Responsibilities: Direct all aspects of an NCAA Division I men’s and women’s track and field program including student recruitment, scheduling, team travel, practice planning, budget management, selection and supervision of assistant coaches, fundraising, public relations, administration of summer camps and clinics, and administration of the men’s and women’s track and field program in full compliance with the National Collegiate Athletics Association (NCAA), Conference, and University rules and regulations. The position includes teaching classes in the physical education program.
Qualifications: The successful candidate must possess a Bachelor’s Degree (a Master’s Degree is preferred or the equivalent), successful coaching and teaching experience at the collegiate level, and the ability to identify and attract outstanding students to the university. Candidates must have a clear understanding of the student first philosophy in place at UC Davis and the role of a teacher-coach.
Appointment:Full-time head coach position in the intercollegiate athletics program and lecturer in physical education. A Collective Bargaining Unit covers the lecturer portion of this appointment.
Compensation: Competitive and commensurate with the expectations of the position as well as the qualifications and experience of the applicant.
Applicant Deadline: The position is open until filled.
Starting Date: As soon as possible.
How to Apply: Submit a cover letter describing interests and qualifications for the position, a resume, and the names and phone numbers of at least three references to:
or mail to:
Head Men’s and Women’s Track & Field Coach Intercollegiate Athletics University of California, Davis One Shields Avenue Davis, CA 95616 Attention: Amie Smith
The University of California, Davis sponsors 25 sports for men and women and is an NCAA D-I member of the Big West Conference. For more information about UC Davis Athletics please go to http://ucdavisaggies.cstv.com/.
The University is interested in candidates who are committed to the highest standard of scholarship and professional activities, and to the development of a campus that supports equality and diversity. The University of California is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer.
Additional Salary Information: Competitive and commensurate with the expectations of the position as well as the qualifications and experience of the applicant.
About University of California, Davis Intercollegiate Athletics
The purpose of Intercollegiate Athletics (ICA) at UC Davis is to mirror the mission of the University by providing a student-centered program dedicated to excellence. ICA empowers student-athletes to compete at the highest level academically and athletically while preparing them to become the next generation of leaders. As ambassadors of UC Davis and the community, our student-athletes, coaches and staff are committed to excellence, integrity, diversity, respect, and accountability