Joseph Marcos, Ed.D.

Senior Adjunct Professor, Department of Kinesiology

Phone: (626) 815-6000
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Joseph Marcos, Ed.D., has been affiliated with Azusa Pacific University since 2001. He has been a physical education teacher/athletic director and baseball coach at Don Lugo High School in Chino, California, for 38 years. In addition, he is dedicated to equipping students with practical leadership strategies in sport and athletic administration with a Christian perspective. He is interested in strengths-based leadership research and is the coordinator for the Mt. Baldy League.


  • Ed.D., University of La Verne
  • M.A., Education, Azusa Pacific University
  • B.S., Physical Science, Cal Poly Pomona


  • K-12 California Teaching Credential, Physical Education

Academic Area

  • School of Behavioral and Applied Sciences
    • Department of Kinesiology


  • Athletic Administration
  • Coaching
  • Physical Education

Courses Taught

  • PE 551 – Curriculum Theory and Analysis of Physical Education and Athletics
  • PE 555 – Sociological and Ethical Issues in Sport
  • PE 565 – Athletics and the Law
  • PE 570 – Leadership and Administration of Physical Education and Athletic Programs
  • PE 578 – Sport Psychology