Recruit, counsel and coach all student athletes participating in an assigned varsity sport.
Principle Duties and Responsibilities:
Adhere to any and all NCAA, Mid-American Conference and Eastern Michigan University policies, rules, regulations, and operational procedures.
Organize and direct all activities of a varsity sport.
Counsel and advise student athletes with academic or personal problems.
Direct the recruitment of prospective high school athletes to Eastern Michigan University.
Supervise assistant coaches and athletic support personnel.
Assist in the scheduling of athletic contests.
Determine the amount and quality of equipment and supplies to be ordered.
Monitor all expenditures associated with varsity team budget.
Perform various community services and functions such as clinic and speaking engagements.
Instruct classes as assigned by the Department.
Perform related departmental duties as required.
A Bachelor's degree is required.
Previous player experience in the assigned sport at the college level is necessary.
One year previous experience instructing and/or coaching in the assigned sport is necessary.
Knowledge of NCAA policies is required.
Previous recruitment, scheduling, training, and sports fund raising experience is desirable.
Experience in counseling and advising student athletes with problems is desirable.
Internal Number: 8041
About Eastern Michigan University
Since its inception, Eastern Michigan, first as a Normal School, then as a College and finally as a University, has grown and developed to respond to the ever-changing needs of society. Over the years, EMU has educated thousands of sons and daughters of Michigan, the nation, and the world. The University currently serves 23,000 students who are pursuing undergraduate, graduate, specialist, doctoral and certificate degrees in the arts, sciences and professions. In all, more than 200 majors, minors and concentrations are delivered through the University?s Colleges of Arts and Sciences; Business; Education; Health and Human Services; Technology, and its graduate school. Eastern Michigan?s exceptional faculty, students and alumni include CEOs from major businesses; a National Student Teacher of the Year, National Teacher of the Year, numerous Fulbright Scholars and Milken Family Foundation National Educators award winners; and several Michigan Teachers of the Year.