Author Topic: University of North Texas Coaching Position  (Read 2048 times)


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University of North Texas Coaching Position
« on: April 24, 2014, 10:11:41 AM »
My dear friend and current UNT coach, Martin Osborn, has decided to take employment outside the debate community.  The entire UNT family wishes him the best as he begins his post-debate career.  I know Martin will succeed any endeavor he chooses, and I wish him the best.

With Martin leaving, UNT will soon be accepting applications for our Assistant Coach position; it is a full time position with a competitive salary and benefits. 

The job title is, Student Services Coordinator I, and will be searchable at

If you are interested and/or have additional questions please contact me (  Martin has also let me know that he will answer question you might have about the job, so feel free to contact him.  While an exact time table in unknown, we will be looking to make a hire in the immediate future. 

Brief Description -
This position is designed to assist with research, participate in travel to tournaments, judge both practice debates and academic competitions, supervise debaters' preparation for tournaments, and engage in administrative activities. A competitive and national caliber debate squad helps the university accomplish its mission in a variety of ways. This position is essential to providing high quality instruction, nurturing development of students, and supporting a culturally diverse environment. 

Qualification -
The successful candidate will possess a Bachelor's Degree in a related field and two years of student services, student affairs, counseling, advising, or related experience; or any equivalent combination of education, training and experience. 
The preferred candidate will possess the following additional qualifications:

* Valid Texas driver's license or the ability to obtain one within thirty days of employment
* At least 3 years of experience in college debate.
* Demonstration of research skills in college academic debate.
* Experience teaching college debaters.
* An ability to travel to different locations 

Louie Petit