University of Lynchburg Director of Women's and Men's Swimming

The University of Lynchburg is accepting applications for a Director of Women’s and Men’s Swimming.  The successful candidate will report directly to the Director of Athletics and will be responsible for providing leadership to the swimming programs, recruitment and retention of student-athletes, supervising assistant coaches, scheduling and team travel, budget management, and equipment purchases.  Candidate must have a commitment to upholding the academic and athletic integrity and mission of the University, compliance with NCAA, conference, and college regulations.  Other job related duties as assigned by the Director of Athletics.  This is a full-time 12 month position.  Salary is commensurate with credentials and experience.

The University of Lynchburg (Lynchburg College) is a highly successful NCAA Division III institution and charter member of the Old Dominion Athletic Conference.  The University is a private coeducational liberal arts institution with a national reputation for excellence in engagement and innovation in the classroom and in co-curricular programming. The University offers 51 undergraduate majors, 62 minors, and 15 pre-professional programs. We have evolved to 17 graduate degrees, including the Doctorate in Physical Therapy, Doctorate in Educational Leadership and Doctor of Medical Science, which produced its first graduates in May.

Required qualifications:  Bachelor’s degree from an accredited 4-year institution; master’s degree preferred.  Successful collegiate coaching experience is preferred.  Strong interpersonal and communications skills; demonstrated organizational and management ability.  Selected candidate must successfully pass a background check.

Application Procedure:  Submit letter of application, resume, and three letters of recommendation by email to: or mail to:

Jon Waters

Director of Athletics

Swimming Search

University of Lynchburg

1501 Lakeside Drive

Lynchburg, Virginia 24501


Application review begins on July 16, 2018 and will continue until the position is filled.

The University of Lynchburg is an equal opportunity employer.

University of Lynchburg is committed to diversity, equity, and inclusion. University of Lynchburg strives for a diverse and inclusive community; under-represented groups are encouraged to apply. Preference will be given to candidates with experience working with a multicultural and diverse student body.