University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire Athletics Head Men’s Basketball Coach Fund-Raising/Event Management
POSITION: Academic staff position in the Athletics Department as the Head Men’s Basketball Coach (66%) and in the Athletics Department working with Event Management, Fund Raising, and performing other duties to be assigned by the Athletics Director (34%).
Required: Master’s Degree At least two years of coaching experience at the collegiate level.
Preferred: Experience with event management in a collegiate environment.
The successful candidate will also demonstrate the potential for collaborative leadership, the ability to manage multiple tasks, strong communication skills, a high degree of personal initiative and a commitment to equity, diversity and inclusiveness.
ATHLETICS: UW-Eau Claire has one of the most outstanding NCAA Division III intercollegiate athletic programs in the country. The Blugolds are a member of the Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference, a nine-member league considered to be the premier Conference of Champions in DIII. The Blugold sports module includes 11 women’s sports and 9 men’s sports, which have together garnered 9 national championships, 145 conference championships, including 72 since 1990. The Blugolds have hosted numerous post-season events, including national championships in women’s basketball, softball, and gymnastics as well as men’s and women’s cross country.
UNIVERSITY & EAU CLAIRE COMMUNITY: With more than 11,000 students, UW-Eau Claire offers outstanding academics and student life activities. Our campus spans the banks of the Chippewa River in the heart of Eau Claire, western Wisconsin’s largest city. The Eau Claire community is home to rich cultural opportunities as well as scenic trails, lakes and parks.