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NASSM Conference Abstract Archive: NASSM 2015

NASSM 2015
Communication
Theory Utilization in Social Media Scholarship in Sport Studies: A Review
Gashaw Abeza, University of Ottawa; Norm O'Reilly, Ohio University (Advisor); Benoit Séguin, University of Ottawa; Ornella Nzindukiyimana, Western University; Mark Dottori, University of Ottawa
The Playing Field of Sports Public Relations
Mark Dottori, University of Ottawa; Norm O'Reilly, Ohio University (Advisor); Alexandre Sévigny, McMaster University
Exploring Smartphone Usage: What Are Fans Doing With Their Smartphones?
Sun Kang, University of Louisville; Chris Hanna, University of Louisville; Marion Hambrick, University of Louisville (Advisor); T. Christopher Greenwell, University of Louisville (Advisor)
A Comparison of National and International Media Frames of Professional Cyclist Ryder Hesjedal
Cory Kulczycki, University of Regina; Andrew Spiers, Brock University
Athlete Endorsement, Attitudes, and Purchase Intention: The Interaction Effect between Athlete Endorser-product Congruence and Endorser Credibility
Younghan Lee, University of Massachusetts Amherst; Jakeun Koo, University of Massachusetts Amherst
Applying the 3M Model of Personality and Motivation to Sport Event Emotional Responses
Minkyo Lee, Indiana University; Ju Young Lee, Indiana University; Paul M. Pedersen, Indiana University (Advisor)
How Mediated Sporting Events Constituted Nationalism? An Analysis of Chinese Newspaper Coverage of the 2014 Incheon Asian Games
Bo Li, University of Arkansas; Sarah Stokowski, University of Arkansas; Jongyeol Yoo, University of Arkansas; Stephen Dittmore, University of Arkansas
Cities, Status Hierarchies, and Arena Development
Daniel S. Mason, University of Alberta; Stacy-Lynn Sant, University of Alberta; Chen Chen, University of Alberta
FBS Athletic Department Website Communications of Environmental Initiatives
Brian P. McCullough, Seattle University; Sylvia Trendafilova, University of Tennessee, Knoxville; Manuela Picariello, University of Tennessee
A Cross-National Comparative Thematic Analysis of National Sport Organizations' Twitter Activity
Michael Naraine, University of Ottawa; Milena Parent, University of Ottawa (Advisor)
Gaining STEAM: Seeking a Generalizable Athletic Department Social Media Strategy
Brendan O'Hallarn, Old Dominion University; Craig Morehead, Old Dominion University; Shana Pribesh, Old Dominion University
The Relationship among Anger, Perceived Responsibility, and Negative Word-of-Mouth in the Athlete Scandal Context
Shintaro Sato, University of Florida; Yong Jae Ko, University of Florida (Advisor); John Egberts, University of Florida; Chanmin Park, Nanyang Technological University
Comparison of the Relationships among Fanship, Motivation, College Satisfaction in American Students and International Students by Using SNS for Sports
Youngmin Yoon, University of Florida; TzuShuo Ryan Wang, Kennesaw State University; Seung Hoon Jeong, Kyung Hee University
Diversity
“It’s All in How You Say It” The Influence of Fundamentalism, Framing, and Sport Endorser on Promoting Ally Behavior
Donna Fickes, Texas Tech University; Nicole Melton, Texas Tech University (Advisor)
An Examination of Mentoring of Minority and Female Student-Athletes
Michael Fraina, The Ohio State University; Donna Pastore, The Ohio State University (Advisor); Sean Dahlin, The Ohio State University; Megan Parietti, The Ohio State University; James Morton, The Ohio State University
Role Models, Women's Leadership and Careers of Women in the Management of Professional Baseball
Maki Itoh, Juntendo University; Mary Hums, University of Louisville (Advisor)
Group Diversity’s Effects on Sport Teams and Organizations: A Meta-Analysis
Woojun Lee, Texas A&M University; George Cunningham, Texas A&M University (Advisor)
Framing Analysis of the Paralympic Games
Kelsey LeFevour, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; Scott Tainsky, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (Advisor)
Valuing Feminine Traits in Coaching: The Impact of High and Low Exposure to Female Coaches
Rachel Madsen, Niagara University; Brianna Clark, Temple University
Psychological Safety among Women in Sport: The Influence of Status, Gender, and Sexual Orientation
Nicole Melton, Texas Tech University; Nefertiti A. Walker, University of Massachusetts Amherst
Sound Check: Are Women's Voices Undervalued in the Sport Workplace?
