UNIVERSITY: Southern Connecticut State University (SCSU) is a student-centered university providing exemplary undergraduate and graduate education to approximately 10,000 students. Founded as New Haven Normal School in 1893, Southern has evolved over the past century into a comprehensive public university committed to excellence, social justice, access, and engagement. One of four universities in the 17-member Connecticut State Colleges and Universities System, the University is located in New Haven, a culturally vibrant environment with easy access to New York City and Boston.
DEPARTMENT: The Department of Intercollegiate Athletics is a NCAA Division II program and a member of the Northeast 10 Conference. Consisting of 19 athletics teams, SCSU's outstanding program continually ranks among the top NCAA Division II programs in the nation, and also boasts a long record of dominance in the Northeast for both team and individual championships. The Owls rank among the top 10 nationally with 80 individual titles and in team championships with 10 titles. SCSU had NCAA championships representation in eight sports in 2016-17 and also ranked among the top-30 percent of all Division II programs in the Clearfield Sports Cup for the 11th straight year.
CATEGORY: Full Time, Contractual
RESPONSIBILITIES: Under the supervision of the Coordinator of Athletic Facilities, the position provides general service to the total athletic program, including particular responsibility for the development and coordination of event management. He/she assists the Coordinator in athletic facilities supervision, helps to establish policies and procedures and assists in providing direction and leadership to the department. This position involves significant evening and weekend hours.
QUALIFICATIONS: An earned bachelor's degree and a minimum of three (3) years' experience in the administration of university athletic related programs. Demonstrated ability to relate effectively to students, staff and general public. Master's degree preferred. Familiarity with computer programs as related to scheduling and budgeting. These qualifications may be waived for individuals with appropriate alternate experience. Ability to effectively work with a diverse population of student athletes and coaches in a cultural climate that celebrates diversity.
SALARY: Commensurate with experience
APPLICATION: In order for applications to be given full consideration candidates must send a resume, cover letter, and three professional references to Sharon DeCrescenzo at firstname.lastname@example.org
Review of applications will begin on October 15, 2018 and the position will remain open until filled.
Southern Connecticut State University is an AA/EEO employer. Members of all traditionally underrepresented groups, women, minorities, veterans and persons with disabilities are invited and encouraged to apply.