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NASSM Conference Abstract Archive: NASSM 2011

NASSM 2011
Communication
Sport, Entertainment, and Desensitization of Violent Media: A Cross-Cultural Analysis of the Moderating Effects of Non-Violent Media
Lauren Burch, Indiana University-Bloomington; Evan Frederick, Indiana University-Bloomington; Jinwook Chung, Indiana University-Bloomington; Choonghoon Lim , Indiana University-Bloomington (Advisor); Paul Pedersen , Indiana University-Bloomington (Advisor)
Online Personal Branding from Professional Dutch Sports Athletes via Social Media
Joris Coppes, Sport Management Institute, The Netherlands
Scripting the National Basketball Association (NBA) Finals: An Analysis of Announcer Discourse and the Portrayal of Race
Olan Scott, University of Ballarat; Dwight Zakus, Griffith University; Brad Hill, Griffith University
The Interplay among Visual Image, Communication Style, and Culture in Determining the Persuasiveness of Sport Advertising
Won Jae Seo, The University of Texas at Austin; B. Christine Green, The University of Texas at Austin (Advisor); Yongjun Sung, The University of Texas at Austin (Advisor)
Sporting Facebook: A Case study with the National Football League
Laci Wallace, Texas Woman's University; Jackie Wilson, Texas Woman's University; Kimberly Miloch, Texas Woman's University (Advisor)
Public Relations Strategies of the Chinese Professional Baseball League in the 2009 Game-fixing Scandal
Chih-hsien Yang, Fu Jen Catholic University; Chi-wen Yeh, Fu Jen Catholic University; Juen-jong Hu, Fu Jen Catholic University; Chia-ying Wu, Fu Jen Catholic University
Diversity
Think Coach, Think Male? A Comparison of Situational Cues' and Gender Stereotypes' Impacts on Leadership Endorsement
Thomas Aicher, Northern Illinois University; Heather Samariniotis, Northern Illinois University
An Investigation of Future Sport Managers’ Perceptions of Affirmative Action Strategies and Beneficiaries.
Emeka Anaza, University of Illinois; Nameka Bates , University of Illinois; Jacqueline McDowell, University of Illinois (Advisor)
The Influence of Sexual Harassment in School on Later Perceptions of the Behavior
Claudia Benavides-Espinoza, Arkansas State University
A Five Year Update of African-American NCAA DI-FBS Coaches
Trevor Bopp, University of Florida; Michael Sagas, University of Florida
Applying Intergroup Contact Theory to the Sport Management Classroom
Jennifer Bruening, University of Connecticut; Rachel Madsen, Niagara; Justin Evanovich, University of Connecticut; Rhema Fuller, University of Connecticitu; Carrie Graham, University of Connecticut; Ray Cotrufo, University of Connecticut; Danielle DeRosa, University of Connecticut; Brittany Perotti, University of Connecticut; Devon Wilson-Hill, University of Connecticut; Xaimara Coss, University of Connecticut; Gianna Smith, University of Connecticut; Brittany Hunter, University of Connecticut; Ashley Combs, University of Connecticut
Preparing Sport Management Students for Successful Careers in A Diverse World
Li Chen, Delaware State University; Charles Crowley, California University of PA; Wardell Johnson, Eastern Kentucky University; Chia-Chen Yu, University of Wisconsin-LC; Jacqueline McDowell, University of Illinois; Joyce Olushola, University of Texas, Austin
Diversity Training in NCAA Division II Athletic Departments
George Cunningham, Texas A&M University
An Examination of Workplace Social Support for African American Women in Sport
Jacqueline McDowell, University of Illinois; Akilah Carter, Texas A&M University
It’s All in the Presentation: The Influence of Framing on Attitudes toward Diversity Initiatives
E. Nicole Melton, Texas A&M University; Astin Steward, Texas A&M University; George Cunningham, Texas A&M University (Advisor)
Keeping Quiet: The Effects of Activism and Racial Identity on Consumer Attitudes toward African American Athlete Endorsers
Michael Regan, Texas A&M University; George Cunningham, Texas A&M University (Advisor)
Racial Identity, Gender, and Hiring Recommendations in Athletic Administration Positions
Astin Steward, Texas A&M; George Cunningham, Texas A&M (Advisor)
Women and Minority Leadership within the NCAA
Athena Yiamouyiannis, Ohio University
Economics
The Effects of Tie-Breaker Procedures on Competitive Balance
Bill Gerrard, Leeds University Business School, UK; Morten Kringstad, Trondheim Business School, Norway
Incentives and Nonlinearities of the Wild Card Playoff System in Major League Baseball
Steven M. Howell, Purdue University; Jason I. Abrevaya, University of Texas at Austin; David B. Klenosky, Purdue University
Major League Baseball Franchise Attendance and the Uncertainty-of-Outcome Hypothesis
Brian Mills, University of Michigan; Rodney Fort, University of Michigan (Advisor)
The Impact of the Recession on Youth Sport Programs in a Local Community
Courtney Peddle, University of Windsor; Marijke Taks, University of Windsor (Advisor)
Public Investment in Sports Facilities: Who Really Pays and the Implications for Progressive Taxation
Mark Rosentraub, University of Michigan; Brian Mills, University of Michigan; Jason Winfree, University of Michigan; Michael Cantor, University of Michigan
