Upper Iowa University invites applications for the position of Assistant Athletic Director for Compliance on the Fayette campus. The Assistant Athletic Director for Compliance is a member of the Department of Athletics senior staff reporting to and collaborating with the Director of Athletics on the day-to-day operation, management, and administration of the department.
Establish and maintain a compliance program that will ensure proper transmission, administration, and interpretation of National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA), North Sun Intercollegiate Conference (NSIC), Mid-American Intercollegiate Athletic Association (MIAA), Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (GLIAC), and University policies and procedures to the department, student-athletes, alumni, and friends of the program. Develop and coordinate an education program for coaches, staff, and student-athletes that include processes for disseminating new rules information and interpretations. Develop, coordinate, and deliver a program for conducting rules and eligibility meetings for student-athletes. Respond to requests by University officials, coaches, staff, student-athletes, faculty and others regarding rules clarification and interpretation. Monitor and audit rules compliance systems, policies, procedures, and practices.
Oversee the certification of initial and continuing athletics eligibility and financial aid for student-athletes. Serve as the University’s principal investigator for all alleged violations in accordance with applicable NCAA and NSIC rules, policies and procedures. Assist and advise the Director of Athletics in establishing departmental goals and objectives, program policies and procedures, operations, personnel, determining solutions, and implementation of administrative procedures. Administration and supervisory oversight of assigned athletic programs and functional area. Assist the Director of Athletics in identifying and managing issues impacting the Athletic Department’s reputation, image, and public relations. Serve on department and University committees as needed.
Bachelor’s degree required, Master’s degree preferred. Minimum of two (2) years of professional experience with intercollegiate athletic administration with NCAA Division II Compliance is preferred. Must possess excellent organizational, interpersonal, and communication skills. Must be highly motivated, an energetic self-starter, have sound judgment and decision-making ability along with attention to detail.
Upper Iowa University is located in scenic northeast Iowa, sponsoring 16 intercollegiate programs on the NCAA Division II level and is a proud member of the Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference. For more information on Upper Iowa University, please visit our website at http://uiu.edu/.
Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Interested applicants must submit a cover letter, resume, and contact information for three (3) professional references. To apply, visit http://uiu.peopleadmin.com/postings/998. Upper Iowa University is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
About Upper Iowa University
Since 1857, Upper Iowa University has been preparing students to succeed—in the classroom and in the world. That rich history, coupled with a student-centered mission, has created a springboard for UIU to become a recognized innovator in offering accredited, quality programs through flexible, multiple delivery systems, including online and self-paced study.From our Fayette Campus to our U.S. Centers, our International Centers to our Military Centers, UIU has the people in place to help you succeed.Through our student success stories, you’ll learn how others have benefited from a UIU education—and you’ll begin to understand the significant advantages a UIU education can bring to your life, and ultimately to the lives of your family members.