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Athletics & Recreation

Assistant Men's and Women's Outdoor Track and Field/Cross Country Coach (#366)

Summary of Duties

Applications are invited for the part-time Assistant Men’s and Women’s Track and Field Coach position at Marywood University. The primary responsibilities include: assisting the head coach with recruiting, coaching emphasis specialty areas such as throws, sprints, pole vaults, etc., scheduling and related administrative duties involved with the outdoor track and field program.


  • Educational:

    The successful applicant will have: a minimum of a bachelor’s degree and 1-2 years experience as a coach, preferably at the Division III college/university level; general knowledge of intercollegiate athletics, NCAA policies and compliance issues; strong interpersonal, planning and organizational abilities; and, excellent oral and written communications skills. Competence with technology resources and a current driver’s license are vital to fulfilling the responsibilities of this position.

  • Essential Elements:

    Marywood is an independent, comprehensive, Catholic university with more than 3,100 students.  Located in a residential area of Scranton, PA with easy access to the Pocono Mountains, the University features a new ‘state-of-the-art’ athletics and wellness facility and is within a two-hour drive of New York City and Philadelphia. Affordable housing in attractive communities with good schools is readily available. The University enrolls approximately 1900 students in more than fifty-five undergraduate programs and approximately 1,300 graduate students in 33 masters degree, as well as terminal degree programs, including a Psy. D., Ed. S., M.F.A. and an inter-disciplinary Ph.D. with five specializations.

  • Other Elements:

    Review of applications will begin immediately for the 2019-20 academic year.  A letter of application, a resume, and the names and complete addresses of three current professional references should be submitted via the link to apply below.

    Marywood University is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer and encourages applications from women and minorities.

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