Amanda L. Menier, University of Massachusetts Amherst; Nefertiti A. Walker, University of Massachusetts Amherst (Advisor)
Attitudinal Changes as Legacy of an Integrated Parasport Event
Laura Misener, Western University; David Legg, Mount Royal University; Gayle MacPherson, University of the West of Scotland; David McGillivray, University of the West of Scotland
Examining the Relationship of Gender, Sport Type, and Athletic Identity to Student Athletes’ Career Maturity: Perspectives from Career Construction Theory
Jin Park, University of Louisville; Alicia Cintron, University of Louisville; Mary Hums, University of Louisville (Advisor)
An Exploration of Black Women's Intersectional Identity in the Context of Athletic Administration
Taryn Price, Middle Tennessee State University; Rudy Dunlap, Middle Tennessee State University (Advisor)
The “Decline”: Major League Baseball Scouts’ Perspectives on the Decline of African-Americans in Baseball
Lequez Spearman, Gordon College; Dawn Norwood, University of Southern Indiana; Steven Waller, University of Tennessee; Marcus Amos, University of Tennessee
The Future of Diversity Research: A Symposium for Researchers Sponsored by the NASSM Diversity Committee
Nicholas Watanabe, University of Missouri; Emily Newell, The Ohio State University; Algerian Hart, Western Illinois University
The Meaning of American Football among Chinese Spectators: A Qualitative Investigation of Live Sport Events Viewing Experiences
Yilun Zhou, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; Hongping Zhang, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; Monika Stodolska, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Economics
Competitive Balance and Game Attendance in Korean Professional Baseball League
Jae Hyuk Cha, Sungkyunkwan University; Taehee Kim, Sungkyunkwan University; Hyen Seo Roh, Sungkyunkwan University; Kyungro Chang, Sungkyunkwan University (Advisor)
The Impact of Team Performance on Player Salaries
Mike Ferguson, Brock University; J. Weller Ross, Brock University; Kevin Mongeon, Brock University (Advisor)
The Effects of Intra-Team Pay Inequality on Organizational Goals
Jeremy Foreman, Louisiana State University; Brian Soebbing, Louisiana State University (Advisor)
Decomposing the Win-Wage Relationship in Pro Team Sports
Bill Gerrard, Leeds University Business School
NBA Primary Ticket Market Purchases and Market-Based Dynamic Demand
Brian Mills, University of Florida; Steven Salaga, Texas A&M University; Scott Tainsky, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Sports Analytics: Perspectives on How Analytics Can Drive Decisions in the Boardroom and on the Field
Michael Mondello, University of South Florida; Bill Gerrard, Leeds University Business School; Daniel Rascher, University of San Fransisco; Robert Baker, George Mason University; Scott Tainsky, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
The Impact of Upper and Middle Management on Team Production
Thomas Peeters, Erasmus School of Economics; Steven Salaga, Texas A&M University; Matthew Juravich, University of Akron
Who’s the Main Attraction? Examining Star Power as a Determinant of UFC Pay-Per-View Demand
Lamar Reams, Old Dominion University; Stephen Shapiro, Old Dominion University
Winners Do It Differently!
J. Weller Ross, Brock University; Mike Ferguson, Brock University; Kevin Mongeon, Brock University (Advisor)
Reclassifying from NAIA: Are There Differences in Applications between Division II and Division III?
Dylan Williams, The University of Alabama; Brian Soebbing, Louisiana State University
Spectator Age and Television Viewership of Sports
Jie Xu, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Ethics
A Qualitative Examination of Sportsmanship and Behavior in a Little League Organization
Paula Upright, Western Kentucky University; Tricia Jordan, Western Kentucky University; Amy Halligan, Western Kentucky University
Finance
The Impact of International Football Matches on Primary Sponsors and Shareholder Wealth
Adrien Bouchet, The University of Tulsa; Mike Troilo, The University of Tulsa; Brian Walkup, The University of Tulsa
Football Fans and Finances: How Fan Passion Influences Price Sensitivity
Blake Gardner, Samford University ; Brooks Hanrahan, Samford University; Caroline Novkov, Samford University ; Darin W. White, Samford University (Advisor)
Governance
An Assessment of Consistency in the NCAA Infractions Process
Bradley Baker, Temple University; Jeremy Jordan, Temple University (Advisor); Daniel Funk, Temple University (Advisor)
Sport Development Through National Governing Body Member Retention
Richard Buning, The University of Memphis; Daniel Larson, University of Oklahoma
Reconsidering Governance Structures in National Federations: A Constituency Representative Model
Bogdan Ciomaga, Brock University; Lucie Thibault, Brock University
Patient-Centered? A Critical Analysis of Sport Concussion Policies
Alanna Harman, Lock Haven University; Katie Lebel, St. John's University
Defining the Key Determinants of Cross Sector Partnerships to Promote Sports Participation
Mathieu Marlier, Ghent University; Steffie Lucidarme, Ghent University; Greet Cardon, Ghent University; Ilse De Bourdeaudhuij, Ghent University; Kathy Babiak, University of Michigan (Advisor); Annick Willem, Ghent University
Support for the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro - A Longitudinal Study
Claudio Rocha, University of São Paulo; Valdir Barbanti, University of São Paulo; Packianathan Chelladurai, Troy University
Collaborative Governance: Mapping Future Sport Governance Research
David Shilbury, Deakin University; Lesley Ferkins, Unitec Institute of Technology
Lifting Up the Youth? The Implementation of Norwegian Youth Sport Policy through the 2016 Lillehammer Winter Youth Olympic Games
Anna-Maria Strittmatter, Norwegian School of Sport Sciences; Dag Vidar Hanstad, Norwegian School of Sport Sciences (Advisor); Eivind Å. Skille, Hedmark University College (Advisor)
Sport for Who's Development? A Critical Examination of a City's Event Leveraging Strategy for Community Development
Kylie Wasser, Western University; Rob Carlisi, Western University; Laura Misener, Western University (Advisor)
Legal Aspects
Student-Athlete Social Media Restrictions: U.S. Constitutional Concerns
Joshua Bowles, University of Tennessee, Knoxville; James Bemiller, University of Tennessee, Knoxville
Danger Lurks! Does Risk Management Work? Effectiveness of Risk Management Strategies at University Athletic Venues
Angela Hayslett, James Madison University; Emeka Anaza, James Madison University
Amicus Curiae Briefs for Sport Managers
John Holden, Florida State University
“Until I Die, I Will be Suing the NBA”: An Analysis of The Major Legal Issues Raised by the Donald Sterling Saga
Jeffrey Levine, University of Louisville; Craig Esherick, George Mason University; Jordan Kobritz, State University of New York at Cortland
A Content Analysis of Child and Spousal Abuse U.S. and Canadian Laws: Can They Deter the Professional Athlete?
