Associate Athletic Director - Student-Athlete Services
Location: Birmingham, Alabama
Required Education: 4 Year Degree
Internal Number: T189607
The Associate Athletic Director will be responsible for student-athlete academic and student services to maintain athletic eligibility. To develop and conduct new employee and ongoing training in the areas of student-athlete support services and student-athlete development. To manage departmental budget. To serve as a liaison for athletics to various departments on campus. To oversee the student-athlete development and leadership training programs. To foster cooperative working relationships with fellow staff members within the department. To support the athletics department goals and philosophies as described by the Director of Athletics and to work to achieve and uphold the department s mission statement and core values. To direct day-to-day counseling responsibilities of sport teams. To engage student-athletes in decisions relating to academic and career success.
Bachelor's degree in a related field and five (5) years of related experience required. Work experience may NOT substitute for education requirement.
The ideal candidate will have leadership, teamwork, attention to detail and verbal written communication skills preferred.
Known for its innovative and interdisciplinary approach to education at both the graduate and undergraduate levels, the University of Alabama at Birmingham is an internationally renowned research university and academic medical center and the state of Alabama’s largest single employer, with an economic impact exceeding $7 billion annually on the state.