Storrs Mansfield, Tolland County
Jan 02, 2014

The University of Connecticut is seeking applications and nominations for the full time position of Strength and Conditioning Coordinator.  Responsibilities will include: the development and administration of the strength and conditioning programs for all student athletes; strict compliance with NCAA regulations and policies of the University and the American Athletic Conference; assistance with practice and game-day duties including pre-game/practice warm-ups; collaboration with Athletic Training staff as to the monitoring and rehabilitation of student-athletes with injuries; and assistance with communication of strength program organization to prospective student-athletes and parents.  

Minimum Qualifications:  Bachelor’s degree; five years of experience (within the past seven years) at a Division I FBS level academic institution as both the department head/director of the Athletics strength and conditioning unit and the head strength coach for the football program; current certification by the National Strength and Conditioning Association (NSCA) and the Collegiate Strength and Conditioning Coaches Association (CSCCA); and demonstrated knowledge of the correct application of NCAA regulations.

Preferred Qualifications:  Master’s degree; five years of experience (within the past seven years) as the head strength coach for a Division I BCS level football program.

This is an 11 month position subject to annual renewal.

Candidates should submit letter of application, resume, and the names of three references using Husky Hire.  Screening of applicants will begin immediately. (Search 2014415)