Phifer Announces Resignation from Hilbert

Open search for women’s basketball head coach
Release Date:
May 3, 2010
The Office of Sports Information
(716) 649-7900 ext. 333

 HAMBURG, NY – Matt Phifer, the head women’s basketball coach during the 2009-2010 season, has announced his resignation from Hilbert College.  Phifer is pursuing other business opportunities.  

A national search for his successor is underway.  Interested candidates should submit a cover letter, resume and contact information for three professional references to: Maura A. Flynn, Director of Human Resources,  Follow this (link) for the HR job posting; this (link) to the women's basketball home page.

Hilbert College, located in suburban Hamburg, N.Y., south of Buffalo, is a private four-year college founded in 1957 in the Catholic Franciscan tradition. With nearly 1,100 students, Hilbert is a dynamic Western New York college that offers career-focused majors, including one of the top criminal justice programs in the region, and more than 50 minors and concentrations. The college’s engaging, student-centered campus community offers numerous leadership, internship, and service learning opportunities from which students launch successful careers while making positive changes in their communities. The Hilbert Blueprint promotes a well-rounded student experience over four years – starting with the Foundations Seminar in the freshman year, followed by Sophomore Service, Junior Symposium, and culminating with the Senior Capstone. Hilbert has expanded its academic offerings with the college’s first graduate programs and new Accelerated Degree Programs geared to adult learners.