INSTITUTION: The University of Minnesota Crookston is one of four campuses in the University of Minnesota land grant system. University of Minnesota Crookston is a coordinate campus that provides a unique approach through applied and polytechnic baccalaureate education, research, and service. Our 97-acre campus is located in northwest Minnesota in the beautiful Red River Valley, one of the richest and most diversified agricultural regions in the United States and has an enrollment of 1,200 full-time students, with a total headcount of approximately 2,100 students. University of Minnesota Crookston was ranked one of the "Most Wired Colleges in America" by Yahoo! Internet Life Online . Our technology initiatives have been featured in the Wall Street Journal, Converge magazine, Online Learning magazine and Minnesota Public Radio. University of Minnesota Crookston has been recognized as a U.S. News "Best College" from 1999 to 2005 in the "Midwest Public Colleges" category. Full time positions offer competitive salaries; vacation, holiday, and sick leave pay; retirement benefits; career enrichment programs; opportunities for advancement; free undergraduate tuition; health, dental, and life insurance benefits; pleasant working conditions; and convenient location and parking. A comprehensive explanation of available benefits can be viewed at: http://www1.umnn.edu/ohr/benefits/summary.
POSITION: Full-time, 10 month, annual renewable position starting September 30, 2019 or as soon as possible thereafter.
RESPONSIBILITIES: Direct, supervise, and evaluate all aspects of the men’s hockey program; assist with public and media relations efforts; recruit players; supervise and evaluate assistant coaches; monitor student athletes’ academic progress; organize, staff, and supervise practice and off season programs; manage hockey budget; develop game schedules in consultation with the Athletic Director; assist in fundraising; and other duties assigned by the Athletic Director.
APPLICATION PROCESS: All applications must be submitted electronically. Visit https://www.myu.umn.edu/employment for complete instructions on how to apply electronically. Position will remain open until filled.
UMC is an equal opportunity educator and employer
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: Bachelor’s degree; excellent interpersonal and motivational skills; personal commitment to integrity of the athletic program and the concept of the student-athlete; knowledge of ACHA rules and regulations; ability to read, write, and understand English; and basic computer skills. Final job offer is contingent upon a completed background check, receipt of official college transcripts and authorization to work in the United States at the University of Minnesota.
PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS: Masters or advanced degree; hockey recruiting experience, 3-5 years collegiate coaching experience and strong communication and time management skills.
About University of Minnesota Crookston
The University of Minnesota Crookston (UMC) is a public, baccalaureate, coeducational institution and a system campus of the University of Minnesota. As a four-year, public university with an enrollment of 1,900 students (approximately 950 on campus and 950 online), UMC proudly carries on a tradition of a century of educational service to Northwestern Minnesota. The University of Minnesota Crookston is integral to the University's statewide land grant mission. The college provides its unique contribution through applied, career-oriented learning programs that combine theory, practice and experimentation in a technologically rich environment. The University of Minnesota Crookston is unique in the region, providing access to world renowned teaching and research and serving as a regional hub for: undergraduate education leading to a University of Minnesota diploma, technology applications in higher education, innovation, entrepreneurism, and regional sustainability, leadership development, global and diverse cultural experience, online and flexible course and program delivery formats.