Prof. Paul Swanson
In The News
MOUNT VERNON, Ohio — The competition court at Ariel Arena on the campus of Mount Vernon Nazarene University will honor the longest-standing coach in the University’s history as it becomes Paul Swanson Court.
- Head Women's Volleyball Coach, Associate Professor, August 1984 to present
- Department Head, Physical Education, 1990 to 1997
- Head Women's Basketball Coach, August 1984 to 1989
- Head Girl's Basketball Coach, Waynesburg High School, 1983-84.
- Head Women's Volleyball Coach, Waynesburg College, 1983.
- Head Women's Volleyball Coach, Athletes in Action, Summer, traveled to South America, 1983.
- Head Women's Volleyball Coach, Athletes in Action, traveled to Japan, Summer 1982.
- Women's Volleyball Coach, West Virginia University, 1980 to 1982.
- Physical Education Instructor, West Virginia University, 1979 to 1980.
- Physical Education Instructor, Northwestern University, 1978 to 1979
- American Alliance of Health Physical Education Recreation & Dance
- American Volleyball Coaches Association
- Fellowship of Christian Athletes
- American Coaching Effectiveness Program
- Ohio Intercollegiate Volleyball Coaches Association
- President's Award for Excellence in Teaching, 2001-2002
- Coach of the Year, National Christian College Athletic Association, East Region, 1997, 1998.
- Coach of the Year, Mid-Ohio Conference, Volleyball, 1995, 1996.
- District I Coach of the Year, National Christian College Athletic Association, 1992, 1993, 1994, 1995, 1996.
- Coaching Excellence Award, Volleyball, Knox County Athletic Association, 1988.
- Coach of the Year, Women's Volleyball, Mid-Ohio Conference, 1987 Season.
- Coach of the Year, Women's Basketball, Greater Ohio Athletic Conference, 1985-86 season, 1986-87 season.
- ABD Doctor of Education, West Virginia University, Morgantown, West Virginia (1984)
- M.A. in Education, specializing in Physical Education, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois (1979)
- B.A. in Psychology, North Park College, Chicago, Illinois (1975)