09 Nov 2017

Coach Parker is now Dr. Parker

Coach Parker is now Dr. Parker

The Saint Augustine’s University (SAU) community extends a big congratulations to Dr. Alvin D. Parker, who successfully defended his dissertation, earning his doctorate from Northcentral University. 

Dr. Parker’s dissertation was titled, “Low Graduation Rates among HBCU Student Athletes: ‘A Case Study Exploring Sophomore and Junior Student-Athletes at HBCUs perceptions on low graduation rates and perceived stakeholder leadership styles.'”

Dr. Parker serves SAU as Assistant Professor of Sport Management, and Assistant Head Coach/Offensive Coordinator of the mighty Falcon football team.

Congratulations, Dr. Parker!