Under the general direction from the Deputy Athletic Director for Administration & Student Services and the Assistant Director of Compliance, this position will provide assistance and support for the interpretation and coordination for all policies, procedures and systems necessary to the Department of Intercollegiate Athletics to comply with NCAA, Conference and University rules and regulations. In coordination with the Office of Financial Aid and the Registrar, assist in ensuring the accurate payment for over $4 million dollars in athletic financial aid. Monitor 375+ student athletes to ensure with NCAA, Conference and University policies and rules. Engage in regular communication with coaches, staff, student-athletes, prospects, parents, constituents, alumni and the campus community.
A total of one (1) year (12 months) of experience working in college athletics in a position focused on NCAA compliance or athletics financial aid on a university campus, at the NCAA, or in a conference office.*
Experience working with NCAA compliance applications and software.*
Effective communication skills and ability to relate to coaches, student-athletes and other constituency groups.*
Strong analytical and problem solving skills.*
Based on position requirements, additional education, training and/or work experience in the area of specialization inherent to the position, may be required.
Note: Graduate Degree in an area consistent with the duties of the position may be substituted for one (1 year) of work experience.
Master’s or Law Degree
Additional one year of NCAA compliance experience or closely related experience.
Southern Illinois University at Carbondale, located in scenic Southern Illinois, approximately 100 miles southeast of St. Louis and 350 miles south of Chicago, is a comprehensive university. SIUC offers 17 varsity sports—eight for men and nine for women—at the NCAA Division I level. The football program is a member of the Missouri Valley Football Conference, while all other sports are members of the Missouri Valley Conference and Men's Swimming for Mid American Conference. SIUC is committed to the academic excellence of its student-athletes.