Doug Faulkner

Dr. Doug Faulkner

Professor of Sport and Kinesiology, Assistant Coach for Women's Basketball

Year Started at GU: 1988
Office: Athletics Offices
Phone: (618) 664-6626
Email: [email protected]
Office Hours:

Vary from semester to semester.

Areas of Responsibility:

Dean of Professional Studies
Professor of Sport Management

About Doug Faulkner

Doug Faulkner is in his 12th year as director of athletics at Greenville College. He also serves as a professor of health, physical education, and recreation as well as an assistant women's basketball coach. Now in his 22nd year at Greenville College, Faulkner previously coached men's and women's basketball as an assistant men's basketball coach, head women's basketball coach, and head men's basketball coach. He graduated from Greenville College in 1986 before earning master's degrees at Bethel College and Southern Illinois University Edwardsville. He completed a doctorate at Saint Louis University in 2005.


Intro to Sport Management
Seminar in Sport and Kinesiology
Core 301
Coaching Evaluation in Coaching Masters program

Publications and Presentations

Nehemiah - "Leadership in Coaching" presentation

Related Experiences

1999-Present: Director of Athletics, Assistant Professor of Health, Physical Education and Recreation
1995-1999: Head Men's Basketball Coach, Assistant Professor of Health, Physical Education and Recreation
1994-1995: Athletic Recruiting Coordinator, Head Men's Basketball Coach, Part-time instructor in Health, Physical Education & Recreation
1992-1994: Instructor in Religion Department (Youth Ministries), Director of Student Union, Head Women's Basketball Coach, Director of Youth Ministries Internships
1991-1992: Instructor in Religion Department (started Youth Ministries Program), Director of Social Life, Director of Student Union, Assistant Men's Basketball Coach, Director of Youth Ministries Internships
1990-1991: Assistant Dean of Students, Assistant Men's Basketball Coach, Completed Graduate Studies
1989-1990: Resident Director, Assistant Men's Basketball Coach, Started Graduate Studies
1988-1989: Greenville College Admissions Representative
1986-1988: Youth Pastor - Winding Waters Brethren Church, Elkhart, IN