John Miller, Troy University; Jeff Waller, Troy University; Christina Martin, Troy University
The (in)Congruence of Helmet Use Policies within Sport and Resort Management: Implications for Recreational Youth Sport
Richard Norman, University of Waterloo; Katie Misener, University of Waterloo; Whitney Arthurs, University of Waterloo
Management/Leadership
Business Networking Legacy Planning in Qatar from the 2022 World Cup
Ahmed Al-Emadi, Qatar University; Kyriaki (Kiki) Kaplanidou, University of Florida; Michael Sagas, University of Florida; Abdoylaye Diop, Qatar University
Passion at Work: Evidence from Team Sport Organisations
Christos Anagnostopoulos, Molde University College; Mathieu Winand, University of Stirling; Dimitra Papadimitriou, University of Patras
Geocaching as a Method to Improve Subjective Health among Persons who are Overweight or Obese
Jacqueline Boucher, Texas A&M University; George Cunningham, Texas A&M University (Advisor); Whitney Garney, Texas A&M University
Only in Crisis? Leadership Selection in Intercollegiate Athletics After an Ethical Scandal
Laura Burton, University of Connecticut; Heidi Grappendorf, University of Cincinnati
More Time, More Money, More Driving, More Games: Understanding Why Parents Enroll Their Children in Youth \Rep\ Hockey
Chris Chard, Brock University; Jonathon Edwards, University of New Brunswick; Luke Potwarka, University of Waterloo
Investigating the Relationship Between the Relative Age Effect and Leadership Outcomes in Male Ice Hockey Players
Laura Chittle, University of Windsor; Sean Horton, University of Windsor; Jess Dixon, University of Windsor
Positive Results Still Call for Critical Evaluation: A Post-Event Assessment of a Sport-for-Development Initiative
Adam Cohen, Texas Tech University; Jon Welty Peachey, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; George Cunningham, Texas A&M University; Jennifer Bruening, University of Connecticut; Alexis Lyras, Georgetown University
Evaluating the Evaluators: Developing an Instrument to Assess Baseball Scouts’ Effectiveness
Raymond Cotrufo, State University of New York at Cortland; Jordan Kobritz, State University of New York at Cortland; Matthew Kastel, Maryland Stadium Authority
Intersectorial Partnership in Disability Sport: A Case Study Examination
Raymond Cotrufo, State University of New York at Cortland; Laura Burton, University of Connecticut
Motivation, Satisfaction, and Retention of Undergraduate Sport Management Volunteers
Chrysostomos Giannoulakis, Ball State University; James Johnson, Ball State University; Nathan Felver, Ball State University; Lawrence Judge, Ball State University
Fathering Through Sport: Reviewing the Managerial Implications
Jeff Graham, The University of Texas at Austin; Marlene Dixon, The University of Texas at Austin (Advisor)
Conceptualizing the Inflence of Social Identity on Conflict in Sport Organizations
Shannon Kerwin, Brock University; Matthew Walker, Texas A&M University; Trevor Bopp, University of Florida
A Conceptual Framework of Positive Organizational Behavior in Sport (POBS): The Role of Psychological Capital (PsyCap)
Minjung Kim, Florida State University; Yukyoum Kim, Seoul National University; Amy Kim, Florida State University (Advisor)
Collaboration and Communication: Exploring Relationships between Athletic Directors and University Presidents
Carrie LeCrom, Virginia Commonwealth University; Angela Pratt, Clemson University
Sport Partnership Portfolios: How Perceptions of Sport Organizations' Partners around CSR Initiatives Affect the Public's Willingness to Contribute
Seung Pil Lee, Singapore Government; Kathryn Heinze, University of Michigan; T. Bettina Cornwell, University of Oregon; Di Lu, University of Michigan
Identifying Attributes of Sport Participation that Enhance Women’s (Dis)Empowerment
So Youn Lim, The University of Texas at Austin; Marlene Dixon, The University of Texas at Austin (Advisor)
Seriously Integrating Women into Sport Leadership Positions
Amanda L. Menier, University of Massachusetts Amherst
The Vancouver 2010 Olympics and Leisure-Time Physical Activity Rates in Canada: Any Evidence of an Epicenter Effect?
Luke Potwarka, University of Waterloo; Scott Leatherdale, University of Waterloo
Atlanta’s Olympic Infrastructural Legacy: An Examination Approaching the 20th Anniversary of the Games
Walker Ross, University of Georgia; Becca Leopkey, University of Georgia (Advisor)
Comaparing Knowledge Management and Transfer Processes in Domestic Versus International Multi-Sport Events
Jessie Schenk, University of Ottawa; Laurence Proulx Therrien, University of Ottawa; Darlene MacDonald, University of Ottawa; Michael Naraine, University of Ottawa; Milena Parent, University of Ottawa (Advisor)
Leadership of Volunteer in Big Sporting Events
Tone Vollen, Norwegian School of Sport Sciences
The Evolution of a Social Entrepreneur: Turning Passion into Skill
Jon Welty Peachey, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; Adam Cohen, Texas Tech University
Managing Guanxi: A Case Study of the NBA in China
Hanhan Xue, University of Alberta; Daniel S. Mason, University of Alberta
Who Gets Shut Out?: Trends in Pay to Play in Interscholastic Sports - Tracking the Diffusion of a Strategic Practice
Jen Zdroik, University of Michigan; Kathy Babiak, University of Michigan (Advisor); Phil Veliz, University of Michigan (Advisor)
Marketing
Off-the-Field Scandals in Professional Sports and Impacts on Consumers Brand Engagement
Gashaw Abeza, University of Ottawa; Norm O'Reilly, Ohio University; Daniel Prior, University of New South Wales; Jason Mazanov, University of New South Wales; Twan Huybers, University of New South Wales
Beyond Fan Identification: Hierarchical Effects of Product Meanings on the Consumption of Team Licensed Products
Artemisia Apostolopoulou, Robert Morris University; Dimitra Papadimitriou, University of Patras; Kyriaki (Kiki) Kaplanidou, University of Florida; John S. Clark, Robert Morris University
How Do Athlete Scandals Affect Consumers’ Self-Concept? Self-Brand Connection and Self-Construal Perspective
Akiko Arai, Juntendo University; Yong Jae Ko, University of Florida (Advisor)
