The Department of Athletics at California State University, Fullerton, invites applications for an Assistant/Associate Men's Basketball Coach position with anticipated appointment to begin June 1, 2021.
California State University, Fullerton is a minority-serving institution, and an affirmative action and equal opportunity employer with a strong commitment to increasing the diversity of the campus community and the curriculum, and fostering an inclusive environment within which students, staff, administrators and faculty thrive. Aligning with the university's vision and mission, the Titans Athletic department's inclusive culture promotes equitable participation for our student-athletes as well as enhances the career objectives for coaches, administration and staff and is all geared towards improving the learning and competitive environment which enables our student-athletes to reach their full potential both in the classroom and in their respective sports. Candidates who can contribute to this environment through their work are encouraged to identify their strengths and experiences in this area. Individuals advancing the University's strategic diversity goals and those from groups whose underrepresentation has been severe, and longstanding are particularly encouraged to apply.
The Men's Basketball program at California State University, Fullerton is a highly competitive program and competes in the NCAA Division I Big West Conference. The Assistant/Associate Coach position assists with coaching in this program, and includes the following duties:
Assist with coaching a highly competitive men's basketball program which competes in the NCAA Division I Big West Conference
Assist with recruiting Division I quality student-athletes
Assist with monitoring the academic progress of student-athletes
Assist with developing a plan for yearly implementation of offensive and defensive philosophies
Know and abide by NCAA, University & Big West rules and regulations
Scout and conduct statistical analysis of recruits and opponents
Work harmoniously with the Strength & Conditioning Coach to assist and monitor student athletes' year-round training and conditioning development
Work in conjunction with the head coach regarding travel coordination, scheduling, and practice planning
Take an active role in marketing men's basketball on campus and within the community through public appearances and promotional efforts
A bachelor's degree from an accredited four-year college or university
Demonstrated successful coaching experience at the collegiate and/or professional level in a diverse setting
Proven ability to promote inclusivity when recruiting highly skilled student-athletics
Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, solid administrative abilities, and a strong commitment to the academic and athletic success of the student-athlete
Ability to interact successfully with a wide and culturally diverse range of students and to work harmoniously with students and colleagues.
Thorough knowledge of NCAA Division I rules and regulations
Current CPR certification
NCAA Division I basketball coaching experience
Knowledge of various scouting and video editing software systems
Application Procedure A complete online application must be received by electronic submission to be considered. To apply, please visit http://hr.fullerton.edu/careers/Faculty.php, choose full-time faculty, search for position #500210, and provide the following required materials:
Cover Letter in which the applicant addresses:
Qualifications for the position
Desire to work at California State University, Fullerton
Resume (this is described as a Curriculum Vita in the applicant portal)
Candidate Statement on Commitment to Inclusive Excellence
This statement provides the candidate's unique perspective on their past and present contributions to and future aspirations for promoting diversity, inclusion, and social justice in their professional careers. The purpose of the diversity statement is to help departments identify candidates who have professional experience, intellectual commitments, and/or willingness to engage in activities that could help CSUF contribute to its mission in these areas.
Contact information for three current professional references
On the references page of the online application, enter information for three referents who can provide a confidential reference for your application.
To be assured full consideration, all application materials must be received May 13, 2021. Review of applications may continue until the position is filled.
The anticipated appointment date is June 1, 2021. A complete online application must be received by electronic submission to be considered.
Additional Information Multiple positions may be hired from this recruitment based on the strength of the applicant pool.
This is a faculty bargaining unit, 12-month, full time position. Salary is competitive and commensurate with experience and qualifications. CSU Fullerton offers an excellent comprehensive benefits package which includes health/vision/dental plans and a defined-benefit retirement through the state system. For a detailed description of faculty benefits go to: https://hr.fullerton.edu/careers/benefits_at_a_glance/
The person holding this position is considered a mandated reporter' under the California Child Abuse and Neglect Reporting Act and is required to comply with the requirements set forth in CSU Executive Order 1083 as a condition of employment.
California State University Fullerton celebrates all forms of diversity and is deeply committed to fostering an inclusive environment within which students, staff, administrators and faculty thrive. Individuals interested in advancing the University's strategic diversity goals are strongly encouraged to apply. EEO employer. Reasonable accommodations will be provided for qualified applicants with disabilities who self-disclose.
A background check (including criminal records check) must be completed satisfactorily before any candidate can be offered a position with the CSU. Failure to satisfactorily complete the background check may affect application status of applicants or continued employment of current CSU employees who apply for the position. Additionally, following a conditional offer of employment, a driving record check will be conducted on the final job candidate since driving a motor vehicle is an essential job function for this position.
About the University Cal State Fullerton, a leading institution of the 23-campus California State University system, enrolls more than 39,000 students and offers 110 degree programs. An intellectual and cultural center for Orange County, Cal State Fullerton is a primary driver of workforce and economic development throughout the region and a national model for supporting student success through innovative, high-impact educational and co-curricular experiences, including faculty-student collaborative research. The University cultivates and promotes our rich diversity, recognizing that it both enhances the educational experience for students and uniquely prepares them to excel as emergent leaders in the global marketplace and in their communities. Cal State Fullerton is recognized as a top public university in the West, in particular for its work in supporting underrepresented students in earning a college degree. For more about Cal State Fullerton, visit http://www.fullerton.edu/ . 2018-2023-Strategic Plan
California State University, Fullerton is a major regional university in a vital, flourishing area that includes Orange County, metropolitan Los Angeles and the expanding Inland Empire. The beautiful, 236-acre campus is set in Fullerton in north Orange County, about 25 miles from downtown Los Angeles and about 21 miles from nearby beaches. Cal State Fullerton has more than 37,000 students and approximately 1,800 full and part-time faculty members. The University offers 107 degree programs in eight colleges. Accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges, CSUF is fourth in the nation for the number of bachelor's degrees awarded to minority students and first in California for the number of bachelor's degrees awarded to Hispanics.The University is one of the 23 campuses in the California State University System. Since the campus opened, CSUF has awarded degrees to more than 215,000 graduates. Many are leaders in business, government, education, and the arts.