The administration of all phases of an NCAA Division II baseball program including: recruiting quality student-athletes; organizing and training athletes for successful competition; monitoring and supporting the academic success of the student-athletes; planning and conducting pre and post season conditioning programs; hiring, supervising and evaluating personnel; managing the maintenance and upkeep of baseball facility; preparing and managing budget and records; undertaking public relations and promotional activities appropriate of the position; and carrying out other related administrative duties associated with game-day operations and special events. Successful baseball coaching experience at the college level or equivalent. Experience in recruiting highly competitive student-athletes, strong communication skills and a demonstrated commitment to MIAA and NCAA rules and regulations.
APPLICATION DEADLINE: Review of applications will begin immediately.
APPOINTMENT DATE: Position will be filled by June 4, 2018 or as soon as viable candidate is identified.
REQUIRED APPLICATION DOCUMENTS: Letter of Application, resume, transcripts, and five references. Applicant documents should be submitted in one PDF.
APPLICATION PROCESS: To apply for this position, please visit https://fhsu.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com/CAREERS. Only electronic applications submitted through the webpage will be accepted.
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Background Check: Final candidate will have consented to and successfully completed a criminal background check.
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Forward Thinking. World Ready - Fort Hays State University is a highly entrepreneurial teaching focused institution with major operations on-campus, online and in China. Providing a high-quality education at an affordable price, FHSU is ranked by the Chronicle of Higher Education as one of the top ten fastest growing universities in the U.S. It has an enrollment in excess of 14,000 students (Approximately 5,000 on campus, 3,500 in China, and over 6,000 online) and over 380 full time faculty. Bachelors, masters and professional doctoral degrees are offered through five colleges, the Graduate School, the Honors College, the Virtual College, and various international partnerships. Fort Hays State University's award-winning Virtual College coordinates distance education to the U.S. Armed Services and students in over 20 countries. The Virtual College has received many accolades, including U.S. News & World Report Online Programs rankings, GetEducated.com, Best Buys in Education, among others. Students at FHSU may select a major field of study from 30 departments. FHSU is fully accredited by several national agencies, and is one of six state-assisted institutions of higher educ...ation governed by a Board of Regents appointed by the governor of the state of Kansas. The website StateUniversity.com ranked the Fort Hays State campus as the safest in the state of Kansas.
The University has rich sports and cultural programming, all of which enjoy tremendous community support. The Beach/Schmidt Performing Arts Center is home to the Encore Series, which hosts many travelling Broadway shows, the Hays Symphony, university and other national and world-caliber performances. Fort Hays State University athletic events provide NCAA Division II athletic entertainment.