The Determinants of Word of Mouth Influence in Sport Viewership
Akira Asada, University of Florida; Yong Jae Ko, University of Florida (Advisor); Kyriaki (Kiki) Kaplanidou, University of Florida (Advisor)
Love – and Hate – Thy Enemy: The Benefits of Sport Spectators’ Disidentification with a Rival Team
Johannes Berendt, German Sports University Cologne; Sebastian Uhrich, German Sports University Cologne
Examining Service Quality in Spectator Sport: A Cross-Cultural Study
Rui Biscaia, Universidade Europeia, Lisboa: CIPER, Universidade de Lisboa; Masayuki Yoshida, Biwako Seiki Sport College
The 2014 FIFA World Cup: Examining Service Quality and Value Perceptions among Attendees at Rio De Janeiro
Rui Biscaia, Universidade Europeia, Lisboa: CIPER, Universidade de Lisboa; Abel Correia, Universidade de Lisboa; Thiago Santos, Universidade de Lisboa; Carla Araujo, Universidade do Porto; Stephen Ross, University of Minnesota
Cosmopolitan Consumer Behaviour: Exploring Fan Identification, Awareness, and Motivation Around the FIFA World Cup
Cheri Bradish, Ryerson University; Nicholas Burton, Ryerson University; Melanie Dempsey, Ryerson University; Deep Bhatia, Ryerson University
Segmentation Of \Prosumers\ Based on Social Media Usage in a Non-Profit Sports Organization: Algorithm Development and between-Group Differences
Simon Brandon-Lai, Florida State University; Cole Armstrong, Florida State University; Jeffrey James, Florida State University (Advisor)
Corporate Social Responsibility in Sport
Tim Breitbarth, Bournemouth University; Bob Heere, University of South Carolina; Matthew Walker, Texas A&M University; Timothy Kellison, University of Florida; Kathryn Heinze, University of Michigan
Is \Going Green\ Worth It? Assessing Fan Engagement and Perceptions of Athletic Department Environmental Efforts
Jonathan Casper, North Carolina State University; Dave Newport, University of Colorado Boulder; Michael Pfahl, Ohio University
The Effect of Perceived Team Performance and CSR on Team Identification, Pride, Regional Attachment, and WOM intention
Jaewon Chang, University of Florida; Yong Jae Ko, University of Florida; Joon-Ho Kang, Seoul National University; Dan Connaughton, University of Florida
Acculturation, Consumer Affinity and Identification with American Football
Abdullah Demirel, University of Massachusetts Amherst; Janet S. Fink, University of Massachusetts Amherst (Advisor)
Employee Related Sponsorship Outcomes
Abdullah Demirel, University of Massachusetts Amherst; Janet S. Fink, University of Massachusetts Amherst (Advisor)
Developing and Validating a Scale to Measure Excessive Sport Fan Behavior
Brendan Dwyer, Virginia Commonwealth University; Carrie LeCrom, Virginia Commonwealth University ; Greg Greenhalgh, Virginia Commonwealth University
The Development of a Conceptual Framework of Sports Marketing Myopia: Exploratory Evidence from the Northern Ireland Football League
Damian Gallagher, Ulster University; Ricky Mitchell, Ulster University; Andy Gillentine, University of South Carolina
Commercial Implications of Corruption in Sport
Samantha Gorse, Coventry University; Simon Chadwick, Coventry University
Athlete Brand: A Conceptual Framework to Understand Its Antecedents and Consequences
Ali Hasaan, Estonian Business School; Katri Kerem, Estonian Business School (Advisor); Rui Biscaia, CIPER, Universidade de Lisboa; Universidade Europeia, Lisboa (Advisor); Kwame Agyemang, Louisiana State University (Advisor)
Rivalry, In-group Bias, and Glory Out of Reflected Failure in Sport Fans
Cody T. Havard, The University of Memphis; Tim D. Ryan, The University of Memphis
The Effect of Fans’ Social Experience and Game Characteristics on their Evaluation of Game Experiences
Wonseok (Eric) Jang, University of Florida; Yong Jae Ko, University of Florida (Advisor); Daniel L. Wann, Murray State University (Advisor); Yonghwan Chang, University of Florida
The Psychology Energy Model of Sport Spectatorship
Wonseok (Eric) Jang, University of Florida; Yong Jae Ko, University of Florida (Advisor); Daniel L. Wann, Murray State University (Advisor)
Socializing New Fans: Venn Diagrams, Subcommunities, and New Member Adjustment
Matthew Katz, Miami University; Bob Heere, University of South Carolina; Marlene Dixon, Troy University
Sport Video Game: The Effect of Virtual Sport Experience on Attitude Formation (SAT)
Yongjae Kim, Kutztown University of Pennsylvania; Elizabeth Rogol, Kutztown University of Pennsylvania; Soojin Kim, Kutztown University of Pennsylvania; Arjun Arora, Kutztown University of Pennsylvania; Anthony Marchetto, Kutztown University of Pennsylvania; Tyler Giovarelli, Kutztown University of Pennsylvania; Erika Sallavanti, Kutztown University of Pennsylvania; Michael Lineman, Kutztown University of Pennsylvania; Derek Kovach, Kutztown University of Pennsylvania
The Influence of Hedonic, Eudaimonic, and Social Need Fulfillment on Sport Media Consumers’ Well-being and Behavioral Intentions
Jeeyoon Kim, Florida State University; Jeffrey James, Florida State University (Advisor); Yukyoum Kim, Seoul National University
Relationships as Strategic Assets: An Empirical Assessment of Sport Fan Equity
Young Do Kim, University of Nebraska Kearney; Marshall Magnusen, Baylor University; Seong-Hee Park, Hankuk University of Foreign Studies; Yukyoum Kim, Seoul National University (Advisor)
Contemplation of Need Fulfillment through Sport Media Consumers: The Role of Flow, Team Identification, and Perceived Performance Level
Daehwan Kim, Florida State University; Amy Kim, Florida State University (Advisor); Jeeyoon Kim, Florida State University
Human Brand Extensions: Investigating Consumer Attitudes toward Athlete Endorsement of Non-sport Brands
Jakeun Koo, University of Massachusetts Amherst; Younghan Lee, University of Massachusetts Amherst
Understanding Student Attendance in College Football through the Hierarchical Relationships of Constraints
Gi-Yong Koo, Troy University; Robin Hardin, University of Tennessee, Knoxville
An Investigation of Sponsorship Effects at Charity-Linked Sporting Events: Does Gender Matter?
