New Mexico State University is a comprehensive land-grant institution of higher learning accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Universities. An active research university, NMSU anchors the southern end of New Mexico’s Rio Grande Research Corridor, exceeding $140 million in research and public service expenditures. NMSU is classified as a Hispanic-serving institution by the federal government with a total minority enrollment over 48%. Home to the state’s NASA Space Grant Program, NMSU is located in Las Cruces, which features desert mesas, the farmlands of the Rio Grande Valley, and the Organ Mountains, an extension of the Rocky Mountain chain. The University is committed to building a cultural diverse educational environment.
Knowledge of applicable team or individual sports and playing rules. Knowledge of NCAA recruiting rules. Knowledge of NCAA student-athlete academic eligibility requirements. Knowledge of strengthening and conditioning programs and routines.
Demonstrated competitive coaching skills in area of sporting specialty. Organizing and coordinating skills. Strong interpersonal and communication skills and the ability to work effectively with a wide range of constituencies in a diverse community.
Ability to communicate effectively, both orally and in writing. Ability to foster a cooperative work environment. Ability to make administrative/procedural decisions and judgments. Ability to read and follow technical instructions and manuals.