NCAA Football and the Invariance Proposition
Steven Salaga, University of Michigan; Rodney Fort, University of Michigan
The Effect of the NBA Draft Policies on the Perception of Teams Tanking: An Examination of NBA Point Spreads
Brian Soebbing, University of Alberta; Daniel Mason, University of Alberta (Advisor)
The Effects of Competitive Balance and Price Dispersion on Major League Baseball Attendance
Brian Soebbing, University of Alberta; Nicholas Watanabe, University of Missouri; Brad Humphreys, University of Alberta
Demand for Individual Sports: Estimating Pay-Per-View Buyrates for the Ultimate Fighting Championship
Scott Tainsky, University of Illinois; Steven Salaga, University of Michigan; Carla Santos, University of Illinois
Ethics
Environmental Responsibility of a Canadian Ski Area: Comparing Perceptions between Stakeholders
Nicolas Apostolis, University of Ottawa; Eric MacIntosh, University of Ottawa (Advisor)
Moral Education in the Sport Management Classroom
Justin Barnes, Washington State University; Sharon Stoll, University of Idaho
Corporate Social Responsibility and Sport: The case of the British Olympic Association’s FTSE-BOA Initiative
Mathew Dowling, University of Alberta; Leigh Robinson, University of Stirling (Advisor); Marvin Washington, University of Alberta (Advisor)
Athlete Philanthropy: Motives, Drivers and Intentions
Seung Pil Lee, University of Michigan; Kathryn Heinze, University of Michigan; Kathy Babiak, University of Michigan (Advisor); Matt Juravich, University of Michigan
Finance
Misplaced Priorities? Assessing Student Perceptions of Funding for Athletic Programs in Higher Education
Brent Estes, Sam Houston State University; Ryan Zapalac, Sam Houston State University; Dustin Joubert, Texas A&M University
Governance
“This Powerful Signal of World Outrage”: International Relations Theory and Sport Governance
Brennan Berg, University of Texas at Austin; Seth Kessler, University of Texas at Austin; Thomas Hunt, University of Texas at Austin (Advisor)
Media Discourse and Mega-Events in Emerging Economies
Meaghan Carey, University of Alberta; Daniel Mason, University of Alberta; Laura Misener, Univeristy of Windsor
Elite Sport Policy and Higher Education: The Instrumental Use of Sport to Achieve Internal and External Stakeholder Agendas
Mathew Dowling, University of Alberta; Marvin Washington, University of Alberta (Advisor)
Global Governance Practice: Towards a Deeper Understanding of Sport Governance Process and Practice
Lesley Ferkins, Deakin University; David Shilbury, Deakin University
Large-Scale Sporting Events and Stakeholders’ Effect: The Case of the 2018 Winter Olympics French Bid
Christopher Hautbois, ISC Paris; Benoit Seguin, University of Ottawa; Michel Desbordes, ISC Paris
A Sustainable Olympic Games: Examining the Concept-Practice Linkages
Stephen Hills, London Metropolitan University; Vassil Girginov, Brunel University
An Analysis of the Democratic Governance of the Canadian Governments’ Involvement in the 2010 Vancouver Olympic Winter Games
Milena Parent, University of Ottawa; Christian Rouillard, University of Ottawa; Ashton MacDonald, University of Ottawa; Becca Leopkey, University of Ottawa
Coaches, Collegiate Athletes, and Recruiting: An Examination of Division I Recruitment Process
Amanda L. Paule, Bowling Green State University; Todd A. Gilson, Northern Illinois University; Ray Schneider, Bowling Green State University
Intercollegiate Student-Athletes Perceptions of Equity: Are Perceptions Changing?
Ray Schneider, Bowling Green State University; Amanda L. Paule, Bowling Green State University
The Olympic Environmental Report Card: Passing or Failing?
Sylvia Trendafilova, University of Tennessee; James Bemiller, University of Tennessee
Legal Aspects
Premises Liability: A Fitness Center Case Study
Robin Ammon, University of South Dakota
Effect of Religiousness and Spirituality on Athletic Directors Decisions Regarding Prayer at Interscholastic Athletic Events
Jennifer Beck, Kennesaw State University; Bernie Goldfine, Kennesaw State University; Todd Seidler, University of New Mexico; Scott Marley, University of New Mexico; Andy Gillentine, University of South Carolina
Sport Beverage Labels: An Analysis of FDA Guidelines and the Potential Legal Implications for Marketing in the Sport Industry
Natasha Brison, Georgia State University; Anita Moorman, University of Louisville; Brenda Pitts, Georgia State University
“Buckeye” Is Not for All "Buckeyes": Trademark Infringement, Dilution, and Passing-Off Claims in Intercollegiate Sports
Sungho Cho, Bowling Green State University; Brittney Jarvie, Bowling Green State University
Minimizing Risk Through the Development of a Best Practice Framework for Tailgating Events
Andy Gillentine, University of South Carolina; John Miller, Texas Tech University
Cheerleading and Title IX: A Legal Feminist Analysis
Barbara Osborne, University of North Carolina
Management/Leadership
Preparing for a COSMA Site Visit: Perspectives of Site Reviewers and Institutions
Robertha Abney, Slippery Rock University; Carol Barr, UMass; Michael Judd, Wingate University; Heather Alderman, COSMA
