SUNY Cortland is seeking applicants for head coach of Softball. This is a full-time, 9.5 month (August 15- May 31) position with 10% teaching obligation.
The head coach is responsible for all aspects of the Softball program, including, but not limited to: practice preparation, skill instruction, on-field coaching, player development, recruiting, budget management, team travel, scheduling, academic success and student-athlete welfare.
Qualifications: A Bachelor’s Degree and college softball coaching experience is required. Preference may be given to candidates with a bachelor’s or master’s degree in Physical Education, Sport Management, Exercise Science or other related field. A master’s degree and three to five years of coaching experience at an NCAA institution is highly preferred.
About SUNY Cortland
The State University of New York College at Cortland is one of 64 campuses in the statewide system. More than 7,500 students are enrolled in programs leading to bachelor's and master's degrees. The College's three academic divisions - arts and sciences, education and professional studies - include 23 departments offering 59 majors and 44 minors.Founded in 1868, SUNY Cortland has more than 50,000 alumni living in all 50 states, the District of Columbia and more than 40 foreign countries.The College's main campus covers 191 acres and is located in the beautiful Finger Lakes region of Central New York, just off Interstate 81, a major north-south highway. With more than 1,000 employees, SUNY Cortland is Cortland County's largest employer. The city of Cortland has 20,000 residents and is the county seat. The community offers a quaint downtown business district and easy access to major cities, cultural activities, ski areas, biking trails, rivers and lakes. Syracuse, Ithaca and Binghamton are within an hour's drive.