance into University of Dubuque Masters’ program •Thorough understanding of the fundamentals of the applicable team sport •Thorough understanding of the rules and regulations associated with student athletes and coaches in the sport •College playing experience, particularly in an offensive capacity is preferred •Excellent interpersonal, leadership, and managerial skills •Ability to appropriately communicate with athletes and coaches •Excellent verbal and written communication skills •Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite or related software •Must be able to endure prolonged periods of standing and moving during practices, games, meets, matches, and other competitions •Must be able to watch and analyze video
The University of Dubuque is a NCAA Division III institution and a member of the Midwest Lacrosse Conference (MLC).
All graduate tuition and fees are waived for the student for the term in which they serve as a GA. In return for a waiver of tuition and fees, the assistantship recipient agrees to provide service to the University equivalent to twenty (20) hours per week.
To apply with a growing University for the Graduate Assistant-Men’s Lacrosse Coach position, please submit a cover letter, resume, three professional references, and UD employment application, located on our website, to HR@dbq.edu or to the Director of Human Resources, at the University of Dubuque, 2000 University Avenue, Dubuque, IA 52001.
Applications from qualified persons with diverse backgrounds and cultures, including women and persons of color, are welcomed. AA/EEO
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