From Volunteers’ Leader-Member Relations to Intention to Stay in Non-Profit Sport Organizations: The Moderating Role of Age
Hyejin Bang, Florida International University; Cindy Lee, West Virginia University
The Psychological Contract and Individual Effectiveness of Student-Athletes
Christopher Barnhill, The Ohio State University; Brian Turner, The Ohio State University (Advisor)
Examining the Influence of Athletic Participation in Evaluation of Entry-Level Positions in Financial Services
Laura Burton, University of Connecticut; Heidi Grappendorf, North Carolina State University; Angela Henderson, University of Northern Colorado
Exploring the Use of Values Statements in NSOs and NGBs: A Comparison across Sport Contexts
Cassandra Coble, University of Florida; Shannon Kerwin, University of Florida (Advisor)
Exploring Activity-Contingent Volunteerism: A Preliminary Study of Back on My Feet Volunteers
Kevin Filo, Griffith University; Daniel Funk, Temple University; Jeremy Jordan, Temple University; Emily Sparvero, Temple University
The Effectiveness of a Professional Sports League: A Comparative Look at Major League Soccer and the North American Soccer League
Trevor Harvey, Washington State University; Tammy Crawford, Washington State University; John Wong, Washington State University (Advisor)
Pacifika and Maori Leadership in New Zealand Sport: Barriers and Strategies
Ryan Holland, Massey University; Sarah Leberman, Massey University (Advisor); Farah Palmer, Massey University (Advisor); Robyn Walker, Massey University (Advisor)
Incentive Compensation in Coaching Contracts: A Case Study of College Football Coaches
Yuhei Inoue, Temple University; Aubrey Kent, Temple University; Steve Swanson, Temple University; Jose Plehn-Dujowich, Temple University
A Cross-National Comparison of Sport Volunteer Motivation
Chanho Kang, Texas A&M University; Jon Welty Peachey, Texas A&M University (Advisor)
Understanding how Values are Manifested and Managed in National Sport Organizations
Shannon Kerwin, University of Florida; Dina Bell-Laroche, Centre for Sport and Law; Joanne MacLean, Brock University
Transformational Leadership, Empowerment, and OCB in Team Sport Organizations: Mediating Effect of Empowerment
So-Hee Kim, Seoul National University; Won-Jae Lee, Seoul National University; Joon-Ho Kang, Seoul National University
The Impact of Coach/Athlete CSR Activities on Employee Personal and Organizational Outcomes: The Role of Behavioral Integrity
YoungDo Kim, The Florida State University; Marshall Magnusen, The Florida State University; Yu Kyoum Kim, The Florida State University (Advisor)
Motivations of Sport Event Volunteers: An Empirical Study of 2010 Taiwan Citizens Games
Kuo-Wei (Peter) Lee, National Taichung University of Education; Chi-Wen (Kevin) Yang, Texas Women’s University
A Model of Emotional Labor in Coaching Sports
Ye Hoon Lee, Ohio State University; Packianathan Chelladurai, Ohio State University (Advisor)
Parents’ Preferences and Expectations for a Youth Sport Organization
Yen-Chun Lin, University of Texas at Austin; B. Christine Green, University of Texas at Austin (Advisor); Laurence Chalip, University of Texas at Austin (Advisor)
Sport Organization Personnel Make the Place: Political Skill, Reputation Promotion, and Improved Consumer Perceptions of CSR
Marshall Magnusen, The Florida State University; Kyle Bunds, The Florida State University; Sungil Hong, The Florida State University; Michael Mondello, The Florida State University (Advisor)
A Framework for Debating the Future of Environmental Sustainability in the Sport Academy
Cheryl Mallen, Brock University; Chris Chard, Brock University
Marketing and Environmental Sustainability in the Sport Sector: A Gameplan for Action in the Coming Years.
Cheryl Mallen, Brock University; Chris Chard, Brock University; Cheri Bradish, Brock University
Impact of Surface-Level and Deep-Level Diversity on Career Advancement Intentions: A Structural Equation Modeling Approach
Mansour Ndiaye, University of Connecticut; Janet Fink, University of Connecticut (Advisor)
Employee Stress and Coping in Mega-Event Host Committees
Michael Odio, University of Florida; Matthew Walker, University of Florida (Advisor)
Building a Legacy of Volunteers through Servant Leadership: A Case Study of a Cause-Related Sporting Event
Denise Parris, Texas A & M University; Jon Welty Peachey, Texas A & M University (Advisor)
The View from the Top: Environmental Behavior Frameworks of Future Organizational Leaders in Sport and Recreation
Michael Pfahl, Ohio University; Jonathan Casper, North Carolina State University
Both Traditional and Reflexive Volunteerism are Needed in Sport Events
Berit Skirstad, Norwegian School of Sport Sciences; Dag Wollebæk, Rokkan Center, Uni Research Bergen; Dag Vidar Hanstad, Norwegian School of Sport Sciences
Comparing Practices of USA Tennis Against a Global Model for Integrated Development of Mass and High Performance Sport
Peter Smolianov, Salem State University; Joseph Gallo, Salem State University
Leadership and Isomorphism in New Organizations
Steve Swanson, Temple University; Aubrey Kent, Temple University (Advisor)
Voluntary Organizational Turnover Intentions: Do Leadership Behaviors and Satisfaction with the Leader Matter?
