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, firstname.lastname@example.org. 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.