Occupational Category (Staff Positions Only): Professional
Hiring Salary: Monthly-Staff
Bachelor's Degree in Kinesiology or related field with two years of coaching experience or related experience. Additional education may be considered in lieu of experience.
Nature & Purpose of Position/Usual Duties:
Serves as coach, assistant coach, or other position in one or more university recognized intercollegiate activities or special athletic programs.
Primary Responsibilities (Staff Positions Only):
The primary duty of this position is teaching/coaching student athletes to perform their sport. Assists the coach in coaching duties, team supervision, and scheduling. Maintains team discipline and moral standard at all times and on special assignments. Performs standard and accepted duties of coaching in various athletic activities. Recruits prospective student athletes. Adheres to National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) Division I sports rules, conference bylaws, compliance regulations, conference recruiting rules and policies. Supports institutional compliance and academic programs, and maintains athletic and academic records. Reports all NCAA and conference violations to proper personnel. Performs other related duties as assigned.
Internal Number: 24801
About Sam Houston State University
For more than 130 years, Sam Houston State University has been preparing students for meaningful lives of achievement. Its motto, "The Measure of a Life is its Service", echoes across SHSU's six colleges and beyond its Texas campus through student research, creative endeavors, service learning, volunteering and more. Named for Sam Houston, Texas' greatest hero, SHSU continually strives to honor its historical roots through academic excellence that includes exceptional teaching from faculty members who care as much about their students' success as they do about furthering the knowledge of their fields. While embracing its legacy, SHSU also strives to meet the needs of contemporary students, both traditional and online. With over 20 bachelor's and graduate degrees available entirely online, and more in development each semester, SHSU Online is quickly becoming one of the best online universities in Texas.