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SUNY Oneonta Head Coach-Women's Lacrosse in Oneonta, New York

Head Coach-Women's Lacrosse




Locations:Oneonta, NY

Posted:Oct 3, 2022


Position ID:154057


Job Description:

The State University of New York at Oneonta is seeking applications for the position of Head Coach, Women's Lacrosse. This is a full-time, 10-month, non-tenure position. The College is a member of the State University of New York Athletic Conference (SUNYAC) and sponsors 21 Division III varsity sports.

The mission of the Department of Athletics is to develop exemplary scholar-athletes who strive for competitive excellence, academic achievement, and a commitment to service. For additional information about the College and the Athletics Department please visit our websites athttp://www.oneonta.eduand

Duties include but not limited to:

The successful candidate will responsible for

  • all aspects of coaching, recruiting, administrating, and managing a NCAA Division III Women's Lacrosse program

  • the successful recruitment of academic and athletically talented student athletes

  • academic monitoring and retention of student-athletes

  • managing a team budget and scheduling practices and contests

  • lacrosse facility oversight

  • enforcement of NCAA, conference, and departmental rules, regulations, and compliance

  • participation in student development initiatives

  • hiring and supervision of assistant coaching staff

  • team fundraising

They will possess the ability to effectively communicate with a range of constituents and contribute to a positive work environment. Supporting game management comprises 25 percent of the total responsibilities of the position.

Salary: $52,000; commensurate with experience


Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree

  • collegiate lacrosse coaching experience

  • demonstrated ability to recruit academically and athletically successful student-athletes

  • effective written, communication, and presentation skills


  • Master's degree

  • knowledge of NCAA Division III rules and regulations

  • supervisory experience, CSCS or other strength and conditioning certifications

  • experience working with and serving diverse populations

Additional Information:

SUNY Oneonta enrolls about 5,500 students who pursue bachelor's or master's degrees or certificates in one of 60-plus academic programs. Known as an exemplary residential campus that values inclusion, service and sustainability, SUNY Oneonta is a nurturing community where students grow intellectually, thrive socially, and live purposefully.

SUNY Oneonta is ranked No. 114 on the Money Best Colleges in America 2022 list, which recognizes colleges and universities across the country that have a record of helping students graduate and launching graduates into jobs with above-average wages.

The College is located in the City of Oneonta, nestled in the northern foothills of the Catskill Mountains about a four-hour drive from New York City, Boston, and Philadelphia. With a population just shy of 14,000, Oneonta is one of the top 20 picturesque small towns in America, according to Microsoft News. The natural beauty of the region is breathtaking year-round. Each season offers outdoor activities such as hiking, biking, boating, swimming, and skiing. Employees give SUNY Oneonta high marks for work/life balance, management, and culture. The College's rating is 4.5 with one recent review noting that it's the people that make SUNY Oneonta so special

Application Instructions:

To apply online go to: Please upload letter of application, resume, and contact information for three professional references (required).

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SUNY Oneonta values a diverse college community. Please visit our website on diversity at: Moreover, the College is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. Women, persons of color, persons with disabilities, and protected veterans are encouraged to apply.