Tim Embaugh is in his 23rd year as the assistant coach to the men's volleyball team. He served as a student assistant in 1990, and lettered three years (1987-88-89) as an outside hitter for the Buckeyes.
Embaugh is originally from Canton Ohio, but grew up overseas in Indonesia where he began his volleyball career. A provincial championship and a trip to the Indonesian Junior Olympics led him to seek even higher levels of competition, which he found at the NCAA Division I level.
Embaugh comes from a family of three brothers and one sister. His parents were missionaries in Indonesia for 24 years.
In addition to his collegiate coaching experience, Embaugh was invited to be a coach for the 1997 USA Volleyball 16-and-under boys developmental camp. Afterwards, he was selected to be the Head of Delegation for the USA Boy's Junior National team which competed in a four-nation tournament in Sicily. During the summer of 1998, he was selected as an assistant coach for the USA Boy's Youth National team which competed in the Dominican Republic, where he also served as the Head of Delegation. During the 1999 summer months, Embaugh was a staff member of the USA Boys Youth National Team.