Patty Raube Keller

Patty Anne Raube Keller

Assistant Professor- Educator

Teachers College


CECH Human Services - 0068

Teachers-Dyer Complex 436H
2610 McMicken Circle
Cincinnati, Ohio 45221

Professional Summary

Dr. Patty Raube Keller has a bachelor’s degree in Physical Education and Sports Medicine from Greensboro College, a master’s degree in Education with a concentration in counseling and administration from Campbell University and a doctorate in Education Leadership from Rowan University. A former two sport ( soccer & lacrosse) college student-athlete, Dr. Raube Keller began her career as a physical education teacher, athletic trainer, and soccer coach at Grimsley High School in Greensboro, North Carolina.  From there Dr. Raube Keller began her 16 year career working in college athletics in all phases of student-athlete advising, NCAA compliance and administration. Dr. Raube Keller has worked at every level of the NCAA; Rutgers (NCAA DI), Campbell University (NCAA DI), Rowan University (NCAA DIII), and University of Mary (NCAA DII), in addition she was a junior college athletic director at Camden County College. Dr. Raube Keller’s doctoral dissertation research focused on marginalized women in higher education especially working in college athletics. Dr. Raube Keller has taught undergraduate classes in Introduction to Sport Managment, Sport Law, Sport Governance, Sport Ethics, Diversity in Sport, Sport Management, College Sport Administration, Sports Management and graduate classes in Athletic Givernance & Compliance, Strategic Managment in Athletics, Student-Athlete Development and the Master's Capstone Project. Dr. Raube Keller is the advisor for UC Unified Sport Club and the Master's Sport Adminstration Graduate Club. Dr. Raube Keller is passionate about helping her students gain experience and netwroking opportuities and often brings students to events such as the NCAA Convention and the NFL Career Combine. In addition, Dr. Raube Keller coaches premier girls soccer and recreation basketball. Lastly, Dr. Raube Keller and her husband are licensed foster parents for children who have experienced trauma.


Bachelors, Greensboro College Greensboro, NC, 1998 (Physical Education & Sports Medicine)

Masters, Campbell University Buies Creek, NC, 2003 (Masters in Education (Administration & Counseling))

Doctorate, Rowan University Glassboro, NJ, 2011 (Education Leadership: College Athletics)

Positions and Work Experience

- Assistant Athletic Director for Compliance/SWA, University of Mary, Bismarck, ND

- Director of Athletics, Camden County College, Blackwood, NJ

- Assistant Athletic Director for Compliance & Student-Athlete Services, Rowan University, Glassboro, NJ

- Assistant Athletic Director/SWA, Rutgers, The State University of NJ, Camden, Camden, NJ

- NCAA Compliance & Life Skills Coordiantor, Rutgers, The State University of NJ, New Brunswick, NJ

- Academic Advisor for Student-Athletes, Campbell University, Buies Creek, NC

- Head Athletic Trainer & Women's Soccer Coach, Grimsley High School, Grennsboro, NC



Thoman, K. & Raube Keller, P. (10-10-2019. ) Building an Army of Support .University of Cincinnati. UC. Level:Regional

Odio, M. A., Raube Keller, P., & Shaw, D. (10-20-2019. ) Title IX and internships: Preparing and protecting sport management students. Nashville, TN. Conference. Level:National

Raube Keller, Patricia (10-20-2018. ) The Role of the High School Guidance Counselor and Best Practices for the NCAA Eligibility Center .Columbus, OH. Professional Meeting. Level:State

Raube Keller, Patricia (11-03-2018. ) “Hey Girl! Do You Want To Play College Sports?” .Cincinnati. Workshop. Level:Local

Raube Keller, Patricia (07-07-2019. ) College Athletics: The Good, Bad & Ugly. Greensboro, NC. Other Institution. Level:Regional

Honors and Awards

2016 -2020 Golden Apple Award for Teaching Excellence in Graduate Education Golden Apple Award for Teaching Excellence is presented annually to faculty by students in their graduate program. I have received it for the 2016-17, 2017-18, 2018-19, and 2019-20 academic years Type:Recognition


University Service Type:University/College Service Level:University

Post Graduate Training and Education

06-01-2020-12-08-2020 Sport Gambling, Ohio University’s AECOM Center for Sports Administration in partnership with U.S. Integrity Services program for Sports Gambling Education curriculum, which will focus on preventing the impacts of sports-betting fraud. This is a master's certificate program., Ohio Univeristy, , Athens, OH

Professional Affiliation

NCAA DII Women's Soccer Regional Rankings University of Mary,

Women Leaders in College Sport Women Leaders in College Sport is a professional organization that serves women working in collegiate athletics.

Courses Taught

SMGT 2011 Level:Undergraduate

SMGT 7023 Level:Graduate

SMGT 4060 Level:Undergraduate

SMGT 4090 Level:Undergraduate

SMGT 2080

SMGT 2171 Level:Graduate

Contact Information

Academic - Teachers-Dyer Complex 436H
2610 McMicken Circle
Cincinnati  Ohio, 45221
Phone: 513-556-8453