Head Men’s Track & Field Coach and Faculty Member of the

Kinesiology, Sport & Wellness Department


Illinois Wesleyan University, a NCAA Division III institution and member of the College Conference of Illinois & Wisconsin, invites applications for the position of full-time Head Men’s Track & Field Coach and Faculty member in the Kinesiology, Sport & Wellness Department. We are seeking a Head Men’s Track & Field Coach that is committed to excellence in academics, athletics, and service while focusing on developing the whole person.  Preference will be given to those candidates that also have a proven track record or skills necessary to recruit top student-athletes that will be a great fit for the institution.  The Head Men’s Track & Field coach will work collaboratively with the Director of Track and Field in budgeting, fundraising, meet scheduling, meet management, practice planning and management of assistant coaches.  The Head Men’s Track & Field coach is responsible for recruiting, retaining and graduating student-athletes, monitoring student athlete’s academic progress, off-season programs, assisting with public and media relations efforts, coordinating team community service and performing other duties as assigned by the Director of Athletics. Teaching load will be dependent upon other duties assigned. Successful candidate will adhere to all rules of the CCIW, NCAA, & IWU and will fulfill the requirements and expectations of the Illinois Wesleyan University athletic department. Previous coaching and/or athletic experiences at the collegiate level is preferred. Bachelor’s degree is required, Master’s preferred.


Illinois Wesleyan University and the Athletics Department are strongly committed to recruiting, supporting and fostering, a diverse, inclusive and civil community of outstanding faculty, staff and students. Applicants MUST provide a clear statement describing their understanding of inclusion and how their experiences have prepared them to contribute to the IWU commitment of building a diverse and inclusive environment.


Illinois Wesleyan University provides an excellent benefit package. For more information, please visit the following link - IWU JOBS. Please email cover letter, inclusion statement, resume, and reference list to: Mindy McCluskey, Office Coordinator, mmcclusk@iwu.edu.  Reference “Men’s Track & Field” in the subject line. Illinois Wesleyan University’s sexual harassment and sexual violence policy may be accessed at IWU Sexual Harassment Policy. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Final candidate must pass a pre-employment background investigation. University Website. Athletic Department Website. IWU is an Equal Opportunity Employer Committed to Inclusive Excellence.