Brian Hofman

Brian Hofman
Associate Professor of Sport Management; Deputy Coordinator of Title IX
Dicke Hall 123
525 South Main Street, Ada, OH, 45810
Research Interests
Social Support Systems for Female Coaches, Experiences of LGBT athletes and coaches
Employee degree:

BBA, Iowa State University

MED, Bowling Green State Univ

PHD, The University of Toledo


Brian Hofman joined the ONU athletics department in 1993 and throughout his career has held a variety of positions on campus.  Aside from coaching women’s volleyball for his entire career, additional appointments include Sports Center Facility Manager, Men’s Volleyball Club Coach, Assistant Director of Athletics, as well as his primary role of serving on the faculty since 1998.  Currently, Hofman is a Deputy Coordinator of Title IX for ONU, and he continues his role as an Associate Professor of Sport Management in the Dicke College of Business.  Hofman has a wealth of experience in running sporting events and has won several national coaching awards and ONU teaching awards.  Additionally, Hofman serves on a variety of institutional committees. 

Courses Taught:

  • Introduction to Sport Management
  • Social Issues in Sport
  • Minorities in Sport
  • Leadership in Sport
  • Facilities/Special Events in Sport
  • Case Studies in Sport
  • Introduction to LGBT Issues 

Current CV