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CUNY Head Women's Basketball Coach - Part -Time (Adjunct Lecturer) in Queens, New York

Job Title: Head Women's Basketball Coach - Part -Time (Adjunct Lecturer)

Job ID: 22479

Location: Queensborough CC

Full/Part Time: Part-Time

Regular/Temporary: Regular


Queensborough Community College is accepting applications for the position of Head Women’s Basketball Coach in the Department of Health, Physical Education and Dance to start in Fall 2021.

CUNY is an equal opportunity employer, is committed to increasing the diversity of its workforce and is dedicated to recruiting and retaining professionals who share the College’s commitment to equity. It welcomes nominations of, and applications from members of protected groups including minorities, women, veterans and individuals with disabilities, as well as others who would bring additional perspectives to the university’s mission. Candidates with demonstrated commitment to diversity and inclusiveness through their research, teaching and/or service are also encouraged to apply. One of the Queensborough Community College’s greatest strengths, and a necessary element of excellence, is the diversity of our community. We strive to attract and nurture a talented and diverse faculty and staff that proudly reflect the unique character of the local Queens community, the most diverse county in the United States.

Reporting to the Director of Athletics, the Head Women’s Basketball Coach will teach credit bearing courses to student athletes in sports fundamentals, individual player development, sportsmanship, and leadership. The Head Basketball Coach will be responsible for coaching and administering all aspects of a competitive NJCAA Division III Women’s Basketball program.

Additional duties include, but are not limited to:

  • Manage all aspects of the team, including coaching, recruiting, training and scheduling

  • Responsible for adhering to all rules and regulations set forth for the team, and the College

  • Maintain compliance with NJCAA rules with the utmost integrity

  • Coordinate travel arrangements

  • Organize and maintain accurate inventory of basketball equipment and uniforms

  • Work cooperatively with personnel in the athletics department, attend department meetings and activities

  • Represent the College positively when interacting with the community, alumni, high schools and club coaches, media and general public

  • Attend seminars, conferences and other professional development opportunities

  • Coordinate facility needs of visiting teams

  • Complete other administrative duties as assigned

Must be willing to travel in accordance with program activities.


Bachelor's degree in area(s) of expertise.


Prior teaching experience in an undergraduate academic setting, and ability to cooperate with others for the good of the institution.

-A valid driver’s license, with a clean driving record, strongly preferred

-Previous collegiate playing and/or coaching experience preferred

-Ability to recruit, coach and teach student athletes

-Ability to adhere to all policies, rules and regulations of the College, University, and NJCAA rules

-Ability to handle multiple tasks in a fast paced environment as needed

-Ability to establish and maintain effective work relationships with students, faculty, staff, and the public

-Ability to communicate effectively orally, by phone, in person, and in writing

-Ability to represent the department and the College in a friendly, courteous and professional


-Ability to respond to emergency situations in a timely manner


CUNY offers faculty a competitive compensation and benefits package covering health insurance, pension and retirement benefits, paid parental leave, and savings programs. We also provide mentoring and support for research, scholarship, and publication as part of our commitment to ongoing faculty professional development.


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Open Until Filled.

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CUNY encourages people with disabilities, minorities, veterans and women to apply. At CUNY, Italian Americans are also included among our protected groups. Applicants and employees will not be discriminated against on the basis of any legally protected category, including sexual orientation or gender identity. EEO/AA/Vet/Disability Employer.