Nolan Harms

Nolan Harms

Assistant Professor of Health and Human Performance

Chair of the Health and Human Performance Department

Office: Walz 109A
Office phone: 402-643-7206


Nolan Harms began his career at Concordia as a part-time instructor in the Health and Human Performance Department in 2009 and moved to the role of assistant professor during the 2011-2012 academic year. Prior to coming to Concordia, he served for five years as Education Materials Coordinator for the National Strength and Conditioning Association (NSCA) Certification Commission in Lincoln, NE. He is a member of the NSCA and is a certified strength and conditioning specialist and a certified personal trainer.

In addition to teaching, Harms enjoys the outdoors, being active in a variety of sports, and spending time with his family. He and his wife Amy and daughter Nevaeh reside in Seward.


PhD, Instructional Technology, University of Nebraska-Lincoln (pending)
MS, Kinesiology, Kansas State University
BS, Exercise Science, Creighton University

Courses taught

Lifetime Wellness, CPR and First Aid, Human Performance Laboratory Techniques, Exercise Prescription, Physiology of Exercise, Biomechanics, Essentials of Strength Training and Conditioning, Men's Health, Cross Training