Janelle E. Wells, University of Florida; Jon Welty Peachey, Texas A&M University
Marketing
A Conceptual Framework for University Identification
Jordan Bass, The Florida State University; Kyle Bunds, The Florida State University; Yu Kyoum Kim, The Florida State University (Advisor)
The Influence of Team Identity on National Identity
Dusko Bogdanov, Florida State University
The Role of Live Sensory Experiences in Cultivating Sport Fanship
Kyu-soo Chung, The University of Texas at Austin; Seunghwan Lee, The University of Texas at Austin; B. Christine Green, The University of Texas at Austin (Advisor); Dong Soo Ryu, The University of Texas at Austin; Hyun Min Kang, Korea University, Seoul; Byung Ho Kim, Korea University, Seoul
Impact of Innovative Marketing Strategy on Fan’s Brand Experience Regarding Professional Sport Entity: The Case of Stade Français
Michel Desbordes, ISC School of management; Nicolas Chanavat, Université Paris Sud 11; Christopher Hautbois, Université Paris Sud 11
Sport Brand Double Jeopardy: Fact, Fiction or Paradox?
Jason Doyle, Griffith University; Daniel Funk, Temple University; Kevin Filo, Griffith University; Heath McDonald, Deakin University
The Impact of the Awareness of Team Information on Pride in Place and Team Loyalty
Junya Fujimoto, Osaka University of Health and Sport Sciences; Munehiko Harada, Waseda University; Jeffrey James, Florida State University
Sponsoring the Little Guys: An investigation of North American Professional Niche Sport Sponsorship Selection Criteria
Greg Greenhalgh, University of Louisville; T. Christopher Greenwell, University of Louisville
The Role of Acculturation in the American Football Consumption Behavior of Asians
Jae-Pil Ha, University of Louisville; Seong-Hee Park, Hankuk University of Foreign Studies; T. Christopher Greenwell, University of Louisville (Advisor); Mary A. Hums, University of Louisville (Advisor)
General Fan Perceptions of Rival Teams in Intercollegiate Athletics
Cody Havard, University of Northern Colorado; Dianna Gray, University of Northern Colorado (Advisor)
National Identity and Olympic Team Identity: A Cross-National Study
David Hedlund, Florida State University; Priscila Alfaro-Barrantes, Florida State University; Michael Naylor, Auckland University of Technology; Sheila Nguyen, Deakin University; Joon Sung Lee, University of Michigan
Working toward a Process-Based Team Identity Scale: Bridging the Gap between Social Psychology and Sport Management
Bob Heere, University of Texas at Austin; Xiaoyan Xing, Laurentian University; Luo Li, University of Texas at Austin; Dusko Bogdanov, Florida State University
Core Values Based Brand Building: Institutional Stakeholder’s Attitudes towards the Texas A&M University Brand
Michael Hutchinson, Coastal Carolina University; Gregg Bennett, Texas A&M University
Making Fantasy a Reality: Fan Involvement in a Professional Sport Team’s Decision Making
Craig Hyatt, Brock University; William Sutton, University of Central Florida; William Foster, University of Alberta Augustana Campus; Dylan McConnell, University of Waterloo
Impact of Green Stadium Initiatives on Donor Intentions toward an Intercollegiate Athletic Program
Liyan Jin, University of Florida; Lunhua Mao, University of Florida; James J. Zhang, University of Florida (Advisor)
Traditional vs. Non-Traditional Sport Marketing: The Convergence of Comedy, Pop Culture, and Corporate Sponsorships
Maureen Jones, Ithaca College; Annemarie Farrell, Ithaca College (Advisor)
An International Perspective on Awareness and Consumption of the Youth Olympic Games
Lawrence Judge, Ball State University; Jeffrey Petersen, Baylor University
Exploring Common and Unique Season Ticket Holder Brand Associations across Professional Sport Teams
Adam Karg, Deakin University; Heath McDonald, Deakin University
The Influence of a Sport Team on Donation: The Moderating Role of Team Identification
Minhong Kim, University of Florida; Matthew Walker, University of Florida (Advisor)
Application of Diffusion Theory: A Case Study of the New Golf Product Market
Soojin Kim, Kutztown University of Pennsylvania; Yongjae Kim, Kutztown University of Pennsylvania
The Influence of an Athlete on Donation: The Mediating Role of Trust
Minhong Kim, University of Florida; Matthew Walker, University of Florida (Advisor); May Kim, Korea University
Marketing Challenges and Strategies for the Professional Bowling Association (PBA) Tour: An Examination of the Relationship between Sociodemographics and Fan Motivation
Wonyoung Kim, University of Southern Mississippi; Andrew Goldsmith, University of Southern Mississippi; Dan Drane, University of Southern Mississippi (Advisor)
Structural Relationships among Market Demand and Psychological Constructs toward Martial Arts Participation
Min Kil Kim, Troy University; Sophia D. Min, University of Florida; James J. Zhang, University of Florida
Gratitude toward Sponsors: Conceptual Framework and Empirical Examination
Yu Kyoum Kim, Florida State University; Robert Smith, Florida State University; Dae Hee Kwak, University of Michigan
The Role of CSR in Predicting Donor Behavior: The Mediating Effects of Trust and Commitment
Yong Jae Ko, University of Florida; Yong Chae Rhee, University of Florida; Yu Kyoum Kim, Florida State University; Taeho Kim, University of Florida
The Primary Motives of College Athletic Donors: Developing and Testing a Model
Yong Jae Ko, University of Florida; Jeoung Hak Lee, Kyung Hee University; Kyungro Chang, Sungkyunkwon University
A Qualitative Investigation on Sport Consumer Brand Associations: The Relationship between League and Team brand associations
Thilo Kunkel, Griffith University; Daniel Funk, Griffith University (Advisor); Brad Hill, Griffith University (Advisor)
