Develop, organize, and implement year-round sports performance programs for UCSB student-athletes including proper lifting techniques, speed development, plyometrics, nutrition, injury rehabilitation, and recovery methods.
Communicate regularly and consistently with coaching and athletic training staff regarding pertinent details related to the training program.
Direct the testing and evaluation of athletes on a consistent basis.
Maintain a computer training database with information on each team and specific student-athletes.
Counsel athletes on basics of nutrition for health and wellness, training, competition, recovery, hydration, travel and supplementation.
Assist in recruitment of prospective student-athletes as requested.
Conduct and monitor all aspects of the program in accordance with the rules and policies established by UC Santa Barbara, the Conference for which the sport is a member, and the NCAA.
Bachelor's degree from an accredited four-year institution.
Master's degree from an accredited four-year institution or equivalent combination of education and experience.
5 years of experience in similar position.
Demonstrated leadership ability and successful coaching experience.
Ability to effectively communicate through oral, written and electronic forms.
Experience in program planning and teaching.
Thorough knowledge of NCAA Constitution and Bylaws.
Understanding of the role of intercollegiate athletics within the overall academic mission of the University.
How to Apply
The University of California, Santa Barbara is a leading research institution that also provides a comprehensive liberal arts learning experience. Because teaching and research go hand in hand at UC Santa Barbara, our students are full participants in an educational journey of discovery that stimulates independent thought, critical reasoning, and creativity. Our academic community of faculty, students and staff is characterized by a culture of interdisciplinary collaboration that is responsive to the needs of our multicultural and global society. All of this takes place within a living and learning environment like no other, as we draw inspiration from the beauty and resources of UC Santa Barbara's extraordinary location at the edge of the Pacific Ocean.
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