Denyse Lafrance Horning, Nipissing University; Norm O'Reilly, Ohio University
Knowledge as Power or the Fear of Missing Out? Digital Sport Consumption in the 21st Century
Ben Larkin, University of Massachusetts Amherst; Janet S. Fink, University of Massachusetts Amherst (Advisor)
The Crowded World of Fantasy Sport, Facebook, and Fandom: Implications of the Dual-screening Phenomenon on Team Identity Salience
Ben Larkin, University of Massachusetts Amherst; Janet S. Fink, University of Massachusetts Amherst
Neurophysiological and Psychometric Assessment of Spectator Emotion: An Interdisciplinary Approach
Hyun-Woo Lee, Georgia Southern University; Leonard LaPointe, Florida State University (Advisor); Gerald Ferris, Florida State University (Advisor); Yukyoum Kim, Seoul National University (Advisor)
Sport Team Brand Authenticity: An Exploratory Analysis
Donghun Lee, University of Houston; Chrysostomos Giannoulakis, Ball State University; Demetrius Pearson, University of Houston; Whitney Breslin, University of Houston
Effects of Fan Identification on Moral Reasoning Processes: Focusing on the Ray Rice Case
Joon Sung Lee, University of Michigan; Dae Hee Kwak, University of Michigan; Jessica Minkove, Towson University
Scent Marketing in the Sport Industry
Minkyo Lee, Indiana University; Mingu Rhee, Indiana University; Byung Ik Park, Indiana University; Paul M. Pedersen, Indiana University (Advisor)
When is the Tipping Point? The Role of Emotions on Consumers’ Processing of Celebrity Athletes’ Transgression
Joon Sung Lee, University of Michigan; Dae Hee Kwak, University of Michigan
Investigating the Influence of Sport Identification on “Second Screen” Use
Mark Lyberger, Kent State University; Jonathan Jensen, The Ohio State University; Larry McCarthy, Seton Hall University; Edward Bolden, Kent State University
Mixing Sport and Politics: Investigating the Effects of Star Player Political Engagement on Sport Consumer Revenge and Avoidance
Marshall Magnusen, Baylor University; Jun Woo Kim, State University of New York at Brockport; Brooke Forester, University of South Alabama; Seung Hoon Jeong, Kyung Hee University
CSR and Mega-Events: Sponsorship Compatibility and Alignment
Ashlee Morgan, University of Technology, Sydney; Stephen Frawley, University of Technology, Sydney; Nico Schulenkorf, University of Technology, Sydney
Cut from the Same Cloth: An Examination of Social Identity Theory's Effect on Attachment to College Coaches
Michael Mudrick, University of Connecticut; Laura Burton, University of Connecticut (Advisor); Janet S. Fink, University of Massachusetts Amherst (Advisor)
The Mediating Role of Resistance to Change: Golf Club Membership Renewal
Michael Naylor, Auckland University of Technology; Geoff Dickson, Auckland University of Technology; David P. Hedlund, St. John's University; Melody Johnson, Auckland University of Technology
Hashmoney: Exploring Twitter Hashtag Use as a Secondary Ticket Market Price Determinant
Brendan O'Hallarn, Old Dominion University; Stephen Shapiro, Old Dominion University
Sponsorship Activation through Social Networking Sites: An Investigation of World Cup Marketing Hashtags on Twitter
Ann Pegoraro, Laurentian University; Claude Vincent, Laurentian University; Dana Ellis, Laurentian University
The Distant Fan and the Psychological Continuum Model: A Theoretical and Empirical Analysis
Haozhou Pu, Florida State University; Jeffrey James, Florida State University (Advisor)
Brand and Value Co-Creation: A Case Study of a CFL Expansion Franchise
Francois Rodrigue, University of Ottawa; Benoit Séguin, University of Ottawa (Advisor); Milena Parent, University of Ottawa; Eric MacIntosh, University of Ottawa
Analysing the Water Cooler: Conversation Analysis of the University of Canberra Brumbies' Social Media Users
Olan Scott, University of Canberra; Ann Pegoraro, Laurentian University; Jerry Watkins, University of Canberra
Leveraging the Olympic Game’s Brand Equity through Social Interaction and Team Identity
Sunyun Shin, Yonsei University; Garren Palmer, Georgia Southern University; Young Do Kim, University of Nebraska at Kearney (Advisor); Hyun-Woo Lee, Georgia Southern University (Advisor)
Why Are Some Events Better than Others? The Influence of Event Elements on Spectators' Perceptions of Value of Non-Mega Sport Events
Ryan Snelgrove, University of Windsor; Laura Wood, University of Windsor; Marijke Taks, University of Windsor
Positive Youth Development through Extreme Sports: Geo-Cultural Effects on Youth Participations of Extreme Sports
Hwayong Son, Florida State University; Sangwoo Bae, Korea University; Amy Kim, Florida State University (Advisor); Joshua Newman, Florida State University (Advisor)
Sports Team Personality: It’s Not All about Winning!
