Assistant Women's Basketball Coach

Position posted on: 11-08-2019

Position Summary:

The Department of Athletics at Lycoming College is seeking qualified candidates for the part-time position of Assistant Women’s Basketball Coach. Reporting to the head coach, this position is responsible for assisting in the skill instruction of student-athletes, supervising practices and contests, recruiting academically and athletically qualified student-athletes and conducting activities within the rules and regulations of Lycoming College, the NCAA and other conferences.

Required Experience & Qualifications:

High school diploma required; bachelor’s degree preferred. Basketball and/or coaching experience at the college level a plus. Successful candidate must be well-organized; have excellent interpersonal skills in dealing with student-athletes, faculty, staff, and parents. Candidates must be attentive to details, have the ability to lead, and the ability to work both independently and as part of a team. Candidate must display a commitment for adhering to all Lycoming College, NCAA and MAC policies, rules and regulations. Valid driver’s license with good driving record required.

To Apply:

Submit cover letter and resume including the names and telephone numbers of three professional references. Electronic submission of application materials is required in PDF format preferred. Please reference“Assistant Women’s Basketball Coach” in the subject line of the email.


Any inquiries should be sent to Chris Ditzler, Head Women's Basketball Coach, or call 570-321-4261. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Pre-employment drug screen, motor vehicle record check and background check clearances conducted.


Founded in 1812, Lycoming College is one of the nation's oldest and most respected residential liberal arts colleges. Lycoming is ranked by Forbes as a Top ROI College and by The Princeton Review as one of The 385 Best Colleges. Lycoming College's strong endowment-per-student and fiscal acumen provide the foundation to support a first-rate undergraduate education. The College is dedicated to providing a high-quality liberal arts and sciences education including more than 100 majors, minors, and concentrations. Our community of scholars collaborate with and mentor our diverse student body of approximately 1,200 active learners, including 35 percent international and domestic students of color, representing over 50 states, territories, and countries. Students compete in 17 NCAA Division III sports, participate in faculty-driven research, thrive in a robust program of internships, and study abroad in more than two dozen countries. Lycoming is located in Williamsport, PA, a city rich in the arts and ideally situated for outdoor recreation. Williamsport is the site of a world-class healthcare system (UPMC Susquehanna), modern manufacturing, federal offices and county seat, energy and natural gas resources, and home to and the birthplace of the Little League World Series. Learn more at

Lycoming College proudly celebrates and values diversity. We are committed to fostering an inclusive campus community supporting all faculty, staff, and students. We encourage applications from candidates with diverse backgrounds and all who are interested in supporting and contributing to our mission. Lycoming College is an equal opportunity employer.