Jen Buirkle

Assistant Coach

Alma Mater:
Lehigh '10

Jen  Buirkle


Cross Country’s Journey Towards PL Meet Begins Saturday

Team makes season debut at short course races hosted by Monmouth

Jen Curran is in her second season as an Track and Field/Cross Country coach.

Curran comes to Lafayette from Lehigh, where she held the position of Assistant Cross Country and Track and Field Coach since 2010. During her time in Bethlehem, Curran coached seven All-Patriot League selections, 16 ECAC qualifiers, five IC4A qualifiers, three All-East performers and saw eight school records broken under her guidance. She was responsible for assisting with recruiting as well as meet management.

A 2010 Lehigh graduate with a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Management, Curran earned a Master's of Science in Sports Management from East Stroudsburg in 2011. As an undergraduate, Curran competed on Lehigh's cross country and track and field teams and was honored with Lehigh Athletics' Leadership Academy Suited for Leadership Award in 2010. Curran holds a Level I coaching certification from USA Track and Field.