Muskingum University invites applications in the department of intercollegiate athletics for the full time position of Head Esports Coach. Muskingum University is a Division III member of the NCAA and a member of the Ohio Athletic Conference. The successful candidate is responsible for the development, leadership and administration of the esports program. Responsibilities will include the recruitment of qualified prospective students to participate in the program and their retention at Muskingum University. Responsible for player skill development and coordination of all events concerning the esports program, maintaining and monitoring all esports equipment and facilities, making all travel and lodging arrangements, monitoring and nurturing student-athlete’s academic and personal progress, and organization of the total program.
The position reports directly to the Vice President and Director of Athletics and will include a secondary assignment dependent upon the successful candidate’s credentials and expertise. Possible assignments would be athletic administration and teaching within the Health and Physical Education Department. Please send a cover letter, resume, and a list of references to: Steve Brockelbank, Vice President and Director of Athletics; Muskingum University; Anne C. Steele Center, New Concord, Ohio 43762. All three can be faxed to 740-826-8300 or emailed to email@example.com.
This is a 12-month position. Review of candidates will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Muskingum University is an equal opportunity employer.
Qualifications: A Bachelor’s Degree is required; a Master’s Degree preferred. Candidates should possess a competent knowledge and experience in coaching and recruiting the Division III student/athlete. Strong technology skills required. Knowledge of software and hardware equipment associated with esports.
About Muskingum University
Muskingum University, founded in 1837, is located on a scenic 225 acre campus in east central Ohio approximately 70 miles from Columbus in the village of New Concord. Muskingum is a comprehensive University in the liberal arts tradition and offers 47 undergraduate majors, master of arts in education and master of arts in teaching degrees, and a master's degree in information strategies, systems and technology. The combined undergraduate, adult and graduate enrollment is approximately 2,200. Muskingum University is an equal opportunity employer.