Physical Education, Pomona College

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Position ID:Pomona-Physical Education-TENNIS [#9209]
Position Title: Head Women's Tennis Coach/Assistant Professor
Position Type:Non tenure-track faculty
Position Location:Claremont, California 91711, United States [map]
Subject Area: Physical Education / Tennis
Appl Deadline: finished (posted 2017/05/24, finished 2018/05/27)
Position Description:    

*** this position has been closed, and no new applications will be accepted. ***

Pomona College: The Department of Physical Education and Athletics is currently accepting applications for an Assistant Professor of Physical Education/Head Coach of Women's Tennis. At Pomona, physical education professors are full members of the faculty on continuing contracts instead of tenure. Responsibilities include managing all aspects of Pomona-Pitzer's competitive NCAA Division III Women's Tennis program, teaching activity classes in the physical education program and assigned administrative duties. The successful candidate will have experience working with students from diverse backgrounds and a demonstrated commitment to improving higher education for underrepresented students. Pomona and Pitzer Colleges combine to sponsor varsity athletics and are members of the Claremont Colleges consortium located in Southern California, approximately 40 miles east of Los Angeles. The Pomona-Pitzer Athletic Program consists of 21 intercollegiate teams and is a founding member of the Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference. The Colleges have a combined enrollment of 2,600 students.

Desired Qualifications:

- Minimum of a Bachelor’s degree required with a Master's degree preferred. Specialization in physical education or related field preferred

- Demonstrated ability to lead, develop and coach student-athletes at the scholastic or collegiate level is preferred.

- Demonstrated ability at managing and leading all aspects of a Women’s Tennis program including recruitment, schedule development, practice planning and overall program administration.

- Understanding of NCAA Division III philosophy and NCAA and Conference rules compliance

- Appreciation for the role of athletics in small liberal arts colleges with rigorous academic settings

- Capacity to teach and mentor an ethnically diverse student body

Application Procedure/Deadline:

Interested parties are required to submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, transcripts, statement of coaching/ teaching philosophy, statement on mentoring a diverse student body and three letters of recommendation. All candidates are required to apply through Academic Jobs Online at:****

Review of complete applications will begin immediately and the position will remain open until filled.

Application Materials Required:
Submit the following items online at this website to complete your application:
And anything else requested in the position description.

Further Info:
(909) 621 8016
Department of Athletics and Physical Education
Rains Center
220 E 6th Street
Claremont, CA 91711

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