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Bill Nowlan, Ed.D.


Office: STC Room 104K

Tel: 617-243-2262


Pronouns: He/him


  • Ed.D. in Sport Management with an emphasis in Sports Medicine, United States Sports Academy
  • M.Ed. in Athletic Injury Management, Springfield College
  • B.S. in Physical Education concentrating in Athletic Training, Springfield College

Bill Nowlan has been teaching in higher education for more than 25 years, with professional experience working in professional baseball and collegiate sports for over 30 years. 

Nowlan's academic interests include labor relations in sports, the psychological impact of athletic injuries, and pedagogical applications within athletic training. He has taught a wide variety of coursework within allied health, specifically athletic training and sports conditioning, along with sociological and ethical applications within sport and sport management. He has spoken at the National Athletic Trainers' Association national conference as well as various other regional and state conferences. He has also published articles relating to Emergency Preparedness for Athletic Therapists and considerations for employment within the field of sports medicine. Bill Nowlan is a nationally-certified and state-licensed athletic trainer, along with being a nationally certified strength and conditioning specialist. He is currently the Treasurer for the Athletic Trainers' of Massachusetts, and a member of the North American Society for Sport Management.

What do you like about teaching at Lasell University?
"I enjoy working alongside the students as they explore new techniques and gain a further understanding of the physically active and the problems they may encounter. I have enjoyed working at Lasell because of the smaller class sizes which have allowed us to work more closely with the students and give them more individualized attention."