Heidelberg University is a student-focused community with a significant commitment to the achievement of excellence and diversity among its faculty, staff, and students. Individuals who value, demonstrate, and promote diversity, equity, and inclusion are preferred candidates for Heidelberg’s vacant positions. Additionally, we are seeking faculty and staff who want to contribute to the University’s initiatives to improve our student recruitment, engagement, retention, success, persistence, graduation, and placement.
The candidate is expected to have an in depth knowledge of basketball technique, strategy and play design, and a general understanding of NCAA and OAC regulations. We are committed to the Division III vision of enabling the academic and career success of our student athletes. Additional responsibilities include but are not limited to: travel, scheduling, fundraising, oversight of graduate assistant coaches, and public relations. The position may also involve secondary administrative and physical education responsibilities within the department.
Further, the ideal candidate will have demonstrated experience in accelerating the academic performance and matriculation of student athletes, excellent leadership both in recruitment and retention of student athletes, and a solid performance record.
A bachelor’s degree is required; prior college coaching experience is preferred.