Debra Beazley

Assistant Professor

Debra Beazley

Assistant Professor

Academic Appointment(s)

College of Allied Health Sciences
Department of Physical Therapy

  • (706) 721-3552
  • EC 1322

Education

  • Ph.D., Management Science. Walden University, 2002

  • MBA, Business Admin and Mgmt, Gener Kennesaw State University, 1989

  • BS, Physical Therapy/Therapist Medical College of Georgia, 1978

Certifications

  • PTL GA Professional Licensing Brd, 1978

Awards & Honors

  • Teaching Scholar, EII Fellow 2017-2018 Education Innovation Institute, 2017

  • Public Speaking 2010

  • Southern Wesleyan University Certificate of Teaching Excellence 2003

Courses Taught Most Recent Academic Year

  • PTHP 8242

    Medical Conditions II
  • PTHP 8243

    Medical Conditions III
  • PTHP 8214

    Prof Prac Expec IV
  • PTHP 7121

    Gen Concepts Pt Mgmt I
  • PTHP 7111

    Prof Prac Expectations I
  • PTHP 8361

    Management
  • PTHP 8315

    Prof Practice Expectations 5

Scholarship

Selected Recent Publications

  • Preference of Complimentary Medicine Therapies with College Students in Atlanta, Newcastle upon Tyne, and New Delhi, 2016
    Other
  • Social Media Intelligence in the Exploration of National Cultural Dimensions for Online Social Communities, 2011
  • Life Cycle Challenges of Online Learning Support Systems, 2009
    Other
  • Understanding the “V” in Diversity, 2009
    Other
  • Involuntary Unemployment as a Catalyst for Change and Resistance: A Theoretical Model, 2008

Department Service

  • Department of Physical Therapy Curriculum Committee 2015 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • Student Affairs Committee 2014 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • Christ Community Clinic 2014 - Present

    Role: Faculty Mentor
  • Hiring Committee Medical Conditions FTE Professor 2015 - 2016

    Role: Committee Member
  • Hiring Committee for Orthopedic FTE 2015-2026 2015 - 2016

    Role: Committee Member

College Service

  • Chair, Allied Health Audit, Compliance and Enterprise Risk Management Committee 2016 - Present

    Role: Other
  • President AU Health Professions Associates, Inc. 2016 - 2017

    Role: Other
  • President-Elect and Board Member AU Health Professions Associates, Inc 2016 - 2016

    Role: Other
  • Hooding & Honors 2015 & Graduation Service Assistance 2015 2015 - 2016

    Role: Other

University Service

  • Confucius Institute Advisory Board 2017 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • Augusta University Senate Budget Advisory, Information Technology, and Unversity Resources 2015 - Present

    Role: University Senate Service
  • Finance / Audit, Compliance and Enterprise Risk Management Committee Meeting 2015 - Present

    Role: Other
  • The Budget Advisory, Information Technology, and University Resources Committee 2015 - 2017

    Role: Committee Member
  • China Trip Delegation Confucius Institute 2016 - 2016

    Role: Committee Member

Professional Service

  • Barney Poole Leadership Academy, Physical Therapy Association of Georgia 2015 - 2017

    Role: Committee Chair
  • American Physical Therapy Association LAMP Committee: Institue for Leadership in Physical Therapy- Administration and Management Sub-Committee 2015 - 2016

    Role: Committee Member