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Assistant Coach, Volleyball
University at Buffalo, The State University of New York

Date Posted Feb. 16, 2023
Title Assistant Coach, Volleyball
University University at Buffalo, The State University of New York
Buffalo, NY, United States
Department Intercollegiate Athletics
Application Deadline Open until filled
Position Start Date Available immediately
  • Coach
  • Athletics and Recreation Services

Position Summary

The University at Buffalo, department of Intercollegiate Athletics invites applications for the position of Assistant Coach, Women’s Volleyball. The State University of New York at Buffalo is a NCAA Division 1 institution, in the MAC conference. The Assistant Volleyball Coach, under the direction of the Head Volleyball Coach, is responsible for recruitment and retention of student athletes, planning, executing and overseeing practices for the Volleyball Program. The Assistant Coach will work closely with the coaching staff in fundraising, community and alumni relations as well as oversee the academic progress of the Volleyball student athletes.

Key accountabilities and responsibilities
    • Identify, recruit and retain student-athletes and assist in the development of scholarship student-athletes. Interact with student-athlete and family and provide counsel, guidance and support as necessary while consistent with team philosophy.
    • Teach skills related to women’s volleyball program and implement a thorough, sound and safe teaching plan. The incumbent will assist with recruiting.
    • Develop, maintain and foster positive public relations with schools and maintain high level of visibility throughout the communities.
    • Serve as the primary liaison with department’s academic advisor and oversee the academic success of the student-athlete. Assist with procurement, purchasing, facilities management and fund raising for sport program. Assist the Head Coach in all phases of a successful Division 1 intercollegiate program.
    • Maintain accurate recruiting lists and have thorough knowledge of all NCAA and University rules and regulations. Acquire all necessary knowledge to successfully pass the NCAA mandated recruiting exam. Responsible for compliance with the policies and rules of the University, the NCAA, and the Mid-American Conference.


Outstanding Benefits Package
Working at UB comes with benefits that exceed salary alone. There are personal rewards including comprehensive health and retirement plan options. We also focus on creating and sustaining a healthy mix of work, personal and academic pursuit – all in an effort to support your work-life effectiveness. Visit our benefits website to learn about our benefit packages.

About The University at Buffalo
The University at Buffalo (UB) #ubuffalo is one of America’s leading public research universities and a flagship of the State University of New York system, recognized for our excellence and our impact. UB is a premier, research-intensive public university dedicated to academic excellence. Our research, creative activity and people positively impact the world. Like the city we call home, UB is distinguished by a culture of resilient optimism, resourceful thinking and pragmatic dreaming that enables us to reach others every day. Visit our website to learn more about the University at Buffalo.

University at Buffalo is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer and, in keeping with our commitment, welcomes all to apply including veterans and individuals with disabilities.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree.
  • Experience coaching at the collegiate level or professional level. Successful experience as a graduate assistant or intern in college athletic program is acceptable for the required experience.

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