An Empirical Investigation of Sponsorship Activation
Denyse Lafrance Horning, Nipissing University; Norm O'Reilly, University of Ottawa
An Examination of Premium Seating Ownership in Professional Sports
Heather Lawrence, Ohio University; Ron Contorno, Full House Entertainment Database Marketing
Motives Impacting eSports Consumption: A Cross-Cultural Comparison
Don Lee, Ball State University; Lawrence Judge, Ball State University; Soon-Ho Kim, Georgia State University; David Pierce, Ball State University
Psychological Support from Local Residents for Hosting Mega-Sporting Events: A Case of Super Bowl XLVI
Soonhwan Lee, Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI); Brian Krohn, Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI); Eung-Soo Oh, Dong A University
Beyond Cultural Context in Global Sport Events: The Effects on Brand Equities
Hyun-Woo Lee, Florida State University; Kwang Min Cho, Yonsei University; Yu Kyoum Kim, Florida State University (Advisor)
The Effects of Liminality, Communitas, and Fan Identification on Spectator Attendance
Seunghwan Lee, University of Texas; Hyun Jae Lee, University of Texas; B. Christine Green, University of Texas (Advisor); Kyu-soo Chung, University of Texas
The Influence of Exposure to Sponsorships in Media on Intention of Product Purchase: Consumer Behavior of the 2010 FIFA World Cup
Soonhwan Lee, Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI); Seok Kang, University of Texas at San Antonio; Brian Krohn, Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI)
Cause Marketing via Sport Events: The Effect of Inspiration on Post-Event Behaviors
So Youn Lim, The University of Texas at Austin; Amy Rundio, The University of Texas at Austin; B. Christine Green, The University of Texas at Austin (Advisor)
Parent Evaluations of Their Children’s Summer Sport: Effects on Satisfaction and Retention
Yen-Chun Lin, University of Texas at Austin; Laurence Chalip, University of Texas at Austin (Advisor)
Database Management Systems: An Analysis of Integration
Mark Lyberger, Kent State University; Sangkwon Lee, Kent State Universiy; Larry McCarthy, Seton Hall University; John Harris, Kent State University
Offseason Sport Facility Usage: Snow Days, A Case Study
Mark Lyberger, Kent State University (Advisor); Taryn Schmidt, Kent State University; Aaron Mulrooney, Kent State University (Advisor); Katie Goldring, Kent State University; Alvy Styles, Baldwin Wallace College
An Examination of the Motivations and Constraints of Sport Participants
Michael Naylor, Auckland University of Technology; Jordan Bass, Florida State University; Y. K. Kim, Florida State University (Advisor)
To be “Green” or Not to be “Green”: The Perspectives of Sport Consumers on the Relationship Between Sport and the Environment
Sheila Nguyen, Deakin University; Vanessa Iacono, Deakin University; William Stratmann, Deakin University
Content Analysis of Entry-Level Sport Ticket Sales and Service Job Announcements
David Pierce, Ball State University; Jeffrey Petersen, Baylor University; Galen Clavio, Indiana University
Motivation and Demographic Determinants of Charity Participation at Sport Events
Mikihiro Sato, Temple University; Jeremy Jordan, Temple University (Advisor)
Who’s Winning the Battle? Academic and Industry Perspectives on the State of Ambush Marketing
Alyson Schmidt, Brock University; Cheri Bradish, Brock University (Advisor); Steve McKelvey, University of Massachusetts; Benoit Seguin, University of Ottowa; Dave Stotlar, University of Northern Colorado; Norm O'Reilly, University of Ottowa
The Relationship between Consumer Decision-Making Styles and Acculturation: A Study of Korean American Amateur Golfers
Han Kil Shin, Northern State University; John Barnes, University of New Mexico; Yongseek Kim, New Mexico Highlands University; Yun Seok Choi, Wayne State University; Joonsuhk Oh, Yongin University
The Effects of Image on Satisfaction and Behavioral Intentions of Spectators of Women’s Korea Football League
Jin-Ho Shin, Korea University; Kevin Byon, University of Georgia; Cha-Young Kim, Korea University; Thomas Baker, University of Georgia
An Investigation of Sports Fans’ Ownership of a Professional Sports Team: A Case Study of the Disappearance of Fans' Team
Ken Sumida, University of Otago; Ben Wooliscroft, University of Otago (Advisor); Junya Fujimoto, Osaka University of Health and Sport Sciences (Advisor)
An Investigation of Partnerships with a Not-for-Profit Sport Organization: A Case Study of Special Olympics Canada
Jules Sylvestre, The University of Western Ontario; Karen Danylchuk, The University of Western Ontario (Advisor)
They Play but Do They Watch? An Examination of Tennis Consumers
Sagatomo Tokuyama, Shigakkan University; Jason Miller, United States Tennis Association - Southern Section; Dylan Naeger, University of Louisville
Octagon Golf and the 2010 ACE Group Classic: A Case in Sport Marketing Alternatives
Christopher Vurnakes, North Carolina State University; Heidi Grappendorf, North Carolina State University (Advisor); Jonathan Casper, North Carolina State University (Advisor)
Sporting Facebook: The NCAA & Big 12 Experience
Laci Wallace, Texas Woman's University; Jackie Wilson, Texas Woman's Univeristy; Kimberly Miloch, Texas Woman's Univeristy (Advisor)
Retaining Youth Baseball Players: A National Examination of Participation Motivations from Multiple Perspectives
Clinton Warren, Eastern Illinois University; Eric Brownlee, University of Minnesota; Rayla Allison, University of Minnesota; Jinhee Yoo, University of Minnesota
National Image Enhancement Through Global Sport Participation
Sang Keon Yoo, Indiana University Bloomington; Meungguk Park, Southern Illinois University Carbondale; Paul Pedersen, Indiana University Bloomington (Advisor)
