Richard Hills, M.A

Richard Hills, M.A

  • Professor of Kinesiology
  • Phone: (619) 849-2206


  • San Diego State University M.A.
  • Point Loma College B.A.


Rich Hills has been at Point Loma Nazarene University since 1981 serving as a faculty member in the Department of Kinesiology and head tennis coach in the Department of Athletics. Currently, he serves as the Director of Out Door Adventures, overseeing surfing, rock climbing and whitewater rafting classes. He is a passionate educator, and also instructing students in Tennis and Football.

Other Professional Interests: Chair of the GSAC Men's Tennis Coaches, NAIA Spokesmen for WTT Jr. Tennis Championships.

Courses Instructed:

PED 210: Team Sports (Football)
PED 212: Team Sports (Football)
PED 211: Individual Sports (Tennis and Racquetball)
PED 213: Individual Sports (Rock climbing and Combatives)
PED 144: Surfing
PED 120: Beginning Tennis
PED 168: Outdoor Adventures
Athletic Assignment: Head Coach for both Men's Tennis, and Women's Tennis