Job Description Detail

Athletics and Recreation

Head Women's Lacrosse Coach/Academic Compliance Coordinator (#364)


Full time schedule, 35+ hours/week, 52 weeks/year 

Summary of Duties

Applications are invited for the full-time Women’s Lacrosse Head Coach/Academic Compliance Coordinator position at Marywood University. The primary responsibilities include: recruiting, scheduling and related administrative duties involved with coaching an NCAA Division III women’s lacrosse program.  Administrative duties will include academic compliance and other areas within the department.


  • Educational:

    The successful applicant is required to have a minimum of a bachelor’s degree and women’s lacrosse coaching experience, preferably at the Division III college/university level.  A general knowledge of intercollegiate athletics and NCAA policies and compliance issues; strong interpersonal, planning and organizational abilities; and, excellent oral and written communications skills are preferred.  Competence with technology resources and a current driver’s license are vital to fulfilling the responsibilities of this position.  Energetic self-starters who understand and appreciate the University’s mission and traditions are encouraged to apply.

  • Essential Elements:

    Marywood is an independent, comprehensive, Catholic university. Located in the residential area of Scranton, PA with easy access to the Pocono Mountains, the University features a new ‘state-of-the-art’ athletics and wellness facility and is within a two-hour drive of New York City and Philadelphia with many of the strongest high school and two year college programs on the East Coast. Affordable housing in attractive communities with good schools is readily available.


    Approximately 1,900 undergraduate students are enrolled in more than fifty-five programs while an additional 1,300 graduate students are in 33 masters and terminal degree programs, including a Psy. D., M.F.A., M. Arch. and an inter-disciplinary Ph.D. with five specializations.

How to Apply

Review of applications will begin immediately for the 2018-19 season.  A letter of application, a resume and the names and complete addresses of three current professional references should be submitted to: Head Women’s Lacrosse Coacy/Academic Compliance Coordinator Search Committee, Marywood University, 2300 Adams Avenue, Scranton, PA  18509-1598 or email to:


Marywood University is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer and encourages applications from women and minorities.