Organizational Theory/Culture
Post Athlete Career Development: A Conceptual Model of Psychosocial Development of Athletic Career Transition
Akiko Arai, University of Florida; Yong Jae Ko, University of Florida (Advisor)
Team Identification’s Impact on Social Networks of Students at the NCAA Division II and III Levels
Aaron Clopton, Louisiana State University; Adam Pfleegor, Louisiana State University
NCAA Division I Athletic Administrator Values and Institutional Isomorphism
Coyte Cooper, University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill; Erianne Weight, Bowling Green State University
Sport Councils: Where Sustainability Meets Community Service
Laura Cousens, Brock University; Joanne MacLean, Brock University; Martha Barnes, Brock University; Erin Sharpe, Brock University
Where People Play: A Research Symposium on Community Sport Club Management
Alison Doherty, University of Western Ontario; Graham Cuskelly, Griffith University; Pamela Wicker, German Sport University; Christoph Breuer, German Sport University; Geoff Nichols, University of Sheffield; Peter Taylor, Sport Industry Research Centre, Sheffield Hallam University; David Barrett, Sport Industry Research Centre, Sheffield Hallam University; Larena Hoeber, University of Regina
Legitimate Organizations: The Attraction of Canada’s Elite Level Hockey Players to the CIS, CHL, and NCAA
Jonathon Edwards, University of Alberta; Marvin Washington, University of Alberta (Advisor)
The Psychological Contract of Volunteer Youth Sport Coaches
Alanna Harman, The University of Western Ontario; Alison Doherty, The University of Western Ontario (Advisor)
Impacts of Career Plateau on Professional Commitment, Organizational Commitment, and Counterproductive Work Behaviors
Taehee Kim, Sungkyunkwan University; Sewoong Kim, Daejin University; Jinyoun Yang, Sungkyunkwan University; Hyo Min Seo, Sungkyunkwan University; Kyungro Chang, Sungkyunkwan University (Advisor)
The Organizational Culture of the 2010 Olympic Winter Games: Effectiveness, Efficiency, and Stakeholder Influences
Milena Parent, University of Ottawa; Eric MacIntosh, University of Ottawa
Sport Participation, Intergovernmental Relations, and Enhanced Interaction
Lucie Thibault, Brock University; Wendy Frisby, University of British Columbia
Beyond the “Business Case” for the WNBA: A Strategic Perspectives Approach for League Sustainability
Matthew Walker, University of Florida; Melanie L. Sartore-Baldwin, East Carolina University; Eric MacIntosh, University of Ottawa
Professional Preparation
Seeking Six Degrees of Separation: Women Mentoring Women with the Transition to the Professoriate
Leigh Ann Danzey-Bussell, Ball State University; Dianna Gray, University of Northern Colorado; Brenda Riemer, Eastern Michigan University; Ellen Staurowsky, Ithaca College; Jo Williams, University of Southern Maine; Michelle Brimecombe, Ball State University
Fatherhood and Work–Family Balance in Academia: A Round Table Discussion
Gregory Kane, Eastern Connecticut State University; Timothy Ryan, The University of Memphis; Jennifer Bruening, University of Connecticut; Sally Ross, The University of Memphis; Marlene Dixon, The University of Texas; Jarrod Schenewark, Marshall University
An Examination of Sport Management Faculty and Graduate Student Mentoring and Research Productivity
Donna Pastore, The Ohio State University; Lauren Brown, The Ohio State University
Doctoral Contracts: The Nexus to Bridge Doctoral Students & Faculty in Preparation For Future Success
Brian Turner, The Ohio State University; Donna Pastore, The Ohio State University; Vincent Lyons, The Ohio State University; Lauren Brown, The Ohio State University; Drew Czekanski, The Ohio State University
Working in Academia: Experiences, Lessons, and Advice
Nefertiti Walker, University of Florida; Michael Sagas, University of Florida; Brenda Pitts, George State University; John N. Singer, Texas A&M University; Shannon Kerwin, University of Florida; Trevor Bopp, University of Florida
Research/Statistical Methodology
An Application of Retrospective Methods to the Study of Involvement with Running
Mark Havitz, University of Waterloo; Ryan Snelgrove, University of Waterloo
Conducting Sport Management Research with Marginalized and Difficult to Reach Populations: Lessons Learned
Larena Hoeber, University of Regina; Wendy Frisby, University of British Columbia; Jeremy Jordan, Temple University; Lisa Kihl, University of Minnesota; Cathy Mills, University of British Columbia
From Transcripts to Codes to Patterns: Enhancing Qualitative Research Methods with Association Rule Discovery
Orland Hoeber, Memorial University; Richard Wolfe, University of Victoria
Content Analysis: Using a Mixed-Methods Approach to Analyze Television Portrayals of Olympic Hockey Players
Heather Muir, University of Northern Colorado; Dianna Gray, University of Northern Colorado (Advisor)
Exploring Critical Determinants of Organizational Problems using Data Mining Techniques
Pamela Wicker, German Sport University Cologne; Christoph Breuer, German Sport University Cologne
Socio-Cultural
“Olympic Glory”: An Analysis of Australia’s Success at the Olympics:”
Richard Baka, Institute of Sport, Exercise and Active Living, Victoria University, Melbourne, Australia
A Cross-Cultural Examination of the Antecedents and Consequences of Hosting an International Mega-Event
Robert Baker, George Mason University; Craig Esherick, George Mason University; Ji-Ho Kim, George Mason University
A Pre-Evaluation of British Public Opinion on the London 2012 Olympics Based on Sport Participation Types
Guillaume Bodet, Loughborough University; Jennifer Coleman, Loughborough University
