The Head Lacrosse Coach is responsible for organizing and administering all phases of the lacrosse program, including but not limited to student-athlete skill and leadership development, the recruitment of outstanding student-athletes, practice organization, game day coaching, budget management, and scheduling and supervision of an assistant coach. Teaching in the physical education and wellness curriculum is also expected. An appreciation and understanding of the role athletics and physical education play in a rigorous academic setting is essential. The head lacrosse coach is expected to engage in the department’s diversity, equity and inclusion goals that further the mission of the College.
Initial appointment is for one year; after a successful review, reappointment is for a three-year period.
To apply for this position, candidates must submit a cover letter, resume, statement of demonstrated commitment to diversity and inclusion, and contact information for three references (including email addresses) via Interfolio at: http://apply.interfolio.com/125884. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.
Bachelor’s degree and First Aid/CPR/AED certification are required; master’s degree is preferred. Demonstrated coaching, recruiting, and teaching experience are required. All candidates should possess an understanding of the role physical education and athletics play in a rigorous academic setting and an ability to identify and attract outstanding students to the College.
Bryn Mawr College is a distinguished liberal arts women’s college with a vibrant faculty of scholar-teachers, a talented staff and intellectually curious students eager to make a difference in the world. The College is committed to increasing the diversity of its students, faculty, staff, and curricular offerings with a particular focus on enhancing ethnic and racial diversity and advancing social justice and inclusion. We believe diversity strengthens our community and enriches the education of our students. We have a student body of about 1,400 undergraduates (32 percent are U.S. students of color and 14 percent are international students). There are over 300 graduate students in coeducational graduate programs in social work, humanities and science. Bryn Mawr College is located in metropolitan Philadelphia and enjoys strong consortial relationships with Haverford College, Swarthmore College, and the University of Pennsylvania. Bryn Mawr College is an equal-opportunity employer; candidates from underrepresented groups and women are especially encouraged to apply.