Location: Frostburg, Maryland
Salary: Salary based on qualifications
Coaching – Basketball
This is a 12-month appointment and includes the robust University System of Maryland benefits package options
Internal Number: 21-776
Frostburg State University Athletics Department is seeking a full-time Head Coach Women’s Basketball for the FSU Bobcat women’s basketball program. Salary based on qualifications and experience. This is a 12-month appointment and includes the robust University System of Maryland benefits package options.
FSU boasts 22 varsity sports (10 men/12 women). The women’s basketball program began in 1964-65 season and just completed its third year in the Mountain East Conference as a part of NCAA Division II. The program has amassed 729 wins overall and six NCAA postseason appearances.
Responsibilities: The head women’s basketball coach position administers all aspects of all aspects of the women’s basketball program. The head coach position will manage and oversee the daily operations of the basketball program including practice, gameday activities, recruiting, budget management, manage grant & aid, academic monitoring and mentoring of student-athletes. The head coach will recruit and retain a roster of 18 student-athletes on the women’s basketball team. These student-athletes are expected to be successful in the classroom, socially responsible, and competitive within the Mountain East Conference and NCAA Division II. Conduct assigned duties in accordance with all University System of Maryland, Frostburg State University, NCAA, and Conference Affiliate policies and procedures. Other work- related duties as assigned. Candidates must demonstrate a commitment to overall departmental philosophy and collaboration.
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.
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 a four-season outdoor mecca of recreational experiences offering activities such as hiking, mountain biking, water sports, snow skiing/boarding, golfing, climbing, 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, energetic students, and a great place to work and call home in a region with unlimited adventure seeking opportunities, FSU is for you!
Minimum Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree. At least 3-5 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.
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.
Along with your application, please provide the following: 1) a resume
2) a cover letter specifically addressing the requirements in this advertisement 3) names and contact information for three professional references.
For assurance of full consideration, please submit materials by March 31, 2022
This position is open until filled.