Assistant Golf Coach

Department of Athletics

Vacancy # 14E139
Position # 1450

ASSISTANT COACH  The UNCW Department of Athletics, an NCAA Division I institution, has the primary purpose of recruiting student-athletes to its intercollegiate athletic programs with emphasis on producing competitive and successful sport programs while abiding by NCAA, CAA, and institutional rules and regulations, and graduating its student-athletes. Consistent with UNCW's mission and values, the Department of Athletics provides student-athletes with opportunities for success in NCAA Division I athletics while supporting their personal growth as students, citizens, and leaders. As a highly visible University resource, Athletics serves to develop, sustain, and advance community relations and the University's mission of outreach and regional engagement. 

This position will assist both the head coaches of the men's and women's golf in all aspects of their program. Primary responsibilities will include, but are not limited to: recruiting, on-field coaching, monitoring student-athlete academic progress, coordinating travel, promoting community relations and other duties as assigned by the head coaches. Employee will need the discretion to know when to notify the Head Coach with any pertinent information regarding the program and student athletes including: NCAA violations, academics, community service projects, and fundraising opportunities. 

Qualifications: Bachelor’s Degree as well as two to four years coaching/playing experience at the Division I level are required. Candidate should have successful recruiting experience and knowledge of NCAA rules and regulations. The successful candidate must adhere to and enforce all policies and procedures of the department and university, as well as the rules and regulations of the CAA and NCAA and participate in university, civic and public relations activities. 

To apply, please complete the online application at Letter of application, curricula vitae, and contact information for three professional references should be addressed to the search committee chair and attached to the online application - not e-mailed or mailed.  MS Word or Adobe PDF attachments are specifically preferred. Priority consideration will be given to online applications received by July 5, 2014, however applications will be accepted until the position is filled. For questions regarding the online application process, please contact Katie Lange at 910-962-3571 or

UNC Wilmington actively fosters a diverse and inclusive working and learning environment and is an equal-opportunity employer. Qualified men and women from all racial, ethnic or other minority groups are strongly encouraged to apply.

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