July 15, 2005
DEPARTMENT: CROSS COUNTRY, TRACK & FIELD
POSITION TITLE: Throws Coach
STARTING DATE: Soon as possible after selection
DUTIES: Responsible for all student-athletes involved in track and field throws including their recruitment, coaching and strength and conditioning program. Assist the head coach with the successful administration and communication of the goals and objectives of the track and field program to academically and athletically qualified student-athletes.
REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS: Bachelor’s degree. Minimum of one-year throw events coaching experience. Possess knowledge of and commitment to following NCAA rules. Proven integrity and leadership skills, thorough knowledge of selected events, and ability to teach and motivate student-athletes at a Division I level.
PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS: Three years experience as an intercollegiate track and field coach. Possess knowledge and experience designing a throws and strength program and possess experience in recruiting at the college level.
APPLICATIONS PROCESS: Apply on-line at http://jobs.ku.edu
APPLICATION DEADLINE: July 29, 2005 Application review will begin immediately.
THE UNIVERSITY OF KANSAS IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY /AFFIRMATIVE ACTION EMPLOYER. THE UNIVERSITY ENCOURAGES APPLICATIONS FROM UNDERREPRESENTED GROUP MEMBERS. FEDERAL AND STATE LEGISLATION PROHIBITS DISCRIMINATION ON THE BASIS OF RACE, RELIGION, COLOR, NATIONAL ORIGIN, ANCESTRY, SEX, AGE, DISABILITY, AND VETERAN STATUS. IN ADDITION, THE UNIVERSITY POLICIES PROHIBIT DISCRIMINATION ON THE BASIS OF SEXUAL ORIENTATION, MARITAL STATUS, AND PARENTAL STATUS.