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Assistant Men's Tennis Coach




Jan. 20, 2008

The University of Iowa Athletics Department seeks applications for an Assistant Men's Tennis Coach. This is a 10-month position and includes full University benefits.

Responsibilities: Assist the head coach in the management and coaching of a Division I men's tennis program. This includes but is not limited to, recruiting (domestic and international), team travel, overseeing and planning strength training and conditioning activities, conducting individual workouts, planning team practices, and other duties as assigned by the head coach.

Required Qualifications: Bachelor's degree; knowledge of NCAA rules and a commitment to adhere to all rules and regulations of the University of Iowa, the Big Ten Conference and the NCAA; superior communication skills, effective organizational, administrative and public relations skills; demonstrated experience working effectively in a diverse environment; demonstrated experience conducting strength training/conditioning program for collegiate tennis team; successful playing career at competitive Division I institution and current ability to compete with top players on Division I team; coaching experience at Division I level.

Preferred Qualifications: Division I playing experience as all-Conference or all-American; demonstrated ability to use video in the coaching process.

Salary: Commensurate with qualifications and experience; start date approximately February 18, 2008.

Application Process: To apply for this position, visit our website at http://jobs.uiowa.edu and search for Requisition #54965. Only applications submitted at http://jobs.uiowa.edu will be accepted. Screening will start immediately and continue until the position is filled.

The University of Iowa is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.