John Bonaguro, PhD
Dean Emeritus and Professor
Office: Public Health
Phone: (270) 745-2015
B.S., Biological Sciences, Southerin Illinois University, Carbondale, Illinois - 1973
M.S., Health Education, Southern Illinois University, Carbondale, Illinois - 1975
Ph.D., Health Education, University of Oregon, Eugene, Oregon - 1978
Administrative Professional Experience
Dean, College of Health and Human Services, Western Kentucky University - 2003 - 2015
Assistant/Associate Dean, School of Health Sciences and Human Performance; Ithaca College - 1993-2003
Project Director, Drug-Free Rockford Community Partnership, Office of the Mayor, Rockford, IL - 1990-1993
Program Coordinator for Health Sciences, School of Health and Sport Sciences, Ohio University - 1979-1989
Teacher, Biological Sciences and General Science; Chicago Board of Education, Chicago, Illinois - 1973-1976
Academic Professional Experience
Professor, Department of Public Health, Western Kentucky University - 2003-
Professor, Department of Health and Physical Education, Ithaca College, NY - 1993-2003
Associate Professor with tenure, School of Health and Sport Sciences, Ohio University - 1982-1989
Assistant Professor, School of Health and Sport Sciences, Ohio University - 1978-1982
Macy, G. M. B., Nagy, M. C., Bonaguro, J. A., English, G. M., Lartey, G. K., Noland, M. (2013). The Evaluation of the Life Is Cool Program; Impact on Student Knowledge, Family Discussion, and Intentions to Register as Organ Donors. Transplant. Journal of Australasia.
Duncan D, Nicholson T, White J, Bradley D, Bonaguro J (2010). The baby boomer effect: changing patterns of substance abuse among aging adults. Journal of Aging & Social Policy, 22 (3):237-247.
Bonaguro J, White J, Duncan D, Nicholson T, Smith B (2009). Compensation of certified health education specialists. American Journal of Health Education, 40 (4): 236-244.
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