Examining the Effects of Youth Sport Settings on the Development of Creativity
Matthew T. Bowers, University of Texas at Austin; B. Christine Green, University of Texas at Austin (Advisor)
Little League vs. Sandlot: Understanding the Meanings of Formal and Informal Youth Sport Experiences
Matthew T. Bowers, University of Texas at Austin; B. Christine Green, University of Texas at Austin (Advisor)
It Takes a Village: Black Female Collegiate Athletes’ Social Network Experiences
Akilah Carter, Texas A&M University; Jacqueline McDowell , University of Illinois
Where People Play: A Research Symposium on the Development and Provisions of Community Sport
Alison Doherty, University of Western Ontario; Matthew Nicholson, Centre for Sport and Social Impact, La Trobe University; Russell Hoye, Centre for Sport and Social Impact, La Trobe University; B. Christine Green, University of Texas at Austin; Sue Vail, York University; Lisa Kikulis, Brock University; Laura Cousens, Brock University; Joanne Maclean, Brock University; Martha Barnes, Brock University; Erin Sharpe, Brock University
Female Fans of Men's Sport: Does Their Interest Carry Over to Women's Sport?
Annemarie Farrell, Ithaca College; Janet Fink, University of Connecticut
""Out" Female Intercollegiate Athletes: Factors Leading to Athletes' Ability to be "Out" in Sport"
Janet Fink, University of Connecticut; Laura Burton, University of Connecticut; Heidi Parker, University of Southern Maine; Annemarie Farrell, Ithaca College
Friend or Foe? Student Perceptions Surrounding the Recruitment of International Student-Athletes
Cornell Foo, University of Florida; Nefertiti Walker, University of Florida; Michael Sagas, University of Florida (Advisor)
Sport and Disadvantage: The Impact of Participation
David Gallant, La Trobe University
Investigating Intention to Continue Coaching: Results of a Field Based Intervention Study with Practicing Coaches
Jeff Greenhill, Centre of Excellence for Applied Sport Science Research, Queensland Academy of Sport; Graham Cuskelly, Griffith University; Sue Hooper, Centre of Excellence for Applied Sport Science Research, Queensland Academy of Sport; Christopher Auld, Griffith University; Erin Appleton, Centre of Excellence for Applied Sport Science Research, Queensland Academy of Sport
Civic Engagement Activities of College Athletes and Non-Athletes
Jennifer Hoffman, University of Washington; Lisa Kihl, University of Minnesota; Lydia Bell, University of Arizona; Anne Browning, University of Washington
Referee Attrition: An Exploration of Former Referees’ Experiences
Pamm Kellett, Deakin University; Stacy Warner, East Carolina University; Jacob Tingle, Trinity University
Female Athletes’ “Sex Sells” Marketing Strategy: Consumers’ Gender Gap toward Female Athletes’ Body Images
Ka Young Kim, University of Florida; Michael Sagas, Univesity of Florida (Advisor)
Sport for Social Change: Using a Case Study Analysis to Advance Sport-For-Development Theory and Assessment Strategies
Alexis Lyras, University of Louisville; Jon Welty Peachey, Texas A&M University; John Borland, Springfield University; Lawrence Cann, Street Soccer U.S.A.; Adam Cohen, Texas A&M University
The Greenest Sport Fans: The Relationship Between Fan Identity and Motivation Toward the Environment
Brian P. McCullough, Texas A&M University; Melanie L. Sartore-Baldwin, East Carolina University
Understanding the Impact of Competitive Youth Sport on the Family System
Michael Newhouse-Bailey, The University of Texas at Austin; Paul Keiper, Texas A&M University; Marlene Dixon, The University of Texas at Austin (Advisor)
Improving Organizational Effectiveness: Understanding Athletes' Socio-Cultural Adaptation to New Training Environments
Brianna Newland, University of Texas at Austin ; B. Christine Green, University of Texas at Austin
Brand Imagery and Athletes: Examining the Reinforcement of Stereotypes
Calvin Nite, Texas A&M University; Khalid Ballouli, Texas A&M University
Ballin': Examining the Components of Sport Based Interventions which Lead to Holistic Benefits for African-American Girls
Joyce Olushola, The University of Texas at Austin; B. Christine Green, The University of Texas at Austin (Advisor); Marlene Dixon, The University of Texas at Austin (Advisor); Floyd Jones, West Virgina University
The Effects of Player Exodus on the Local Sports Systems in Developing Countries: A Case Study of the Ghana Glo Premier League
Ian Osei Owusu, University of Windsor; Marijke Taks, University of Windsor (Advisor)
Building Social Capital through Cause-Related Sporting Events: A Catalyst for Social Change
Denise Parris, Texas A & M University; Jon Welty Peachey , Texas A & M University (Advisor)
Bowling and the Rebuilding of American Communities
Daniel Rosenberg, Barry University; Julie Priester, Barry University
""I am a Runner": Early Motivators and the Development of Sport Identities"
Ryan Snelgrove, University of Waterloo; Mark Havitz, University of Waterloo
The "Trickle Down Effect" of Medium Sized Sport Events: In Search for Empirical Evidence
Marijke Taks, University of Windsor; Laura Misener, University of Windsor; Laurence Chalip, The University of Texas
Conceptualizing the Lack of Women in Men’s College Basketball: A Multilevel Model Approach
Nefertiti Walker, University of Florida; Michael Sagas, University of Florida (Advisor)
Sporting Communities: A Comparison of Formal versus Informal Sport Contexts
Stacy Warner, East Carolina University; Marlene Dixon, The University of Texas at Austin
Sacred Flame: 100 Years Later Still Bringing Communities Together
Xu Xiao, University of Illinois; Carla Costa, University of Illinois (Advisor)
Sport Tourism
Eco-Sustainability Practices or Team Performance in the NBA: Which Attracts Fans?
