The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga, a NCAA Division I FCS and Southern Conference member, seeks a highly motivated professional for the position of Director of Athletic Performance. This is a 12-month, exempt position, salary commensurate with qualifications and experience. This position will be in charge of the direct the training of football student-athletes including GPS data collection and analytics. Other responsibilities include:
Management of Athletics Performance staff and supervision of the training plans for all student-athletes;
Effectively communicate with the coaches, sport medicine staff, administration and student-athletes;
Assist in maintaining Athletic Performance training facility
Inventory of equipment and supplies; and
Educate student-athletes in performance and lifestyle nutrition and regeneration methods;
Bachelor's degree in Kinesiology, Sports Management, or related field;
Certification from approved governing body (CSCCa, NSCA, USA-W);
CPR/AED/First Aid certifications.
Minimum of 3 years of strength and conditioning experience in college setting;
Effective communication and interpersonal skills.
Master's degree in Kinesiology, Sports Management, or related field;
Reflexive Performance Reset (RPR) certification;
GPS or other wearable technology experience;
Personal involvement in competitive sport; and
Proficiency in Microsoft Office.
Application Procedure: send cover letter, application and references to Deputy Athletic Director Scott Altizer at firstname.lastname@example.org. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position has been filled.