Emporia State University is seeking a Director of Tennis for its men’s and women’s tennis programs. Our Division II intercollegiate athletic program is engaged in a tremendous transformation and all programs are very competitive within the traditionally strong Mid-America Intercollegiate Athletics Association (MIAA).
The Director of Tennis is responsible for administering all aspects of the sport program with emphasis on coaching of the men’s tennis team and oversight of the women’s head coach and team. This includes: coaching, recruiting, match/tournament scheduling, student development, budget management, compliance with NCAA DII, and conference rules/regulations and community building.
The head coach is also responsible for participating as a member of the college community and with all collaborative departmental functions as needed.
This is a full-time position with excellent benefits, vacation, retirement and continuing education support. EEO Statement We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.
Bachelor’s degree, with Master’s degree preferred
NCAA Division I and/or II head or assistant coaching experience
Collegiate sports playing experience preferred
Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, judgement and integrity
Strong computing skills including database manipulation, email and calendar savvy, technological teaching tools, video analysis and manipulation
Passion and ability for personal growth and learning
Complete Professional Resume
Cover Letter that addresses the responsibilities listed
Emporia State University offers academic programs in the School of Business, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, School of Library and Information Management and The Teachers College. ESU is the only public university in Kansas to have earned national recognition as a College of Distinction, an honor for universities that demonstrate innovative application of high-impact education. In addition, in the Best Colleges 2018 guidebook by U.S. News and World Report, ESU is ranked No. 2 in lowest student debt of all Midwest regional universities. U.S. News also cited ESU’s School of Business as a best value for both in-state and out-of-state students and ranked the online graduate education and non-MBA online programs in the Top 100 programs in the nation