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Athletics & Recreation

Assistant Men's Basketball Coach (#390)


52 weeks / year with varying hours 

Summary of Duties

Applications are invited for the part-time Assistant Men's Basketball Coach position at Marywood University. The primary responsibilities include: assisting the head coach with recruiting, scheduling and related administrative duties involved with the men's basketball program.


  • Educational:

    The successful applicant will have:

    • A minimum of a Bachelor’s Degree, and 2-3 years of experience as a men’s basketball coach, preferably at the Division III college/university level
    • General knowledge of intercollegiate athletics as well as NCAA policies and compliance issues
    • A strong interpersonal, planning and organizational abilities
    • Excellent oral and written communications skills
    • Competency 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 3,500 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 1,900 students in more than fifty-five undergraduate programs and approximately 1,300 graduate students in 33 masters degree programs, as well as terminal degree programs, including a Psy. D., Ed. S., M.F.A and an inter-disciplinary Ph.D. with five specializations.

How to Apply

Review of applications will begin immediately for the 2019-2020 academic year. A Marywood application, resume, and the names and complete addresses of three current professional references should be submitted to the Assistant Men's Basketball Coach Search Committee c/o Office of Human Resources, Marywood University, 2300 Adams Avenue, Scranton, PA 18509-1598 or email to

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