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Bob Reely

Bob Reely
Associate Executive Director of the American Studies Institute
Dean of Lifelong Learning


"And we know that in all things God works for the good of those who love him, who have been called according to his purpose."
Romans 8:28

Degrees, Licenses & Certificates:
• Ed.D, Auburn University, 1976
• M.Ed., Southeastern Oklahoma State University, 1970
• B.M.E., Florida State University, 1960

Academic Positions Held:
• Professor, Harding University, 1980 to present

Other Positions:
• Career Military Officer, United States Air Force – Retired in 1980 with a rank of Lieutenant Colonel

Recognition and Honors:
• Air Force ROTC Distinguished Military Graduate
• Air Force Commendation Medal
• Joint Service Commendation Medal
• Meritorious Service Medal
• Air Medal with Oak Leaf Clusters
• Distinguished Flying Cross
• Air Force Outstanding Unit Citation
• Presidential Unit Citation
• Vietnamese Air Service Medal
• Vietnamese Cross of Gallantry
• College of Business Administration Distinguished Teacher Award, Harding University, 1994

COBA and University Committees and Responsibilities:
• Chair, Lifelong Learning Committee
• American Studies Distinguished Speaker Sponsor

Courses Taught:
• Organizational Behavior
• Production/Operations Management

Professional Memberships:
• Phi Delta Kappa
• Order of the Dadelians
• Chamber of Commerce
• American Management Association

Areas of Interest:
• Leadership
• Motivation
• Management
• Administration

Community Activities:
• Elder, College church of Christ
• Member, Kiwanis Club


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