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Assistant Coach, Men's Lacrosse

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Type: Full-time
Campus: Mount Carmel - Hamden, CT
Categories: Staff

Overview: Quinnipiac University's Department of Athletics seeks applications for an Assistant Coach, Men's Lacrosse to assist in program management by providing positive leadership and direction to all facets of the men’s lacrosse program in order to advance the mission of the University and the Department of Athletics. Specific areas of responsibility include assistance with coaching, recruiting and student-athlete development, as well as providing specialized leadership to defensive players and lead on-field defensive efforts.
About Quinnipiac: Quinnipiac University is a private, coeducational institution located 90 minutes north of New York City and two hours from Boston. The university currently has an enrollment of 9,000 students in more than 130 degree programs through its Schools of Business, Communications, Education, Computing, and Engineering, Health Sciences, Law, Medicine, Nursing, and the College of Arts and Sciences. Our 21 Division I teams have achieved remarkable success, boasting multiple conference titles. This includes a 2023 NCAA National Championship win in ice hockey, a three-time defending national champion women's rugby team, and a trip to the Sweet 16 for our women's basketball team. The Quinnipiac University Poll is nationally recognized as a leader in public opinion research, and the university is consistently recognized by U.S. News & World Report and Princeton Review's "The Best 388 Colleges." The university is in the midst of program expansion and renewal for both traditional and adult learners, attraction of diverse communities, development of innovative corporate partnerships, and construction of an ambitious set of capital projects. For more information, please visit Connect with Quinnipiac on Facebook, Instagram, YouTube, TikTok and X.
  • Adhere to the highest standards of academic integrity and work in compliance with all University, NCAA, MAAC Conference, ECAC Conference and Big East Conference rules and regulations.
  • Coach student-athletes during team practices as well as home and away contests.
  • Provide specialized leadership to offensive players.
  • Assist the Head Coach and Associate Head Coach with daily/weekly/seasonal practice planning.
  • Assist with recruiting (on and off campus as assigned), scheduling, film, travel, budget administration, alumni/community relations and team promotion.
  • Responsible for student-athlete academic oversight and monitoring.
  • Communicate via email and other methods in a professional and efficient manner to assist in recruiting efforts and relationship building with community partners both on and off campus.
  • Support efforts related to the development of Men’s Lacrosse alumni and community relations.
  • Demonstrate a commitment to the student-athlete, passion for the game and the ability to coach and motivate.
  • Other duties, as assigned.
Education Requirements:
  • Bachelor's degree required
  • 1-2 years of playing or coaching lacrosse at the collegiate level
  • Collegiate-level lacrosse skills
  • Effective oral and written communication
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office
  • Strong organizational, interpersonal, communication and computer skills
  • Demonstrated ability to work with diverse populations and a commitment to diversity and inclusion
Special Instructions to Applicants:


Applications must be submitted electronically and include a resume, cover letter addressing how your experience supports the requirements of this position and Quinnipiac' commitment to diversity and inclusion, and contact information for three references on the application form.

We offer a comprehensive benefits package for full-time faculty and staff which includes tuition remission and a culture that is inclusive and driven by excellence.

Quinnipiac University is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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