Program Coordinator

Position Number 998883

Functional Title Program Coordinator

Position Type Staff

Position Summary

The mission of the Institute to Promote Athlete Health and Wellness (IPAHW) is to improve the health and wellness of all athletes through the translation of prevention research to effective programs, policies, and practices IPAHW is at the forefront of excellence in health promotion for athletes of all ages and levels of competition. IPAHW collaboratively works with a variety of organizations to provide educational resources and support through evidence-based programming, training, and research/evaluation.

The IPAHW, an institute located in The Department of Public Health Education, has recently been awarded several large contracts and grants and needs more support to coordinate and manage these projects. These projects include recruitment and retention of 200+ NCAA member institutions, program implementation, and program development. The Institute is currently seeking qualified candidates for the Program Coordinator position.

Primary function include:

  • Manage implementation and recruitment for programs,
  • Coordinate and assist with the development of new programming,
  • Oversee staff and student employees,
  • Provide administrative support for the Institute.


Minimum Qualifications

Master's Degree or higher in social and behavioral sciences, public health or in a related field; excellent written and oral communication skills; experience in project management; and demonstrated ability to work well with a variety of constituencies.



Preferred Qualifications

Certified Health Education Specialist preferred.



Tenure Status N/A

Special Instructions to Applicants

Applicants are required to upload a list of references of least three (3) professional references that includes:

  • Name
  • Company Name
  • Type of reference (Professional, Supervisor, Colleague, Academic or Personal). One (1) of those references will need to be a current or previous supervisor.
  • Email Address
  • Contact Phone Number


Recruitment Range Salary is competitive and will be commensurate with experience

Org #-Department Promote Athlete Health & Wellness - 13406

Job Open Date 09/01/2017

For Best Consideration Date 09/15/2017

Job Close Date

Open Until Filled Yes

Type of Appointment 1.0 (Full-Time)

Time Limited? Yes

Time Limited Duration

8 months with possibility of renewal



Number of Months per Year 12

Applicant Documents
Required Documents
  1. Resume/CV
  2. Cover Letter
  3. List of References
Optional Documents
  1. Reference Letter 1
  2. Reference Letter 2
  3. Reference Letter 3


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  2. If you selected "Other", please provide the name of the resource here.

    (Open Ended Question)





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EOE AA/M/F/D/V

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