Implements coaching strategies and teaching methods to develop student athletes’ skills and teamwork; analyze performance of team and adjust strategies as needed; evaluate opponents and develop game strategies; assist with plans and conducts practices and other activities in preparation for competition; manage camps and clinics, if applicable.
Conducts promotional activities for fundraising, recruitment, public relations, and other marketing activities; attend promotional events, community activities, and fundraisers; assist with developing and managing team travel budgets; prepares promotional materials for distribution (e.g. team background, participant bios, letters of interest, etc.); prepares and delivers speeches and presentations at local community groups, fundraisers, athlete events, etc.
Assists with the administration of policies and procedures with respect to academic expectations for team members; communicates with academic advising staff regarding athletic academic performance; meets with athletes to review course load issues, degree requirements, course selections, etc.; counsels athletes on performance issues, study skills, and techniques for academic success.
Videotape practices, games, and strength training sessions as directed.
Manage equipment inventory and related duties as directed.
Develop and manage strength training program as directed.
Drive passenger vans as required.
Perform any and all other related duties as assigned or directed in order to promote, further, and ensure the effective and efficient operation of the sport program.
Bachelor's degree; admittance to YSU Graduate School for Spring 2018;
Additional Salary Information: includes tuition and room and board stipend.
About Youngstown State University Intercollegiate Athletics
Youngstown State University is a state-assisted, urban institution. The University has an enrollment of approximately 13,200 (head-count) in a wide variety of programs ranging from 2-year associate degrees to the Doctor of Education degree.
YSU is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and committed to increasing diversity of its faculty, staff, and students.