Bing Athey

Instructor/Aquatics Director

Bing Athey


Phone: (985) 549-3775
Office: KHS 168
E-mail: bathey@southeastern.edu

Southeastern faculty since August, 2001


Courses Taught

Emergency Health Care (HS 131)
Beginning Swimming (KINL 120)
Swim Fitness (KINL 111)
Aqua Fitness (KINL 135)
Lifeguarding (KINL 232)
Content and Teaching Strategies for Swimming (KINL 209)

Education

Ph.D., 1992, University of Southern Mississippi, Administration and Teaching
in Physical Education.
MA, 1989, Southeastern Louisiana University, Physical Education
B.Ed., 1983, Beijing University of Physical Education, Physical Education

 

Professional Experience

2001-Present, Instructor and Aquatics Director, Southeastern Louisiana University
1996-2001, Assistant Professor/Aquatics Coordinator, Oxford College of Emory University, GA
1992-1996, Instructor/Aquatics Coordinator, Agnes Scott College, GA 
1983-1987, Instructor: Tianjin Normal University, Tianjin, China

 

Professional Affiliation

Louisiana Association for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance

Certifications

American Red Cross Lifeguarding, CPRO & CFAS Instructor
American Heart Association Heart Saver Instructor
Certified Pool/Spa Operator


Selected publications and presentations

 Athey, D. & Athey, B. (2014). Best Practices of Teaching Swimming Strokes.

Louisiana Association for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance
Convention. Baton Rouge, Louisiana.

Athey, D. & Athey, B. (2012). Recreational Activities and Programs for NATO Forces
In Southwest Asia. Louisiana Association for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance 
Convention. Baton Rouge, Louisiana.

Athey, D. & Athey, B. (2009). Service Learning in Higher Education Teacher Education
And Health Programs. Louisiana Association for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance Convention. Baton Rouge, Louisiana.

Wei, B., Kilpatrick, M., Naquin, M., & Cole, D. (2006).  Psychological Perceptions to
Walking, Water Aerobics, and Yoga on College Students. American Journal of Health Studies, 21(3).

Athey, D., & Wei, B. (2004). A Brief History of the African American Male Golfer. Journal of the Louisiana Association for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance, 67, 32-34.

Professional Leadership Offices

2005- Vice President of General Division for LAHPERD
2005- Aquatics Council Chair of SDAAHPERD
1993-Present: Served and Chaired various committees and councils within our
professional organizations at the state, regional and national level.

 

Committees Served at Southeastern

University Library Committee
College Scholarship, Promotion and Distinguished Alumni of the Year Committees
Departmental Committees: Curricular Scheduling and Diversity, Curriculum,
Search, Major Field Assessment, Advising, Safety, and Alumnus of the year.