Executive Athletic Director/Senior Associate Athletic Director
Working Title: Executive Athletic Director/Senior Associate Athletic Director
Position Type: University Executive Staff
Department: Department of Athletics
Posting Date: 11-26-2018
The University of Virginia (UVA) is a highly competitive Division I program committed to academic and athletic excellence. The UVA Department of Athletics is now accepting applications for the position of Executive Athletic Director/Senior Associate Athletic Director. The University, located in Charlottesville, Virginia, is a selective public institution known for its teaching, research, and public service. UVA sponsors a 27 sport intercollegiate athletics program, which includes approximately 750 student-athletes.
This is a critical role which assists the Director of Athletics with the overall management of the University's Athletics Department. The Executive Associate AD/Senior Associate AD assists the Director of Athletics with the day-to-day management of the Athletics Department. The position is responsible for coordinating and communicating the Department's strategic and long-range planning. In addition, the Executive Associate AD/Senior Associate AD serves as the Department of Athletics liaison to the University Title IX office, coordinates the Athletics Department Gender Equity plan and other Title IX reports and matters including but not limited to proactive educational efforts for Department student-athletes, coaches, and staff. This position serves as sport administrator for assigned sports and coordinates departmental functions related to overall management of sports programs. Candidates with experience in any of the following areas are encouraged to apply: Internal and external operations, corporate relations, community relations, capital campaigns, fundraising, revenue generation, marketing and promotions, and organizational management.
A Bachelor's Degree and a minimum of five years of experience with documentation of proven leadership and success at the NCAA Division I level or comparable industry-related level is required. A Master's Degree or Juris Doctorate and more than 10 years of experience with documentation of proven leadership and success at the NCAA Division I level or comparable industry-related level is preferred.
Strong interpersonal, written and oral communication skills and the ability to work effectively with a diverse community of constituencies are critical. A demonstrated commitment to diversity and inclusion is vital.
Title and starting salary commensurate with qualifications.
To apply, create a candidate profile at https://jobs.virginia.edu and search on Posting Number 0624537. In addition, please attach a cover letter and CV/resume. For questions regarding the position or application process, contact Chris Cunningham, [email protected] The deadline for applications is January 1, 2019.
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The University of Virginia, including the UVA Health System and the University Physician's Group are fundamentally committed to the diversity of our faculty and staff. We believe diversity is excellence expressing itself through every person's perspectives and lived experiences. We are equal opportunity and affirmative action employers. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender identity, marital status, national or ethnic origin, political affiliation, race, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, veteran status, and family medical or genetic information.
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