James Aday, Texas Tech University; John Miller, Texas Tech University (Advisor); Kelly Phelan, Texas Tech University (Advisor)
Relationship between Online Communities and Sport
Patrick Davis, Deakin University
Scale of Destination Image: A Replication and Extension
Geoff Dickson, Auckland University of Technology; Ken Hyde, Auckland University of Technology; Celine Genetelli, University of Savoie
Estimation of The Non-market Value of Sport Events: A Case Study of the Civic Pride Generated by 2009 Shanghai ATP1000
Huang Haiyan, Sport Events Research Center of Shanghai University of Sport; Zhang Lin, Sport Events Research Center of Shanghai University of Sport
Legacy Perceptions among Host and Non-Host Olympic Games Residents: A Longitudinal Study of the 2010 Vancouver Olympic Games
Kostas Karadakis, University of Florida; Kyriaki Kaplanidou, University of Florida (Advisor)
Who are Repeat Active Sport Tourists at Small-Scale Sport Events and Why do They Keep Coming Back?
Cory Kulczycki, University of Alberta; Elizabeth Halpenny, University of Alberta
An Examination of the Influence of Sport Event Quality Perception on Destination Image
Kae Sung Moon, University of Florida; Daniel Connaughton, University of Florida (Advisor); Yong Jae Ko, University of Florida (Advisor); Jeoung Hak Lee, Kyung Hee University
Student Research Competition Finalist
Measuring the Contribution of Sport to Society: Social Capital, Collective Identities, Health Literacy, Well-being and Human Capital
Seung Pil Lee, University of Michigan; T. Bettina Cornwell, University of Oregon (Advisor); Kathy Babiak, University of Michigan (Advisor)
Examining the Workplace Experience of Sport Employees who are LGBT: A Social Categorization Perspective
E. Nicole Melton, Texas A&M University; George Cunningham, Texas A&M University (Advisor)
Student Research Competition Winner
Teaching
Preparing our Students for the World’s Stage? Perceptions of Sport Management Student Readiness for the 2010 Olympic Games
Cheri Bradish, Brock University; Jess Dixon, University of Windsor; Scott Martyn, University of Windsor; Jim Weese, The University of Western Ontario
""In-Class Time": The Most Under-Utilized and Under-Leveraged Resource in (Many) Sport Management Programs"
Carla Costa, University of Illinois; Corinne Daprano, University of Dayton
The Effective use of Humor in the Sport Management Classroom
Dan Drane, University of Southern Mississippi; Wonyoung Kim, University of Southern Mississippi; Andrew Goldsmith, University of Southern Mississippi; Dennis Phillips, University of Southern Mississippi
Service Learning Outcomes for Management of Sport Event Students
Carina King, Indiana University - Indianapolis; Jinmoo Heo, Indiana University - Indianapolis; Hyung Min Kim, Indiana University - Bloomington
The Relationship between Online Learning Environment and Learning Satisfaction
Dean Kwak, University of New Mexico; Fengfeng Ke, Florida State University
Engaging Sport Management Students In Large Lecture Classes: Teaching and Learning in The Mass Class
Heather Lawrence, Ohio University; Jacquelyn Cuneen, Bowling Green State University (Ohio USA); Dianna Gray, University of Northern Colorado (USA); Robert Baker, George Mason University (Virginia USA); Pamela Baker, George Mason University (Virginia USA); Andy Gillentine, University of South Carolina (USA)
Preparing Students for Experiential Learning: Recruiting, Constructing, and Training a “Green Team”
Nathan Martin, University of Memphis; Sally Ross, University of Memphis; Richard Irwin, University of Memphis
Innovative Tools That Will Give Sizzle and Pizzazz to Your Teaching
Lisa Miller, American Public University System; Steve Juaire, American Public University System; Brian Freeland, American Public University System; Larry Flegle, American Public University System
When, Where, How, and Why do We Teach the PhDs to Teach? An Autoethnographic Comparison of Universities
Sean Phelps, Auckland University of Technology; Nico Schulenkorf, Auckland University of Technology; Tom Patrick, Auckland University of Technology