Doug Faulkner serves Greenville University as dean of professional studies. He also holds appointments as professor of sports management and assistant women's basketball coach. Since returning to Greenville in 1988, Faulkner has coached men's and women's basketball as an assistant coach and head coach of both programs. He graduated from Greenville College in 1986 before earning master's degrees at Bethel College and Southern Illinois University Edwardsville. He completed a doctorate at Saint Louis University in 2005.