The University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB) seeks an ASSOCIATE ATHLETIC DIRECTOR-STUDENT ATHLETE SERVICES 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.
UAB is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer committed to fostering a diverse, equitable and family-friendly environment in which all faculty and staff can excel and achieve work/life balance irrespective of, race, national origin, age, genetic or family medical history, gender, faith, gender identity and expression as well as sexual orientation. UAB also encourages applications from individuals with disabilities and veterans.
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.