Academics, Director of Athletics, Senior Administration
Texas Tech University is seeking qualified applicants to serve as the Senior Associate Athletics Director for Academic Services in the Texas Tech University Athletics Department. The Senior Associate Athletics Director for Academic Services is responsible for ensuring student-athletic academic success, retention, and graduation. This position reports to Kirby Hocutt, Texas Tech University’s Athletic Director, and serves as a member of the Athletic Director’s Executive Staff.
The Senior Associate Athletics Director is expected to be a leader who maintains an understanding of current national issues facing NCAA member institutions and anticipates change with the purpose of enhancing the academic growth of students and reinforcing the student-centered learning environment through progressive, focused, and innovative programs.
The Senior Associate Athletics Director is expected to have successful managerial experience with the ability to make informed decisions in a fast-paced environment with shifting priorities based on analytics and an understanding of the organizational culture.
Texas Tech University Overview
Texas Tech University offers more than 100 undergraduate, over 100 masters and 50 doctoral degree programs, and is in the midst of the most exciting time in the school’s history. As the university embarks on becoming the state’s next national research university, the opportunities for students could not be greater.
Even with an enrollment of more than 36,000 students, the University prides itself on retaining the feel of a smaller institution where students boast of one-on-one interaction with top faculty. The University strives to foster an environment that celebrates student accomplishment above all else. Texas Tech is large enough to provide the best in facilities and academics, but small enough to focus on each student individually, with a commitment to enhancing the cultural and economic development of the community, state, nation and world. Texas Tech students come from almost every county in Texas, all 50 states and more than 100 foreign countries.
Texas Tech University Athletics
Texas Tech University participates in the NCAA Division I and is a founding member of the Big 12 Conference. The Athletics program proudly promotes its mission, “To Educate, Serve and Grow Fearless Champions,” by supporting more than 400 student athletes in 17 different sports.
To Educate, Serve and Grow Fearless Champions
The following principles guide us in our planning processes, as well as our day-to-day actions and decisions:
Do the Right Thing
Strive for Excellence
Promote Teamwork and Positive Relationships
Honor Tradition and Embrace Change
Work Hard, Have Fun, and Celebrate Success
Create Lasting Memories
Apply online at http://www.workattexastech.com; enter via STAFF portal and search for req#ID9989
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Upload the following to the online application: resume & cover letter
If you should need assistance with the application process, please do not hesitate to contact Texas Tech University, Human Resources, Talent Acquisition office at email@example.com or 806.742.3851.
As an EEO/AA employer, the Texas Tech University System and its components will not discriminate in our employment practices based on an applicant’s race, ethnicity, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, genetic information or status as a protected veteran.
Texas Tech University prides itself on being a major comprehensive research university and academically, the most diverse. As a public research university, Texas Tech advances knowledge through innovative and creative teaching, research, and scholarship. The university is dedicated to student success by preparing learners to be ethical leaders for a diverse and globally competitive workforce. The... university is committed to enhancing the cultural and economic development of the state, nation, and world. The University and the Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center share a 1,800 acre campus in Lubbock. Approximately 229,573 people live in the metropolitan area. At a 3,200 foot altitude, summers are warm and breezy, winters are mild. The sun shines approximately 260 days per year. Spanish renaissance architecture, with red tile roofs and buff brick, is the hallmark of the well-landscaped campus. The University has eleven colleges, a Graduate School, and a School of Law. The Health Sciences Center has Schools of Medicine, Nursing and Allied Health, as well as a separate institution, TTU HSC El Paso. Student enrollment is approximately 35,134.