Ashley Stadler Blank, The Pennsylvania State University; Joerg Koenigstorfer, Technische Universität München; Hans Baumgartner, The Pennsylvania State University (Advisor)
Beautiful Strangers: Psychological Sense of Community in Sports Crowds
Maximilian Stieler, University of Bayreuth; Claas Christian Germelmann, University of Bayreuth (Advisor)
The Fan’s Game: Engaging Consumers through Gamified Apps
Yiran Su, Temple University; Thilo Kunkel, Temple University
Counter-Strategies to Fight Ambush Marketing: The Sponsor Perspective
Sebastian Uhrich, German Sport University Cologne; Joerg Koenigstorfer, Technische Universität München
Empirically Examining the Impact of Brand-Event Personality Fit on Sport Sponsors’ Consumer-Based Brand Equity: A Case Study in College Football
Junqi Wang, University of Georgia; James J. Zhang, University of Georgia (Advisor); Kevin Byon, University of Georgia (Advisor); Thomas Baker, University of Georgia (Advisor); Zhenqiu (Laura) Lu, University of Georgia (Advisor)
Conceptualizing the Role of Self-Event Congruity in Consumers’ Event Consumption
Junqi Wang, University of Georgia; James J. Zhang, University of Georgia (Advisor)
The Effectiveness of CRM in Sport in Changing Consumer Responses
Taeho Yoh, Southern Illinois University Carbondale; Meungguk Park, Southern Illinois University Carbondale
The Effect of Personality Traits on Spectator Rating of Service Quality and Satisfaction
Hoyeol Yu, Florida State University; Jeffrey James, Florida State University (Advisor)
Enhanced Market Value of American Athletes with International Teammates
Yilun Zhou, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; Scott Tainsky, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (Advisor)
Variables Affecting the Market Demand of Sport Lottery Sales in China: The Case of Guangdong Province
Liang jun Zhou, Guangzhou Sport University; James J. Zhang, University of Georgia (Advisor)
Organizational Theory/Culture
Framing and Conceptualizing the IOR Literature in Sport Management: Mapping the Scholarly Terrain
Kathy Babiak, University of Michigan; Lucie Thibault, Brock University; Annick Willem, Ghent University
Organizational Impression Congruence: A Conceptual Framework for Sport Service Organizations
Simon Brandon-Lai, Florida State University; Cole Armstrong, Florida State University; Jeffrey James, Florida State University (Advisor)
Employee Expectations of CSR Practices: A Psychological Contract Perspective
Lauren E. Brown, DeSales University; Christopher R. Barnhill, Georgia Southern University
Team Impact! An Exploration of Athlete Philanthropic Foundations and Perceptions of Team CSR
Lauren E. Brown, DeSales University; W. Andrew Czekanski, Coastal Carolina University; Casey Schermick, DeSales University
Uncovering Organizational Capacity for Sport for Development
Ryan Clutterbuck, Western University; Alison Doherty, Western University (Advisor)
Exploring Organizational Climate and College Coaches' Intent to Leave: A Human Resource Development Perspective
Shaina Ervin, The Ohio State University; Donna Pastore, The Ohio State University (Advisor)
It Takes Two: Uncovering the Psychological Contract of Community Sport Clubs
Alanna Harman, Lock Haven University; Alison Doherty, Western University
Institutionalization of Corporate Social Responsibility Practices: Insights from the Professional Sport Leagues in South Korea
Soyoung Joo, University of Massachusetts Amherst; Janet S. Fink, University of Massachusetts Amherst (Advisor); Jaedeock Lee, East Stroudsburg University (Advisor)
Connecting the Rhetoric of Sport with Institutional Missions in Higher Education
Gregory Lott, The Ohio State University; Brian Turner, The Ohio State University (Advisor)
A New 'Arena': Social Responsibility through Nonprofit Community Sport
Katie Misener, University of Waterloo; Kathy Babiak, University of Michigan
From Change Agent to Maintenance Agent: The Evolution of the NCAA as an Institutional Entrepreneur
Calvin Nite, Texas Tech University; Marvin Washington, University of Alberta
The Framing of O’Bannon v. NCAA: The Institutional Work of the NCAA
Calvin Nite, Texas Tech University; Michael Hutchinson, The University of Memphis
The Nature of Informal Mentoring Relationships in Sport Administrations: A Compatible Mentoring Relationship Model
Youngho Park, The Ohio State University; Donna Pastore, The Ohio State University (Advisor)
Organizational Innovation and the NCAA: A History of the Men’s Basketball Tournament
Chad Seifried, Louisiana State University; Kwame Agyemang, Louisiana State University; Brian Soebbing, Louisiana State University
The Entitlement Era: An Analysis of the Factors that Influence Career Expectations of Sport Management Students
Myrah Stockdale, University of North Carolina at Greensboro; Joel Cormier, Eastern Kentucky University (Advisor)
Organizational Misconduct within the National Collegiate Athletic Association
Khirey Walker, Louisiana State University; Brian Soebbing, Louisiana State University (Advisor); Chad Seifried, Louisiana State University (Advisor)
Organizational Identity in a Volunteer-based, Dispersed Identification Process
Christine Wegner, Temple University; Jeremy Jordan, Temple University (Advisor)
Professional Preparation
Examining Undergraduate Sport Management Internship Requirements and Procedures in the United States
Chris Brown, Kennesaw State University; Jennifer Willett, Kennesaw State University
Empowering the Future of Sport Management
Leigh Ann Danzey-Bussell, Troy University; Mary Hums, University of Louisville; Brenda Pitts, Georgia State University; Brenda Riemer, Eastern Michigan University; Meg Hancock, University of Louisiville; Heidi Grappendorf, University of Cincinnati
Thinking Outside the Arena: Re-Positioning Sport Management Scholarship to Secure External Funding
Michael Edwards, North Carolina State University; Jason Bocarro, North Carolina State University; Michael Kanters, North Carolina State University; Gareth Jones, North Carolina State University
Sport Management Programs in the United States: Variance in Program Composition and Potential for Future Changes
Daniel Mahony, Kent State University; Robin Ammon, University of South Dakota; Marlene Dixon, Troy University; Michael Judd, Cardinal Stritch University
Are We Still Talking To Ourselves? A Symposium on the Impact of Sport Management Scholarship
Jacqueline McDowell, George Mason University; Damon Andrew, Louisiana State University; Robert Baker, George Mason University; Lisa Kihl, University of Minnesota; Daniel Mahony, Kent State University; Donna Pastore, The Ohio State University
Factors Impacting Hiring Decisions in Intercollegiate Athletics: An Experimental Design Approach
Chad D. McEvoy, Syracuse University; Steven M. Howell, Northern Illinois University; Katherine J. Hunzinger, Northern Illinois University
The Perceived Preparedness of Collegiate Sport Facility Managers
Craig Morehead, Old Dominion University; Michelle Redmond, Old Dominion University; Stephen Shapiro, Old Dominion University (Advisor)
Developing the Sport Industry Career Path Model as a Career Advising Tool in Sport Management: An Extension of Holland’s Theory
David Pierce, Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis; James Johnson, Ball State University
Success Predicting Success: Can Career Success Be Predicted by College Success?
