Human Resources

Head Men’s Lacrosse Coach (Full time)

August 12, 2014

The Coach is responsible for the entire Men’s Lacrosse program, including but not limited to: coaching, recruiting qualified student athletes, fund raising, camps, developing schedules, budget management, building community support for the program, monitoring academic progress of student athletes, and knowledge-able of applicable NCAA rules. Also serves as an Instructor in Exercise and Health Studies. 

                            Applications Deadline – Open until Filled

                            Salary:  Commensurate with Experience


Qualifications: Bachelors degree required and Masters degree preferred. Minimum of 4 years of coaching experience at the collegiate level required or demonstrated successful Head Coaching experience on the high school level as well as the educational background and expertise to teach college level courses.   Candidates must have the ability to manage multiple tasks. Excellent written and oral skills, knowledge of computer applications, organizational abilities, event planning and camps, fund raising, financial management and recruiting ability and demonstrated commitment or experience working with diverse populations.  Must be able to work weekends/evenings and travel.


Qualified applicants are required to submit electronically a letter of application addressing each of the skills required for the position, resume and the names, addresses, phone numbers, and nature of relationship of four (4) references to: John Leister, Athletic Director, Alma College, e-mail


Alma College is a selective, baccalaureate liberal arts college committed to academic excellence and development of responsible leaders.  Alma’s undergraduates thrive on challenging academic programs in a supportive, small-college environment emphasizing active, collaborative learning and close student-faculty interaction.  Alma is a private Phi Beta Kappa institution located in the center of Michigan’s Lower Peninsula.

 Alma College is an Equal Opportunity employer, and is committed to recruiting and retaining a diverse faculty, staff and student body.