Gannon University, a Catholic university, invites applications for the position of Head Men’s Basketball Coach. Under supervision of the Director of Athletics, this position will lead and direct a nationally recognized, high profile, intercollegiate NCAA Division II basketball program. Coaching responsibilities include but are not limited to: recruitment of academically and athletically talented student-athletes; application of NCAA Division II eligibility standards and athletic scholarship allocation; sound business and financial management; recruitment and supervision of assistant coaches; compliance with national, local, university, NCAA and Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference by-laws, regulations, standards and codes; development and implementation of schedules including practice, home and away competitions; detailed coordination of travel requirements for student-athletes.
Possessing and leading with a strong moral compass, the successful candidate will serve as an educator and role model in order to provide a transformative student-athlete experience; to facilitate an environment that fosters teamwork; and that will best assist in the development of a successful, nationally-competitive intercollegiate team. The ability to generate enthusiasm for the program and to engage with on-campus partners, the community and the media are crucial to this position. The successful candidate will be able to support and promote the Mission of University.
Requirements include a bachelor's degree (master’s preferred) and a minimum of five years of successful collegiate-level basketball coaching experience. A working knowledge of PSAC and NCAA rules as well as an understanding of the philosophy behind them is required. Gannon offers a rich benefit package. Salary will be commensurate with experience.
Gannon University, located near Lake Erie in Erie, Pennsylvania, offers ready access to a variety of cultural and exciting seasonal activities and is within a two-hour drive of Pittsburgh, Cleveland and Buffalo. For more information visit Erie to see all Erie, Pennsylvania has to offer.
Gannon seeks excellence through inclusiveness and invites women and members of underrepresented groups to apply. Application Procedure: Submit a cover letter, resume, and the contact information for five professional references to www.gannon.edu/employment. Review of applications will begin immediately and this position will remain open until filled. For more information about Gannon visit www.gannon.edu. Gannon University is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
About Gannon University
ABOUT GANNON UNIVERSITY
Founded in 1925, Gannon University is a four-year Catholic university, dedicated to providing a liberal arts education integrated with professional skills and faith-based learning. For more information visit http://www.gannon.edu
Gannon in Erie, Pennsylvania
Gannon University is located in downtown Erie, Pennsylvania, close to businesses, organizations and government agencies that are active partners in helping our students receive a hands-on education. Erie is Pennsylvania's fourth largest city, one of the busiest ports on the Great Lakes, and within a two-hour drive of Cleveland, Buffalo and Pittsburgh.
Gannon in Ruskin, Florida
Gannon University offers graduate health professional programs at a campus in Ruskin, Florida, which is located halfway between Tampa and Bradenton on the east coast of Tampa Bay.
The Florida campus is a response to the increasing demand for high-quality graduate education in disciplines that serve the rapidly expanding healthcare sector of the Florida economy. The additional site increases the opportunity for Gannon University students, prospective students and faculty to engage in educational and outreach ...activities that will help meet the need for health professionals.
INSPIRE OUR MISSION
Gannon is a Catholic, Diocesan university dedicated to excellence in teaching, scholarship and service. Our faculty and staff prepare students to be global citizens through programs grounded in the liberal arts and sciences and professional specializations. Inspired by the Catholic Intellectual Tradition, we offer a comprehensive, values-centered learning experience that emphasizes faith, leadership, inclusiveness and social responsibility.
Gannon was named a "Great College to Work For" for the second consecutive year according to The Chronicle of Higher Education's 2016 annual report on The Academic Workplace. Gannon received recognition in two of the 12 categories for confidence in senior leadership having the knowledge, skills and experience necessary for the success of the institution; and professional and career development programs, being cited for giving employees the opportunity to develop skills and understand requirements to advance their careers.
24 Cooperative Professional School Options
7 Associate's Degrees
27 Master's Degrees
Student/Faculty Ratio: 13:1
20 Student Varsity Sports
107 Student Clubs and Organizations
As a part of Gannon's strategic initiative to foster and promote innovative learning, our campus has grown and expanded to include new buildings and programs, which offer multi-disciplinary educational opportunities and integrate technology with instructing and learning.
To see more about these new additions to the University visit http://www.gannon.edu/about-gannon/new/
Gannon's unique campus location creates an atmosphere conducive to learning, scholarship, research, service and personal growth. The University's partnerships with downtown Erie neighborhoods, Erie County and the Diocese of Erie strive to support the local community through numerous initiatives driven by students, faculty and staff.
For more information about campus, local attractions and outreach visit http://www.gannon.edu/visitors-and-community
Gannon's globalization efforts are in full swing with increased international student enrollment, enhanced cultural events and awareness on campus and new learning abroad opportunities. The University provides the opportunity to develop a comprehensive worldview through initiatives including service-learning trips, international university partnerships, study abroad programs and faculty-led trips.
To learn more about Gannon's globalization initiatives, visit http://www.gannon.edu/Academic-Offerings/Special-Programs/Learning-Abroad/