The University of Pittsburgh at Bradford is accepting application for Head Men's Wrestling Coach. This is a full-time, 10-month position, reporting to the Director of Athletics and Recreational Sports.
Duties: This position is responsible for managing all aspects of the men's wrestling program and is expected to identify, evaluate, and recruit student athletes who can be successful , academically and athletically, at the NCAA Division III level. The head coach will exemplify a strong commitment to the academic achievement of student-athletes and to their success on the field. Responsibilities include planning, programming, directing, supervising, and implementing the duties and functions of the men's wrestling program, while adhering to Pitt-Bradford, AMCC, and NCAA rules and regulations.
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Pitt-Bradford has a strong commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion. Applications by members of all underrepresented groups are encouraged.
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Requirements: Bachelor's degree, master's degree preferred; three years of successful collegiate coaching experience at the NCAA Division III level; and knowledge and commitment to NCAA Division III philosophy and rules. The successful candidate must demonstrate a proven aptitude for coaching, as illustrated by a strong work ethic, organizational skills, computer skills, and the ability to interact professionally within the department, the campus, and the community.
Pitt-Bradford students, faculty, and staff come from a wide range of geographic, socioeconomic, and cultural backgrounds, representing all forms of diversity. We seek a culturally competent candidate who will thrive in a campus environment that advances principles of social equity and inclusion and recognizes diversity as central to excellence.
About University of Pittsburgh at Bradford
The University of Pittsburgh at Bradford is a regional campus of the University of Pittsburgh and is located in Northwest Pennsylvania, about 160 miles north of Pittsburgh and 75 miles west of Erie and south of Buffalo, N.Y. In the fall of 2019, Pitt-Bradford recruited its largest and most diverse freshman class in its history. The class totaled 442 new students of which 38% were racial minorities – 20.4% black students, 8.6% Hispanic students, 3.9% Asian students and .5% Native Americans. The total enrollment in fall of 2019 was 1,342 students. The average distance from home for Pitt-Bradford students was 137.8 miles; therefore, most students – 78.3% -- live on campus. Students came from 27 states, including Alaska and California, the District of Columbia, and Puerto Rico; and 21 countries, including Burkina Faso, China, Germany, India, Nigeria and Russian Federation.
Pitt-Bradford’s faculty and staff provide a personalized and inclusive environment for the students. With 149 full-time and part-time faculty, the student-teacher ratio is 15:1, and the average class size is 19. The university also employs 153 staff.
Pitt-Bradford consistently has been recognized nationally fo...r the quality of its education, as well as for the financial support it provides its students. The Princeton Review has named Pitt-Bradford one of the Best Colleges in the Northeast for 16 consecutive years. G.I. Jobs has named Pitt-Bradford a Military Friendly School for the past 10 years and most recently a Military Friendly Spouse School. The RN Careers website ranked Pitt-Bradford’s associate of science in nursing program fifth in the state, and Washington Monthly magazine has named Pitt-Bradford a top college for earning a bachelor’s degree and a “best bang for the buck” university. The Council for Aid to Education ranked Pitt-Bradford No. 4 on a list of colleges that devote the highest percentage of dollars to financial aid, and in 2016, President Obama recognized Pitt-Bradford as one of 13 institutions excelling in enrolling and graduating Pell-eligible students.