Charles Barr

Associate Professor, Sports Management

Office Location:

International Business Center

Room 352

Email: cbarr@lynn.edu

Phone: +1 561-237-7417

Fax: +1 561-237-7768

Why Lynn?

Charles Barr believes that Lynn University's small class size allows him to get to know his students personally and understand their professional goals. This permits him to present the course information in a way that is relevant to their career goals and personal interests. Not only does it help keep their attention, it also makes the new information seem familiar, drawing the students into the course. Barr believes that South Florida is the perfect location for sports management students because they are surrounded by a living lab of healthy living and active lifestyles. Having unparalleled recreational sports programs provided by Palm Beach County, and Lynn's professional sports teams are not only diverse (covering football, basketball, baseball, hockey and pro racing), but they are easily accessible to students. Barr believes that this is indeed what makes the Lynn University Sports Management program ideal for serious students looking for a distinct advantage in the field.

Professional Profile:

In tune with the College of Business and Management's mission, Charles Barr is dedicated to excellence in student development, which he achieves by fostering an environment that is conducive to individualized learning through innovative programs of student in an evolving, multicultural world.

Education:

B.S., York College of Pennsylvania
M.S., Lynn University
D.S.M., United States Sports Academy

Teaching Philosophy:

Charles Barr diversifies his classes, as well as his teaching style to challenge students on a daily basis. In his sports seminar course he employs a debate format which provides students with the opportunity to develop their critical thinking and reasoning skills. During the sports ethics lectures, Barr encourages students to break up into small groups and discuss various ethical dilemmas before moving forward in the chapter. Students in his sports marketing course work on actual bids for marketing contracts and get a hands-on approach that compliments the curriculum. All of the courses that Barr teaches are designed to provide students with multiple methods of exhibiting their mastery of the course material. Traditional testing methods are still used, but in conjunction with projects, papers, presentations and discussions.

Teaching Specialties:

Sports management

Chad Barr
Take the next step
Get started on your future today
Complete your application and secure your spot.
Pictures tell only part of the story. Come see for yourself.
How would you like to hear from us?

We are Lynn

Img 5914
“A dream you dream alone is only a dream. A dream you dream together is a reality.” - John Lennon
Bruno Militz, student
Img 0718
Lynn Speech and Debate Teams' Will Conway and Ciara McKaskill won the "Best Novice Team" at the Bill Todd Invitational!
Julia Gordon, student
Img 0397
Thanks to Campus Security for this donation to the Be Like Brit Foundation!
Susan Saint John, student
Img 4954
Repping Lynn at my High School!
Madison Opalinski, student
Img 0181
Fun time at the Disney trip and I had so much fun with Charlotte Hansen, Luis Neimand and Grayson Hetchner
Greta Wittmer, student
Lynn
I have successfully finished my MBA in marketing in one year and this picture displays how happy I am!
Elena Rodriguez, student

View more