Dr. David J. Hoaas begins the 31st year at Centenary during the 2016-2017 academic year and his 17th as the Faculty Athletic Representative (FAR). In his role as the FAR, he serves as a resource to student-athletes, coaches, and administrators in the integration of athletics and academics at Centenary.
In addition to serving as professor of economics, he served as the College’s Associate Provost. Dr. Hoaas offers classes in all areas of applied microeconomics including public sector economics. His economic research has appeared in Tourism Economics, the Atlantic Economic Journal, the Eastern Economic Journal, the Southwestern Journal of Economics, the Social Science Journal, the Southwestern Economic Review, the American Journal of Economics and Sociology, and the Journal of Economic Issues, and the Journal of Wine Economics. For the past fifteen years, he has also served as a peer reviewer for the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges.
Dr. Hoaas is often called on by the local news media to comment upon matters of economic interest to the Shreveport/Bossier community.
Dr. Hoaas is a strong believer in the NCAA Division III philosophy that puts the highest priority on the overall quality of the educational experience and on the successful completion of all students’ academic programs. He asks a lot of his students in the classroom and in return he is proud to show his support for their extra-curricular activities.
Dr. Bob Bunnell
Director of Athletics and Recreation
Assistant Athletic Director for Recreation and Facilities
Administrative Assistant/Office Manager
Senior Women's Administrator/Head Gymnastics Coach
Sports Information Coordinator
Head Athletic Trainer
Assistant Athletic Trainer
R Shane Barton MD
Dr. David Hoaas
Faculty Athletic Representative