The Director of Athletics will provide visionary leadership, strategic direction, policy development and management of all programs, staff and facilities while in compliance with the rules and regulations of the university, NCAA and the Pennsylvania State Athletics Conference. The Director of Athletics will maintain a Department of Athletics that is committed to the university’s mission, strategic priorities, and its commitment to diversity and inclusion. The Director of Athletics will be the department’s chief fundraiser while managing department funds, budgets, and accounts.
Qualifications: Minimum Requirements: Master’s degree and 5 years intercollegiate athletics administration experience or Master’s degree with other equivalent work experience.
Preferred Qualifications: Seven or more years of intercollegiate athletic administration experience in a successful NCAA Division I or II athletic program.
Additional Requirements: Progressive athletic administrative experience in an NCAA environment. Demonstrated effectiveness in ethical leadership, written and oral communication, relationship and consensus building skills, planning and organization, resource management, cultural competency as well as friend and fund raising.
Essential Requirements: Demonstrated commitment to the advancement of the East Stroudsburg University’s mission, community principles and strategic plan, continued scholarly growth and service to the department, university and community. Ability to communicate effectively and utilize current electronic and office technologies. Ability to work with a wide variety of constituent groups. May be required to lift, stand, walk, reach with arms, etc. Travel and ability to work a varied schedule are required.
Closing Date: Opened until filled ~ Committee will begin reviewing application on 9/29/17.