Athletics News

July 1, 2009

The University of Iowa Athletics Department seeks applications for an assistant women's rowing coach.

Responsibilities: This position has primary responsibility for the novice rowing program and recruiting for a highly competitive Division I rowing program. Assist the head coach with coordination of recruiting (including travel, visits and correspondence), summer camps and all other areas of the program as assigned by the head coach. Must be committed to the development of a high caliber program and conducting the program in accordance with the philosophy of the athletic department.

Qualifications: Bachelor's degree or equivalent combination of education and experience required; Master's preferred. Required qualifications: Excellent knowledge of the techniques and strategies of rowing; demonstrated knowledge of the NCAA rules and a commitment to adhere to all rules and regulations of the University of Iowa, the Big Ten Conference and the NCAA; demonstrated experience working effectively in a diverse environment; excellent communication skills; effective organization and administrative skills. Preferred qualifications: Three years intercollegiate rowing and/or club level coaching experience and/or women's collegiate competitive experience. Preference will be given to candidates that can most effectively meet the overall recruiting and novice team development needs of the women's rowing program.

Salary: Commensurate with qualifications and experience.

Terms of Employment: Full-time, 12-month appointment with full University benefits, annually renewable, beginning on or about August 14, 2009.

Application Process: To apply for this position, visit our website at and search for Requisition #56916. Screening will start immediately and continue until the position is filled.

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