Bruce D. Barnhart, EdD

Associate Professor

Bruce D. Barnhart Photo

Areas of Expertise: 

  • ​Research Methods
  • Higher Education Administration
  • Health Science
  • Athletics - Sport Management


  • ​EdD, West Virginia University, Morgantown, WV

Dissertation Title:

  • ​​​Athletic Insurance Practices at NCAA Member Institutions

Research Areas of Interest:

  • ​Education
  • Higher Education Administration
  • Athltics and Health Science

Certifications and/or licenses:

  • ​Licensed Physical Therapist Assistant - inactive
  • Licensed Athletic Trainer - retired

Select Publications:

  • ​​Barnhart, B. (1992). Athletic Insurance Practices in Higher Education. Sport Talk.

Select Professional Experience:

  • ​Provost and Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs, California University of PA (2012 - 2020)
  • Professor of Health Science and Sport Studies (1984 - 2012)
  • Vice President of Board of Directors - Cal-Ed Federal Credit Union 2010 to present.