The Malone University Athletic Department, which sponsors 17 intercollegiate sports, is conducting a search for a full-time Director of Athletics. As a key leader, the primary purpose of this position is to provide leadership to athletic, club and intramural sports programs at a Christ-centered, NCAA Division II, master’s comprehensive university. An important function of the athletic program is to enhance the academic and social development of student-athletes. The Director of Athletics reports directly to the Provost. Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities Must exhibit a personal understanding of, and operate in concert with, the Mission statement and Foundational Principles of the University. A master’s degree is required.
Applicants should have:
Significant experience (at least five years) in a senior-level athletic leadership position.
Experience in higher education.
A proven ability to effectively communicate both verbally and in writing.
Leadership and supervisory skills that foster collaboration and effective teamwork.
Demonstrated ability to manage budgets and prioritize commitments.
Knowledge of NCAA and conference regulations.
Ability to exercise sound professional decision-making, maintain integrity, and work with other institutional leaders.
Ability to maintain a high degree of confidentiality of sensitive materials.
A full job description can be viewed on the Malone University website (www.malone.edu) under Employment. Send a cover letter, integration of faith and athletics statement, and resume with three references to the attention of the Director of Human Resources at firstname.lastname@example.org.
About Malone University
Located on 96 rolling acres in Canton, Ohio, Malone University is comprised of the College of Theology, Arts, and Sciences; the School of Education and Human Development; the School of Business and Leadership; and the School of Nursing and Health Sciences. Malone is a Christian university for the arts, sciences, and professions in the liberal arts tradition, affiliated with the Evangelical Friends Church.