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ANNOUNCEMENT OF POSITION VACANCY




Sept. 27, 2004

Associate Director of Athletic Training

BRIEF JOB DESCRIPTION
The University of Iowa is seeking applicants and nominations for Associate Director of Athletic Training. The Associate Director will manage one of four on-campus training room facilities. The Associate Director of Athletic Training will work closely with the Director of Athletic Training Services, Director of Sports Medicine and the Director of Sports Rehabilitation to promote a comprehensive, integrated model for sports medicine care for University student-athletes. The Associate Director of Athletic Training will have sport coverage responsibilities to be determined and in that role will be asked to provide clinical supervision for curriculum students.

QUALIFICATIONS
Requires a Master's degree in an appropriate discipline or an equivalent combination of education and experience. BOC certification in athletic training is necessary along with eligibility for Iowa state license. Must have demonstrated knowledge of NCAA rules and sports medicine standards of care, excellent organizational and communication skills, a history of successful leadership and/or implementing innovative processes, excellent self-motivation, a strong commitment to professional growth, and an interest in working in a team environment. Strong preference is given to candidates with full-time, professional experiences as follows: a) at least 5 years as an ATC, b) 3-5 years working with a diversity of intercollegiate teams, c) successful clinical supervision of athletic training students, d) summer sport camp co-ordination, and e) completion of Ph.D. Those with equivalent experiences (e.g. PT, PA, etc.) are encouraged to apply.

TERMS OF APPOINTMENT
Full-time, 12-month annual appointment. Salary commensurate with qualifications and experience.

APPLICATIONS
Interested applicants should send a letter of application, complete resume, and a listing of 5 references with addresses, phone numbers, and e-mail contact information as soon as possible to:

Paul Federici, M.Ed., A.T., C.
ATTN: Lori Neu
The University of Iowa
Department of Intercollegiate Athletics
340 Carver-Hawkeye Arena
Iowa City IA 52242-1020
Lori- neu@uiowa.edu
Phone: (319) 335-8874
Fax: (319) 335-9333

Screening will start immediately and continue until the position is filled. Expected start date is October 18, 2004.

The University of Iowa is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.