Frostburg State University Athletics Department is seeking a full-time Head Men’s and Women’s Swimming Coach to be responsible for the overall success, performance, and conduct of the FSU Bobcat men’s and women’s swimming program. This is a 12-month appointment and includes University System of Maryland benefits package.
FSU boasts 22 varsity sports (10 men/12 women). Swimming started in the 1979-80 season and has totaled 13 All-Americans. Since making the Division 2 transition the men and women have combined to win 10 meets. The Bobcats have earned 13 MEC First Team All-Conference awards. Frostburg men and women finished fifth and seventh respectively in the 2021 GMAC/MEC Championships.
Responsibilities: Administer the men’s and women’s swimming program in accordance with NCAA regulations and University policy. Recruit, retain, and graduate academically successful student-athletes. Supervise a contractual assistant coach. Promote the men’s and women’s swimming program through public relations activities, alumni, and friends of swimming relationships. Other related duties as assigned. This position will have a second duty to be determined by the Athletics Director based on the selected individual’s qualifications. Candidates must demonstrate a commitment to overall departmental philosophy and collaboration.
Minimum Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree. At least 2 years of coaching experience at the high school and/or collegiate level. Knowledge of NCAA rules and regulations. Proven ability to recruit student-athletes.
Preferred Qualifications: Master’s degree. Experience at the collegiate level.
Other: Any combination of training and experience substantially equivalent to graduation from an accredited college or university with a bachelor’s degree in a related field and progressively responsible related work experience may be considered.
Application materials will be reviewed and considered as received. For assurance of full consideration, please submit materials immediately.
This position is open until filled.
Additional Salary Information: Includes University System of Maryland benefits package.
Internal Number: 21-658
About Frostburg State University
About the University:
A member institution of the University System of Maryland, Frostburg State University is a public, comprehensive, largely residential regional university offering programs in the sciences, education, business, the arts and humanities at both the undergraduate and graduate levels. FSU prides itself on being a dynamic, learning-centered institution that emphasizes teaching with opportunities for professional development and research. More than 5,000 students enroll yearly.
About the Area:
FSU is located on a scenic 260-acre campus in the mountains of Western Maryland, a region rich in history, quaint shopping areas and eclectic cafes and food choices. The Western Maryland region is considered to be a four-season outdoor mecca of recreational experiences offering activities such as; hiking, mountain biking, water sports, snow skiing/boarding, climbing, fishing, golfing, etc. Frostburg offers a family-friendly college town feel with easy access to major cities like Pittsburgh, Washington, DC, and Baltimore. If you are looking for insightful colleagues, a great place to work and call home in a region with unlimited adventure seeking opportunities, FSU is ...for you!
Frostburg State University welcomes and encourages women, veterans and minorities to apply and seeks to recruit and retain a
diverse workforce. FSU is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Appropriate auxiliary aids and services for qualified individuals with disability will be provided upon request. Please notify us in advance.