This position is that of a Sports Specialist (Cross Country/Track & Field) in the Department of Physical Education and Athletics, U.S. Merchant Marine Academy, Kings Point, N.Y.
Applicants who do not possess a Bachelor’s Degree or higher in a field closely related to the duties required for the position may substitute a Bachelor’s Degree or higher in an unrelated field if they also possess significant professional training and specialized experience that is closely related to the duties of the position at a level of complexity and responsibility equivalent to those performed in the position.
Must possess at least 1 academic year of teaching Physical Education, Physical Fitness, or similar related courses, above the high school level (such as through academic instructions, student teaching, professional certification courses, presentations, etc.) or 1 full sports season of experience coaching and recruiting as an Assistant Track & Field Coach focused on combined events and/or throws at the NCAA Division I, II, or III or NAIA level.
Preferred Applicants should Possess:
Master’s Degree in a field related to the duties of the position.
At least two or more full years of NCAA Division I, II or III College level coaching as a Cross Country/Track & Field Coach.
At least two or more full years of recruiting at the collegiate level.
Expertise in technical aspects of Cross Country and Track/Field.