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Head Coach - (Men's & Women's) Track & Field/Cross Country

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Northeastern University Employee Benefits

Northeastern University is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Educational Institution and Employer, Title IX University. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by the law. Northeastern University is an E-Verify Employer.

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A Criminal Background Check is required for this position.

Posting Details

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Position Information

Position Title Head Coach - (Men's & Women's) Track & Field/Cross Country
Requisition Number STFR004365
Division/College Athletics
Interdisciplinary Division/College
Location Boston Main Campus
Full-time/Part-time Full Time
Grade 12
Posting Date 02/13/2018

Direct and manage all aspects of NCAA Division I Men’s and Women’s Track Program. Train and coach student-athletes to maximize their potential during practice and competitions, provide strong student-athlete experience, recruit and retain students who can succeed at NU athletically and academically; supervise and mentor assistant coaches and staff; embrace academic integrity; oversee program budget and fundraise as needed; operate program within NCAA, University and conference guidelines; demonstrate commitment to department mission and core values; participate in public relation activities; schedule non-conference games.


Bachelor’s degree required; Master’s degree preferred. A minimum of four years of successful coaching experience on the NCAA collegiate level is required; head coaching experience preferred. Commitment to integrity and University’s academic mission required.

Additional Information

A Criminal Background Check is required for this position.

Documents Needed to Apply

Required Documents
  1. Resume
Optional Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. References
  3. Licenses

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