Lisa Rufer, Virginia Commonwealth University; Mark Slavich, Virginia Commonwealth University; Carrie LeCrom, Virginia Commonwealth University (Advisor)
Positioning Sport Management Journals for Future Impact
David Shilbury, Deakin University; Marvin Washington, University of Alberta; Alison Doherty, Western University; Tracy Taylor, Univeristy of Technology, Sydney; Laurence Chalip, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; Daniel Funk, Temple University
Publish or Perish: Engaging with the Process of Publishing as a Graduate Student
Natalie L. Smith, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; Patti Millar, Western University; Joshua Lupinek, University of Minnesota; Rebecca Achen, The University of Kansas
Hitting the Wall in Academia: How to Handle Faculty Burnout
James Strode, Ohio Dominican University; Donna Pastore, The Ohio State University; Pamela Baker, George Mason University; Jacquelyn Cuneen, Bowling Green State University; Andy Gillentine, University of South Carolina; Dianna Gray, University of Northern Colorado; Heather Lawrence-Benedict, Ohio University; Lynn Ridinger, Old Dominion University
U.S. Sport Management Programs in Business Schools: State of the Field
Noni Zaharia, University of Northern Colorado; Anastasios Kaburakis, Saint Louis University; David Pierce, Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis
Research/Statistical Methodology
Concept Mapping in Sport Management Research
Elizabeth Delia, Florida State University; Jeffrey James, Florida State University (Advisor)
Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Techniques for Enhanced Sport Management Research
Mark DiDonato, Florida State University; Kyle Bunds, North Carolina State University; Joshua Newman, Florida State University (Advisor)
Assessing the Superiority of Event History Analysis Approaches in Sponsorship Forecasting: A Methodological Review
Jonathan Jensen, The Ohio State University; Brian Turner, The Ohio State University
Benefits of Campus Recreational Sport: A Rasch Calibration
Kyungun Kim, The University of Texas at Austin; Emily Sparvero, The University of Texas at Austin (Advisor)
Complexity Science Approaches: Opportunities to Inspire New Innovations and Insights for Sport Management Research Questions
Catherine Quatman-Yates, Cincinnatic Children's Hospital; University of Cincinnati College of Medicine
Estimating Doping Prevalance in Elite-Sports – An Agent-Based Computer Simulation Approach
Daniel Westmattelmann, University of Münster; Gerhard Schewe, University of Münster (Advisor); Sascha Hokamp, University of Hamburg; Marcel Goelden, University of Münster
Socio-Cultural
Leveraging Sport Participation Impacts of the Olympics: A Qualitative Case Study Analysis of Getting Started Leagues for Curling
Simon Barrick, University of Waterloo; Heather Mair, University of Waterloo (Advisor); Luke Potwarka, University of Waterloo (Advisor)
An Examination of Work-Life Balance for Sport Management Doctoral Students
Shaina Ervin, The Ohio State University; Kristy McCray, The Ohio State University; Donna Pastore, The Ohio State University (Advisor)
Corporate Sponsorship and Women's Sport: Lessons Learned from the Korean Ladies Professional Golf Association
Janet S. Fink, University of Massachusetts Amherst (Advisor); Soyoung Joo, University of Massachusetts Amherst; Heidi M. Parker, University of Southern Maine
Centrality and Racial Discrimination in Coach Promotions
Jeremy Foreman, Louisiana State University; Kwame Agyemang, Louisiana State University (Advisor); Brian Soebbing, Louisiana State University (Advisor)
Cell Block Cardio: Female Inmates’ Physical Activity Involvement
Caroline Heffernan, University of Minnesota; Jeremy Jordan, Temple University (Advisor)
The “Has-Been” Effect: Assessing Perceived Well-Being from College Sport Participation
Matthew Horner, Florida State University; Joshua Newman, Florida State University (Advisor)
Changing the Play: Using Action Research to Reform Youth Sport
Raquel Hutchinson, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; Laurence Chalip, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (Advisor); Jarrod Scheunemann, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (Advisor)
Management of Sport for Public Health: Defining the Field
Yuhei Inoue, University of Minnesota; Brennan Berg, The University of Memphis; Matthew T. Bowers, University of Texas at Austin; Packianathan Chelladurai, Troy University; James Du, Temple University; Lisa Kihl, University of Minnesota; Mikihiro Sato, James Madison University; Stacy Warner, East Carolina University
A Systematic Review of Sport and Youth Development
Gareth Jones, North Carolina State University; Michael Edwards, North Carolina State University; Jason Bocarro, North Carolina State University
The Power of Discourse: Managing Elite Youth Sport
annelies knoppers, University of Utrecht; froukje smits, University of Applied Sciences Utrecht; frank jacobs, The Hague University of Applied Science
Sport Events and Residential Happiness: Development of a Measuring Instrument
Meagan Littlejohn, University of Ottawa; Marijke Taks, University of Windsor
Sexual Assault Prevention: Rationale, Recommendations and Best Practices for Sport Managers in College Athletics
Kristy McCray, The Ohio State University; Donna Pastore, The Ohio State University (Advisor)
The Team Wore Pink: Ideographs and the First Women's World Ice Hockey Championship, Ottawa, 1990
Patrick Reid, University of Alberta; Daniel S. Mason, University of Alberta (Advisor)
Locating Sport and Recreation Policy in Rural Community Development
Kyle Rich, Western University; Fatima Braimoh, Western University; Laura Misener, Western University (Advisor)
Exploring Youth Attrition in the Oakville Soccer Club
Kristen Rogalsky, Western University; Dave Harris, Oakville Socer Club
Sport Fans and their Endangered Mascots: What do they Know and What can they Do?
