Head Men's Basketball Coach

Summary of Duties

Applications are invited for the full-time Head Men’s Basketball Coach position at Marywood University. The primary responsibilities include: recruiting, scheduling and related duties involved with coaching an NCAA Division III men’s basketball program.  Administrative duties include oversight of other sports, site supervision and other key responsibilities.

Marywood is an independent, comprehensive, Catholic university. Located in a 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 and 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.



  • Educational:

    The successful applicant will have: a minimum of a bachelor’s degree and three years of successful men’s basketball coaching experience, preferably at the Division III college/university level; general knowledge of intercollegiate athletics, NCAA policies and compliance issues; strong interpersonal, planning and organizational abilities; and, excellent oral and written communications skills. Upwardly mobile, energetic self-starters who understand and appreciate the University’s mission and values are encouraged to apply.

How to Apply

Review of applications will begin immediately.  A cover letter, resume and the names and current contact information of at least three professional references should be submitted electronically to: or mailed to: Head Men’s Basketball Coach Search Committee, c/o Director of Athletics and Recreation,  Marywood University, 2300 Adams Avenue, Scranton, PA  18509-1598. Additional information is available at: