Three Year Limited-Term Ancillary Academic Staff I or II – Men’s Basketball Head Coach
University of Windsor
Position #: 002161LT36-2019-HK
The University of Windsor's Division of Athletics and Recreational Services invites applications for a Three-Year Limited-Term Ancillary Academic Staff I or II - Head Coach of the Lancers Men’s Basketball team commencing as early as July 1, 2019 and may be renewed by the President for periods of two (2) to five (5) years after the initial three-year term. Rank will be commensurate with experience. This position will oversee all operations related to the Men’s Basketball program. This position is subject to final budgetary approval.
The Windsor Lancers Men’s Basketball team competes in the Ontario University Athletics conference and U SPORTS competition. Athletics and Recreational Services is looking for applicants who will work with administration, alumni and various stakeholders to develop a championship culture. For further information about the University of Windsor Lancers, visit our web site at http://www.golancers.ca.
The Men’s Basketball Head Coach is responsible for the organization, administration, fundraising, coaching, and recruitment duties for the Men’s Basketball program. The incumbent will demonstrate proficiency in creating a culture that embraces and supports student-athletes, coaches and the team in the pursuit of excellence and will contribute to the activities and services that support the overall program and help create an outstanding student experience. The Head Coach also helps the University build community support for the Men’s Basketball team and contributes to resource development initiatives to enhance the overall program.
Additional administrative duties within the Division of Athletics and Recreational Services will also be assigned. This position will also have instructional responsibility for a course in the Faculty of Human Kinetics.
The ideal candidate will have a proven track record of success in coaching at an elite level, with experience at the University or College level being preferred. Strong communication, organizational and administrative skills, and an undergraduate degree are required; a Master's degree is preferred. The candidate must have National Coaching Certification Level II or equivalent.
• a letter of application, including a statement of citizenship/immigration status;
• a detailed and current curriculum vitae;
• the names and contact details of three references.
Only those applicants selected for interview will be contacted. The short-listed candidates may be invited to provide further information in support of their applications. To ensure full consideration, complete an online application (http://www.uwindsor.ca/facultypositions) found on the job advertisement, by the deadline date of April 22, 2019. This position will remain open until a suitable candidate is secured.
Questions to be sent to:
Mike Havey, Director of Athletics and Recreational Services
University of Windsor, 401 Sunset Avenue, Windsor, Ontario, Canada N9B 3P4
The University of Windsor is a comprehensive research and teaching institution with more than 15,500 students. We are a welcoming community committed to equity and diversity in our teaching, learning, and work environments. In pursuit of the University's Employment Equity Plan, members from the designated groups (Women, Aboriginal Peoples, Visible Minorities, Persons with Disabilities, and Sexual Minorities) are encouraged to apply and to self-identify. If you need an accommodation for any part of the application and hiring process, please notify the Faculty Recruitment Coordinator (firstname.lastname@example.org). Should you require further information on accommodation, please visit the website of the Office of Human Rights, Equity & Accessibility (http://www.uwindsor.ca/ohrea). All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.