Head Men’s Basketball Coach – Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University

School: Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University
Position: Head Coach
Position Type: Full-time
Organization: NAIA

Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University is an independent, culturally diverse institution providing quality education and research in aviation, aerospace, engineering, and other related fields with residential campuses located in Daytona Beach, Florida and Prescott, Arizona. The University’s Worldwide campus provides educational opportunities online and at approximately 130 locations throughout the United States, Asia, Europe, and Central/South America.

As the largest and most comprehensive aviation and aerospace-focused university in the world, Embry-Riddle is a unique institution. Over the past 90 years, the University has evolved with industry to break new ground and produce top-level graduates who serve the ever-changing needs of aviation and aerospace and other STEM-related disciplines. Embry-Riddle offers programs in seven primary fields of study including: Applied Science; Aviation; Business; Computers and Technology; Engineering; Safety, Security, and Intelligence; and Space.

For Academic Year 2022-23, there were over 11,100 undergraduate, graduate, and doctoral students that attended the University’s residential campuses and approximately 20,195 students in total enrolled with the University around the world.

The Opportunity:

Provide leadership and oversight of the intercollegiate men’s basketball program. This includes providing instruction of basketball techniques, managing the men’s basketball program budget, supervision of assistant coaches, scheduling contests, arranging travel, recruiting qualified student-athletes.

Primary Job Functions, Duties, or Accountabilities:

Provide fundamental and advanced instruction of basketball techniques and philosophy to student-athletes. Administrate all facets of the men’s basketball program, including: on-site management of all practices and games; supervise all assistant coaches; schedule all games; arrange for transportation, housing, and meals for trips; responsible for the purchase and care of uniforms and equipment; secure game management personnel (officials/umpires, etc.) for home games; develop, implement, and manage team budget according to University and Athletic Department policies; ensure that all team members adhere to University and NAIA guidelines with regard to academic and athletic eligibility; work with the Team Physician, Sports Medicine staff, and University Health Services to promote the health and safety of team members; monitor the academic progress of all team members; represent the Athletic Department and the Men’s Basketball program at, NAIA regional, national, and other related meetings and events; perform assigned administrative duties with regard to University and NAIA requirements.

Actively recruit qualified incoming student-athletes who have an interest in one of the University’s academic programs.

Promote the Men’s Basketball program and pursue opportunities to fund-raise resources outside of the University budget. Develop relationships within the University to promote the Men’s Basketball program and the student-athlete concept; develop relationships within the community to promote the Men’s Basketball program and create community service opportunities; develop and execute fund-raising activities in conjunction with activities (workshops, summer camps, clinics, etc.) to promote the Men’s Basketball program.

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