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Patrick Barker

Adjunct Professorial Lecturer Department of Public Administration and Policy


Bachelor of Arts, Religious Studies and Psychology, Elon University; Master of Arts, Youth Ministry, Asbury Theological Seminary; EdS, Higher Education Leadership, Georgia Southern University

Favorite Spot on Campus
Book Currently Reading
Eragon, Byzantium, Openly Gay and Openly Christian
Contact Info

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For the Media
To request an interview for a news story, call AU Communications at 202-885-5950 or submit a request.

Partnerships & Affiliations

  • American College Personnel Association


  • Association of College and University Housing Officers – International


  • ACUHO-I/ APPA Joint Conference Programming Committee

    Committee Member

Scholarly, Creative & Professional Activities

Research Interests

  • Multiple Dimensions of Identity, the intersection of GLBT issues and leadership development – qualitative study
  • Thesis study for Degree of Education Specialist

Professional Presentations

  • At Face Value: Facebook, MySpace and Blogging – Southeastern Association of Housing Officers 2006 Annual Conference Pre-conference Workshop
  • Your Way Right Away: Understanding Students As Consumers, co-presenter - Southeastern Association of Housing Officers 2007 Annual Conference
  • Getting Where You Want to GHO: Professional Development – Georgia Housing Officers 2006 Annual Conference

Honors, Awards, and Fellowships

  • New Employee of the Year – Western Carolina University Division of Student Affairs
  • Central Staff Member of the Year – Georgia Southern University Department of Housing