UNT System Overview:
Welcome to the University of North Texas System, or UNT World as we like to call ourselves. UNT World includes the University of North Texas in Denton, the University of North Texas at Dallas and the University of North Texas Health Science Center in Fort Worth. We are the only university system based exclusively in the robust Dallas-Fort Worth region and we are committed to transforming lives and creating economic opportunity through education. We are growing with the DFW region, enrolling a record 47,000+ students across our system and awarding nearly 12,000 degrees each year.Posting Title:
Senior Associate Athletic Director for Athletics for Leadership and Personal Brand DevelopmentDepartment:
UNT-Athletics Facilities-220410Job Location:
Salary Commensurate with ExperienceDepartment Summary:
UNT competes as a member of the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) and Conference USA. North Texas’ athletic programs are classified as NCAA Division I, the largest and highest division among all colleges and universities. The 46,000 square-foot Athletic Center located off South Bonnie Brae Street is the centerpiece of North Texas athletics. Athletics strives to conduct a competitive athletics program that promotes faculty, staff, student and community affiliation and participation with the North Texas Athletics. Provide facilities which attract the highest level of talent and allow student-athletes to perform at the highest level in practice and during competition.Position Overview:
The Senior Associate Director of Athletics for Leadership and Personal Brand Development serves a member of the department’s senior leadership team that is committed to excellence and advancing the department through its strategic plan. The fundamental responsibility of this position is to support and foster personal, social and professional growth for the more thanMinimum Qualifications:
350 student-athletes at the University of North Texas. This position is responsible for overseeing, enhancing and continually creating programming for student-athletes and staff in the areas of personal, career and leadership development.
Bachelor’s Degree in in related field and five years of related experience; or any equivalent combination of education, training and experienceKnowledge, Skills and Abilities:
• Thorough knowledge and understanding of NCAA rules and regulations.Preferred Qualifications:
• Extensive knowledge of Texas rules and regulations related to functional area (or ability to rapidly assimilate).
• Strong planning and project management skills.
• Ability to direct and manage the work of others
Master’s DegreWork Schedule:
Thorough knowledge and understanding of NCAA rules and regulations.
Extensive knowledge of Texas rules and regulations related to functional area (or ability to rapidly assimilate).
Strong planning and project management skills
Ability to direct and manage the work of others
M-F 8-5:00PM; Occassional evenings and weekendsDriving University Vehicle:
This is a security sensitive position.EEO Statement:
The University of North Texas System and its component institutions are committed to equal opportunity and comply with all applicable federal and state laws regarding nondiscrimination and affirmative action. The University of North Texas System and its component institutions do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, religion, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, or veteran status in its application and admission processes, educational programs and activities, and employment practices.Classification Title:
Sr Associate Athletic DirectorPhysical Requirements:
Carrying, Cleaning, Climbing, Crawling, Driving, Kneeling, Lifting up to 50 pounds, Pulling , Pushing, Reaching, Sitting, Squatting, Stooping, Bending, Standing, Twisting, Walking, Writing, Grasp, Talk or Hear, Ability to communicateo:
Develops and implements departmental initiatives designed to support overall strategic plan and mission to build champions and prepare leaders as well as develops comprehensive curriculum and teaches transitional, life skills and leadership courses for all student-athletes.o:
Oversees the development of a comprehensive program to educate student-athletes on personal brand management, social media strategies and financial literacy.o:
Provides oversight and evaluation of student-athlete orientation course.o:
Organizes and creates career fairs and panels, resume writing and mock interviews, job shadows and job placements.o:
Develops in-depth training for student-athlete leaders as well as develops comprehensive professional development programming for athletics staff including head and assistant coaches.o:
Directs program for community engagement for all student-athletes.o:
Develops and implements mechanisms to assess effectiveness of leadership and professional development programming.o:
Seeks and develops strategic partnerships within campus constituencies, as well as with external resources, including but not limited university alumni.o:
Assists in the cultivation, solicitation and stewardship of donors for annual support of leadership development initiatives, as well as other programs within athletics.o:
Provides broad oversight to the prospective student-athlete recruitment process for all athletics programs, including serving as a liaison to campus admissions.Posting Number:
S2371PQuicklink for Posting: