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Scott Schneider

Senior Lecturer

1172-C Wellness and Recreation Center



  • M.Ed Adult and Community College Education, North Carolina State University
  • M.S. Recreation Management, University of Wisconsin La Crosse
  • B.S. Communications, University of Wisconsin La Crosse

Teaching Emphasis

Certifications (Current):

  • Climbing Wall Association (CWA) Level 3 Lead Climbing Instructor
  • American Mountain Guide Association (AMGA) Single Pitch Instructor (SPI)
  • Association of Challenge Course Technology (ACCT) – Level II Practitioner
  • Wilderness First Responder (WFR)
  • Leave No Trace (LNT) – Level I Instructor

Research Focus:

Outdoor and adventure education. Environmental education. Experiential education. Pedagogy,Transformative learning and technical skill development.

Additional Info

Scott is pursuing a PhD in Parks, Recreation and Tourism Management at North Carolina State University. He is an avid outdoor enthusiast, climber, runner and family man. When he’s not teaching, training for a race/adventure you will find him spending time outside with his wife and three children.