Athletics: Head Men's Basketball Coach

Revised Duties (4/9/12)

A full-time, professional academic staff position is available at the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire with primary duties in the Athletics Department as the Head Men's Basketball Coach (66%) and in the Athletics Department working with Event Management, Fund Raising, and performing other duties to be assigned (34%).


  • Serve as Head Men's Basketball Coach. 
  • Perform other duties as assigned.    



  • A  master's degree.
  • At least two years of coaching experience at the collegiate level.   


  • Experience with event management in a collegiate environment   

The successful candidate will also demonstrate the potential for collaborative leadership, the ability to manage multiple tasks, strong communication skills, a high degree of personal initiative and a commitment to equity, diversity and inclusiveness.  

UW-Eau Claire has one of the outstanding NCAA Division III intercollegiate athletic programs in the country.  The Blugolds are a member of the Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference, a nine-member league considered to be the premier Conference of Champions in DIII.  The Blugold sports module includes 11 women's sports and 9 men's sports, which have together garnered 9 national championships, 145 conference championships, including 72 since 1990.  The Blugolds have hosted numerous post-season events, including national championships in women's basketball, softball, and gymnastics as well as men's and women's cross country.  

Application Procedure

Materials required:

  • Letter of application
  • highest degree earned transcript (unofficial copies accepted)
  • Vitae
  • Names and contact information of three references. 

Application materials should be sent electronically to:

Ms. Nancy Hendricks
Athletics Department Associate
University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire

To ensure consideration, completed applications must be received by April 22, 2012.  However, screening may continue until the position is filled.

The university reserves the right to contact additional references with notice given to the candidates at an appropriate time in the process. Applicants names are subject to public release unless confidentiality has been requested in writing. Names of all finalists must be released upon request. A criminal background check will be required prior to employment.

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UW-Eau Claire is an AA/EEO employer dedicated to enhancing equity, diversity and inclusivity.

Posted 4/6/12