The Assistant Director/Academic Coordinator will assist the Associate Athletic Director with the day-to-day support services of the Rocket Student-Athlete Academic center. The Assistant Director/Academic Coordinator will serve as the Director of Football Academics and also oversee academic support services for additional sports teams assigned by the Associate Athletic Director. The Assistant Director/Academic Coordinator will work closely with student-athletes in the review of class scheduling, tutoring, or study skill needs and will be responsible for communicating with appropriate coaching staff regarding student-athlete advising, academic and athletic eligibility issues. Other responsibilities would include the following but not limited to only these tasks: coordinator and communicating with campus offices, college advisers, department offices, student affairs, office of Provost, coordinator of athletic eligibility, and the Assistant Athletic Director for Compliance to help ensure student-athlete progress-toward-degree completion according to NCAA, MAC and University of Toledo guidelines.
Bachelor’s degree in a relevant field and have between three to five years of experience in the area of student development, teaching, collegiate athletics and/or student-athlete academic support services. At least one year of supervision over a full-time employee.
Master’s degree in sports management, higher education, special education, counseling, education, educational psychology, higher education, or similar field preferred. Two to five years working with NCAA Division I student-athletes.
About University of Toledo
The University of Toledo is one of 13 state universities in Ohio. It was established in 1872 and became a member of the state university system in 1967. The University of Toledo and the Medical University of Ohio merged in 2006 to form the third-largest public university operating budget in the state.UT is a community built around eleven academic colleges and professional programs matched only by a handful of public universities nationwide, including The Ohio State University and the University of Michigan.