Reporting directly to the Deputy Director of Athletics, the head coach is responsible for planning and executing a comprehensive NCAA Division I women's basketball program. This includes recruiting, hiring assistants, fund-raising, public relations, and other duties as assigned.
Strong background in basketball skill analysis and techniques.
Thorough knowledge of and commitment to compliance with NCAA rules and regulations.
Commitment to the academic success of student-athletes with emphasis on graduation success.
Experience in motivating players and staff to achieve maximum levels of performance.
Evidence of ability to interact positively with student-athletes, parents, colleagues and the public, understanding the importance of interaction with all levels of support groups and fund raising efforts.
Strong background in media interaction.
Evidence of strong organizational skills.
Demonstration of effective oral and written communication skills.
Demonstrated professional behavior.
Evidence of successful experience in coaching and recruiting basketball at a competitive intercollegiate level.
Experience in conducting camps, clinics and tournaments.
About North Dakota State University
North Dakota State University is a student-focused, land-grant, research university — an economic engine that educates students, conducts primary research, creates new knowledge and advances technology. The university provides affordable access to an excellent education at a top-ranked institution that combines teaching and research in a rich learning environment, educating future leaders who will create solutions to national and global challenges that will shape a better world.
NDSU is a major research university of 14,400 students. The university’s researchers are leaders in areas such as nanotechnology, microelectronics, polymers, food safety, plant science, vaccinology, biotechnology, robotics and materials science.
NDSU is listed as 83 among 402 public universities based NDSU’s research expenditures reported to the National Science Foundation. In addition, NDSU is listed in the National Science Foundation’s top 100 in several areas, including: agricultural sciences, social sciences, physical sciences, chemistry, and computer sciences.
NDSU is a member of The Summit League and Missouri Valley Football Conference with an affiliate membership in the Big 12 Conference ...for wrestling.
NDSU has a storied history of athletic success including 25 team national championships since 1965 in football, women’s basketball, wrestling, softball, men’s cross country and women’s indoor track and field.
Since completing the reclassification to NCAA Division I in 2008, the Bison have won five football national championships, made three NCAA men’s basketball tournaments, eight softball regionals and one super regional, three NCAA women’s volleyball postseason appearances, NCAA regionals in women’s soccer, women’s golf and baseball, and produced several All-Americans in track and field, cross country and wrestling.