- School of Public Health W.W. Patty Distinguished Alumni Award (2018)
Dr. Mark Hoffman is a current faculty member in the College of Public Health and Human Sciences at Oregon State University. Prior to his appointment at OSU, he spent 3 years on faculty at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas.
Throughout his time at OSU, Dr. Hoffman has served in a variety of leadership positions including: Athletic Training Program Director, Associate Dean for Undergraduate Studies, and Vice Provost for International Programs. He played a significant role in OSU’s public health accreditation process to become the state’s first accredited School of Public Health. He is currently a leader in the nationwide effort to integrate public health practices into the athletic training profession.
Dr. Hoffman has served the athletic training profession in a variety of ways such as Chairing the NATA Research Committee and being President of the National Athletic Trainers Association Foundation.
He married Laura (Sellers) Hoffman, also an IU alum, in Beck Chapel in October of 1997, and they have one daughter and potential future Hoosier, Sydney.