Melanie Sartore-Baldwin, East Carolina University; Brian P. McCullough, Seattle University
Spectator Sport Involvement and Health: Analysis of a National Survey in Japan
Mikihiro Sato, James Madison University; Yuhei Inoue, University of Minnesota; Makoto Nakazawa, University of Tsukuba
Sport for Development: Reviewing the Field
Nico Schulenkorf, University of Technology, Sydney; Emma Sherry, La Trobe University; Katie Rowe, Deakin University
Married With Children: Does Family Structure Impact Perceptions of Fan-Family Conflict?
Jason Simmons, University of Cincinnati; T. Christopher Greenwell, University of Louisville
The New Gap Year: Exploring the Outcomes of Long-Term International Sport-for-Development Volunteering for American Millennials
Natalie L. Smith, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; Andrew Pickett, Texas A&M University; Adam Cohen, Texas Tech University (Advisor)
\"Sport as a Resource Caravan\: Examining the Efficacy of Sport as a Resource Provider for Adults Experiencing the Retirement Transition
David Walsh, University of Houston; B. Christine Green, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; Carole Holahan, University of Texas at Austin; Jessica Cance, The University of Texas at Austin
Sport, Community, and Health: The Benefits and Repercussions
Stacy Warner, East Carolina University; Emily Sparvero, The University of Texas at Austin; Bhibha Das, East Carolina University
Sport Tourism
The Motivational Trajectory of Active Sport Event Travel Careers: A Social Worlds Perspective
Richard Buning, The University of Memphis; Heather Gibson, University of Florida
Resident and Sport Tourist Sponsorship Recall and Behavior Intentions
Kostas Karadakis, Southern New Hampshire University; Thomas Aicher, University of Cincinnati
The RV Tailgater: Motivations of This Unique Lifestyle
Cheryl Rode, University of Tennessee, Knoxville; Robin Hardin, University of Tennessee, Knoxville (Advisor)
Assessing Spectator Perceptions of Service Quality at a Medium-Sized International Sporting Event
David Shonk, James Madison University; Gonzalo Bravo, West Virginia University; Luisa Velez-Colon, West Virginia University; Cindy Lee, West Virginia University
Sustainable Network Building through Sport Event Tourism? The Case of a Small-scale Sport Event
Hagen Wäsche, Karlsruhe Institute of Technology; Dan Ritter, University of Konstanz
Image Fit between Sport Events and Destination and Its Impact on Attitude and Future Behavior
Yinghui Zhang, Huaqiao University; Huizhen You, Shanghai University of Sport
Student Research Competition Finalist
An Empirical Examination of Participatory Sport Event Motives
James Du, Temple University; Daniel Funk, Temple University (Advisor)
Consumers' Comparative Evaluative Judgment of Athlete Endorsers
Shintaro Sato, University of Florida; Yong Jae Ko, University of Florida (Advisor)
No More \Good\ Intentions: Purchase Behaviors in Sponsorship
Noni Zaharia, University of Northern Colorado; David Stotlar, University of Northern Colorado (Advisor); Dianna Gray, University of Northern Colorado (Advisor); Rui Biscaia, Universidade Europeia, Lisboa: CIPER, Universidade de Lisboa
Student Research Competition Winner
A Place at the Table: How Sport Management Research Can Advance Institutional Theory
Florian Hemme, The University of Texas at Austin; Matthew T. Bowers, The University of Texas at Austin (Advisor)
Teaching
Sharing Knowledge and Celebrating Achievements within Sport Management Programs
John Borland, Springfield College; Emily Dane-Staples, St. John Fisher College; Dina Gentile, Endicott College; Gregory Kane, Eastern Connecticut State University; Marilyn Mather, Dowling College
Problem Based Learning for the Sport Management Classroom
Kevin Heisey, Liberty University; Vicky Martin, Liberty University
Underlying Factors Influencing Sport Management Graduate Students’ School Choice Decisions: A Means-End Analytic Approach
Steven M. Howell, Northern Illinois University; Amanda J. Salacinski, Northern Illinois University; Anthony Carter, Northern Illinois University; David B. Klenosky, Purdue University
Flipping a Sport Finance and Economics Class — Lessons Learned
Angela Lumpkin, Texas Tech University; Rebecca Achen, Universitiy of Kansas
Students' Search Behaviors, Goals and Expectations for Their Senior Internship
Michael Odio, University of Cincinnati; TzuShuo Ryan Wang, Kennesaw State University
Ticket Sales Training: Student Perspectives on an Embedded Experiential Learning Project
Dale Sheptak, Lake Erie College; Brian Menaker, Lake Erie College; Charles Campisi, Baldwin Wallace University
It's a Love/Hate Relationship: Work Motivation and Job Satisfaction of Sport Management Faculty Members
Sarah Stokowski, University of Arkansas; Bo Li, University of Arkansas; Stephen Dittmore, University of Arkansas
Contrapower Harassment: Experiences of Sport Management Female Faculty
Elizabeth Taylor, University of Tennessee, Knoxville; Cheryl Rode, University of Tennessee, Knoxville; Robin Hardin, University of Tennessee, Knoxville (Advisor)