Head Coach-Men's Crew

Massachusetts, United States
Salary Not specified
Jun 16, 2021
Employment Level
Non-Tenured Track
Employment Type
Full Time

Head Coach-Men's Crew

About Northeastern:

Founded in 1898, Northeastern is a global research university and the recognized leader in experience-driven lifelong learning. Our world-renowned experiential approach empowers our students, faculty, alumni, and partners to create impact far beyond the confines of discipline, degree, and campus.

Our locations—in Boston; Charlotte, North Carolina; London; Portland, Maine; San Francisco; Seattle; Silicon Valley; Toronto; Vancouver; and the Massachusetts communities of Burlington and Nahant—are nodes in our growing global university system. Through this network, we expand opportunities for flexible, student-centered learning and collaborative, solutions-focused research.

Northeastern's comprehensive array of undergraduate and graduate programs— in a variety of on-campus and online formats—lead to degrees through the doctorate in nine colleges and schools. Among these, we offer more than 195 multi-discipline majors and degrees designed to prepare students for purposeful lives and careers.

About the Opportunity:

Direct and manage all aspects of IRA Division I Men's Rowing Program. Train and coach student-athletes to maximize their potential during practice and competitions, provide strong student-athlete experience, recruit and retain students who can succeed at NU athletically and academically; supervise and mentor assistant coaches and staff; embrace compliance culture and academic integrity; oversee program budget and fundraise as needed; operate program within University and IRA guidelines; demonstrate commitment to department mission and core values; participate in public relation activities; schedule non-conference events.


Academic Commitment: Reinforce academic goals and progress of student-athletes. Recruit student-athletes who are a good fit for Northeastern. Demonstrate accountability for academic progress. Collaborate with departmental staff and faculty liaison on academic matters.

Personal, Professional and Administrative Abilities: Present positive role model for student-athletes. Exhibit ethical behavior and demonstrate self-confidence and spirit. Maintain emotional control under stress. Maintain values, principles and welfare of athletes over winning

Program Management: Demonstrate effective utilization of scholarship funds through recruitment process monitor usage. Communicate effectively with student-athletes, staff and administration. Motivate student-athletes and staff through positive reinforcement. Manage budget responsibly and productively.

Public Relation & Fund Raising Skills: Promote community involvement/service within program. Support and actively participate in fund-raising opportunities.

Theory and Techniques of Coaching: Apply knowledge of sport to teach skills and techniques. Assist student-athletes in reaching their fullest potential. Develop and implement effective training protocols. Demonstrate ability to evaluate and improve performance as needed. Develop positive team culture and morale. Enforce team rules, maintain consistent and appropriate discipline. Community Service | Manages program within budget | Completes and submits forms and expense reports in a timely fashion | Effectively communicates with sport supervisor. | Demonstrates strong leadership skills and serves as a role model to students and staff


Bachelor's degree required; Master's degree preferred. A minimum of four years of successful coaching experience on the IRA collegiate level is required; head coaching experience preferred. Experience cultivating a successful student-athlete experience preferred.
Commitment to integrity and University's academic mission required.

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Additional Information:

Northeastern University is an equal opportunity employer, seeking to recruit and support a broadly diverse community of faculty and staff. Northeastern values and celebrates diversity in all its forms and strives to foster an inclusive culture built on respect that affirms inter-group relations and builds cohesion.

All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, age, sex, sexual orientation, disability status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable law.

To learn more about Northeastern University's commitment and support of diversity and inclusion, please see www.northeastern.edu/diversity.

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