| The University of Alabama at Birmingham’s Department of Athletics invites applications in a national search for the position of Senior Associate Athletics Director. This full-time position provides executive level leadership to the Athletics Department in accordance with NCAA, conference and University rules and regulations while: 1) creating an atmosphere where graduation is facilitated through participation in intercollegiate athletics, 2) teaching student-athletes to be productive citizens who contribute to society for life, and 3) winning championships. |
The Senior Associate Athletics Director must have a philosophy that maintains a competitive Division I athletics program that values the educational and personal well-being of its student-athletes, coaches, and staff and emphasizes the core values of:
• Innovation and vision
• Hunger for excellence
• Servant leadership
• Integration of athletics into UAB’s educational mission
• Sportsmanship, class, and respect
• Fiscal responsibility
• Inclusiveness, gender equity, and diversity
Traditional responsibilities include, but are not limited to, managing and directing specific units within the athletics department, sport oversight, providing strategic leadership to the overall athletics department, and building relationships with other departments and constituency groups on campus and in the community.
For consideration, please submit via the UAB employment website: 1) a cover letter addressing qualifications for the position 2) a resume, and 3) contact information for professional references. All applicants must apply via the UAB employment website and are not accepted via mail, email or fax. Reference number for this position is T45542. For assistance, contact UAB Recruitment Services at 205.934.5246.
This is a full-time position with a full benefits package. Compensation is commensurate with experience and qualifications. A review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Employment with UAB is contingent upon successful completion of a background check.