Decker Health and Wellness Studies Faculty/Staff

C. Scott Bowen

Adjunct Faculty

Health and Wellness Studies


  • JD, Seton Hall Law School
  • BA, Union College

Teaching overview

  • HWS 114: Karate

Research, relevant experience, honors

  • Seventh degree black belt in Washin-Ryu Karate
  • Have taught karate at YMCA since 1996 and Washin-Ryu Karate Club at Binghamton University at various times since 1973
  • 1994 and 1995, National Champion and All American Award, USA Karate Federation
  • 2003, Man of the Year, New York State Section 4 Lacrosse
  • 1997, Governor's appointment as deputy assistant attorney general to New York State Organized Crime Task Force
  • 2004, commissioner for the New York State Insurance Fund