The Athletics department at Cal State Fullerton strives to provide an intercollegiate athletics program that is an integral part of the total educational experience at California State University, Fullerton and fits within the overall mission of the University. We are seeking an exceptional individual to join our team as the Head Baseball Coach. The ideal candidate in this role should have a positive attitude, an active, energetic mind, and a leadership style that is characterized by highly ethical practices and a commitment to diversity, openness, flexibility, integrity, and kindness.
The baseball program at California State University, Fullerton is a highly competitive, minority serving institution which competes in the NCAA Division I Big West Conference. The Head Baseball Coach coaches and administers a highly competitive baseball program that competes in the NCAA Division I Big West Conference. Recruits Division I quality student-athletes. Understands and abides by University, National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) and Big West Conference (BWC) rules, regulations, policies and procedures. Oversees team practices and the scouting of opponents. Works in conjunction with the athletics department administration regarding budget and scheduling opponents. Assumes an active role in marketing the baseball program on campus and within the community through public appearances and promotional efforts. Assists in fundraising and revenue development for the whole department. Supervises and evaluates assistant coaches. Makes recommendations concerning the appointment, assignment, evaluation, retention and dismissal of the coaching staff. Effectively carries out coaching and teaching duties as assigned by the Athletics Director or designee. Assumes an active role in the academic progress of the student-athletes assigned to baseball, with particular attention to satisfactory progress toward their degrees and graduation rates. Oversees and monitors the academic progress of student-athletes while ensuring the academic progress rate requirements are met. The Head Baseball Coach is available as necessary for University and department activities. Participates in appropriate committee work as well as professional service activities. Other duties as assigned.
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Bachelor's degree from an accredited four year college or university; graduate degree desired. Demonstrated successful coaching experience in a highly competitive intercollegiate and/or professional baseball level in a diverse setting. Proven ability to promote inclusivity when recruiting highly skilled student-athletes and have excellent interpersonal and communication skills. Demonstrated ability to recruit Division I level student-athletes and demonstrated commitment to their academic success. Experience in managing an athletic budget and formulating an intercollegiate baseball schedule. Ability to interact successfully with a wide and culturally diverse range of students, and to work harmoniously with students and colleagues. Thorough knowledge of NCAA rules and regulations. Current CPR certification is required.
About California State University, Fullerton - Athletics
Standing on 241 acres at the heart of Southern California,the university was founded in 1957 and has grown into a population of over 39,000 students. As Titans, we believe that diverse perspectives deepen our understanding. We are committed to giving students the support they need to graduate, while responding to California’s revolving workforce needs. At California State University, Fullerton we strive for continual improvement of students, staff, faculty and administrators through orientations, training programs and professional development opportunities. As part of theTitan Community, you have access to many campus facilities and services including but not limited to the Grand Central Art Center in Santa Ana, CSUF GardenGrove Center, Fullerton Arboretum, cultural events and performances in the Clayes Performing Arts Center, Cal State Fullerton Athletics sports events, Titan Recreation Center, and the Employee Wellness Program.