Women's Basketball Assistant Coach

Job description

Requisition # 2018-8738
Department Athletics-Coaches
Category Athletics
Full-Time / Part-Time Part-Time
Application Deadline 5/18/2018


The mission of Princeton University Department of Athletics is to strive for excellence in academics and athletics, while embracing equity in opportunity, good sportsmanship, and ethical conduct. In keeping with this mission, the role of the Assistant Coach of Women's Basketball is to provide a quality varsity program which will challenge and develop the physical, mental and personal abilities of student-athletes of a Division I program.


Reporting to the Head Coach of Women's Basketball, the responsibilities of the assistant coach include, but are not limited to the following:

  • Assist in all aspects of coaching a nationally competitive Division I Women's Basketball program including thorough knowledge of the sport, coaching strategies and player development.
  • Assist in overall program planning and organization.
  • Assist in recruitment of student-athletes on national and regional levels.
  • Adhere to Ivy League and NCAA rules and regulations.
  • Work within the framework of the Department of Athletics administration and coaches.
  • Communicate effectively with students, faculty, administration, staff and alumni.


  • Successful basketball background preferably at the collegiate level.
  • Excellent communication skills, both oral and written.
  • Excellent computer skills.
  • Successfully pass NCAA recruiting examination within four months of hire.
  • First Aid, AED, and CPR certification within four months of hire.
  • Bachelor's degree

Please note that this position is 95% duty time.

Princeton University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. EEO IS THE LAW

Salary Grade

ADC, 010

Standard Weekly Hours


Eligible for Overtime


Benefits Eligible


Essential Services Personnel (see policy for detail)


Estimated Appointment End Date


Comments Related to End Date

Assistant Coach contracts are renewed annually.

Physical Capacity Exam Required


Valid Driver's License Required


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Posted: 5/12/2018
Application Due: 5/19/2018
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